Francisco Díaz Klaassen

Santiago de Chile , 1984

Francisco Díaz-Klaassen (Santiago de Chile, 1984) graduated with a major in English literature from the Pontificia Universidad Católica (PUC) and is now studing an MA in Creative Writing an NYU. He is the author of the novels Antología del cuento Nuevo chileno (2009) and El hombre sin acción (2011). In 2010 he was awarded with the Roberto Bolaño prize and was selected by the International Book Fair of Guadalajara, in their 25 anniversary, as one of the “25 best-kept secrets of Latin America”.