Las noventa Habanas

Un libro que reúne 19 relatos, donde La Habana no es una ciudad sino muchas, cambia con la luz del día y las tonalidades del mar

Dainerys Machado Vento (1986) was born in Havana, Cuba, and is co-founder of the publisher Sualos/Swallows. She is the author of Las noventa Habanas. The short story ‘The Color of Balloons,’ included in Granta. The Best of Young Spanish Language Novelists, is part of her new project, El álbum de las treintañeras.

Will Vanderhyden is a freelance translator of Spanish and Latin American literature. He has received fellowships from the NEA and Lannan foundations. His translation of Rodrigo Fresán’s The Invented Part won the 2018 Best Translated Book Award for fiction. For Granta 155, Will Vanderhyden translated ‘The Color of Balloons’ by Dainerys Machado Vento.

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“Los ejes centrales de Las noventa Habanas, mujeres en su mayoría, en ocasiones ceden sus lugares a niñas protagonistas que sostienen sobre sí el peso de no pocas de las mejores páginas del compendio y de la historia cubana…”

LAURA RUIZ MONTES