Valeria Luiselli

Writer

Valeria Luiselli, born in Mexico City and now settled in New York, is the author of the book of essays Sidewalks (2013) and the widely acclaimed novel Faces in the Crowd (2012). Luiselli has collaborated in numerous multidisciplinary projects, including a ballet libretto and a novella. Her short fiction and non-fiction has appeared in The New York Times, Granta, Brick, McSweeneys and Dazed and Confused, among others. She has previously lived in Costa Rica, South Korea, South Africa, India and Spain.