Carmen Rodriguez

Carmen Rodriguez

Carmen Rodríguez was born in Chile and came to Canada following the 1973 military coup in Chile. She made her home in Vancouver, where she works as a writer, educator and journalist. Her previous publications include a collection of poetry, Guerra Prolongada/Protracted War, and a collection of short stories, and a body to remember with/De cuerpo entero, along with contributions to numerous anthologies and journals. Rodríguez has received praise and accolades for her writing in both English and Spanish, and has been a finalist for the City of Vancouver Book Award as well as receiving honorary mention in the City of Santiago Literary Awards. Retribution is her latest book.

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