Anatomy of a (Translated) Page: Julián López’s <i>A Beautiful Young Woman</i> Anatomy of a (Translated) Page: Julián López’s A Beautiful Young Woman

At just over forty thousand words, Julián López’s A Beautiful Young Woman, published last week, is a slender novel, just too long to be deemed a novella. But despite its brevity,Read more »

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