Daniel Galera

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Daniel Galera
Daniel galera.jpg
Born (1979-07-13) 13 July 1979 (age 35)
São Paulo, Brazil
Occupation Author
Language Portuguese
Nationality Brazilian
Genre Fiction
Website
www.ranchocarne.org

Daniel Galera (São Paulo, 1979) is a Brazilian writer, translator and editor. He was born in São Paulo, but was raised and spent most of his life in Porto Alegre, until 2005 when he went back to São Paulo. He is considered by critics to be one of the most influential young authors in Brazilian literature. Daniel is one of the founders of the publishing house Livros do Mal and had some of his works adapted into plays and movies.

Works[edit]

Novels[edit]

  • Barba ensopada de sangue (Blood-Drenched beard), Companhia das Letras, 2012;
  • Cordilheira (Mountain range),Compahia das Letras, 2008.
  • Mãos de Cavalo (Horse Hands), Companhia das Letras, 2006;
  • Até o dia em que o cão morreu (Until the day the dog died), Livros do Mal, 2003.

Short stories[edit]

  • Dentes Guardados (Stored Teeth) [1], Livros do Mal, 2001.

Participation in anthologies[edit]

  • Lusofonica: La Nuova narrativa in Lingua Portoghese, La Nuova Frontiera, Itália, 2006.
  • Sex'n'Bossa, Mondadori, Itália, 2005;
  • Contos de Bolso, Casa Verde, 2005;
  • Os Cem Menores Contos Brasileiros do Século, Ateliê Editorial, 2004;
  • Contos de oficina 24, WS, 2000;
  • Literatura Século XXI, vol. 2, Blocos, 1999.

Translations[edit]

  • "Manuale per investire cani" (Dentes Guardados), Arcana Libri, Itália, 2004.
  • "Manos de caballo" (Mãos de Cavalo), Interzona, Argentina, 2007.
  • "Mãos de Cavalo"(Mãos de Cavalo), Portugal, Caminho, 2008.
  • "Sogni all'alba del ciclista urbano" (Mãos de Cavalo), Mondadori, Itália, 2008.
  • "Cordilheira" (Cordilheira), Portugal, Caminho, 2010.
  • "Paluche" (Mãos de Cavalo), Gallimard, France, 2010.
  • "Flut" (Barba ensopada de sangue), Suhrkamp Verlag, 2013.
  • "Blood-Drenched Beard" (Barba ensopada de sangue), Hamish Hamilton, UK, 2014

Awards and recognitions[edit]

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