Alexis Iparraguirre

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Alexis Iparraguirre (Lima, 1974) is a Peruvian short story writer.[1]

His book of short stories, El Inventario de las Naves (The Inventory of Ships), won the prestigious PUCP National Prize for Narrative in 2005.[2]


Iparraguirre studied Linguistics and Literature at Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (PUCP) and holds an MFA degree in Creative Writing in Spanish from New York University (NYU). He is currently a PhD student in the Program of Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages at CUNY Graduate Center.[3]