Project Description

Manuel Soriano

Born in Buenos Aires, in 1977, Manuel Soriano lives in Montevideo, Uruguay. His first collection of short stories, La Caricia como método de tortura was published in 2007. Since then he wrote one novel, Rugby (Alfaguara, 2010), and a collection of related short stories, Variaciones de Koch, which as awarded the most prestigious literary prize in Uruguay (Premio Nacional Narradores de la Banda Oriental). His latest novel, Fundido a blanco, was published in 2013 in Uruguay.

He also writes and publishes illustrated books for children.