Yuri Herrera




Yuri Herrera (Actopan, Mexico, 1970) is a political scientist, editor, and contemporary Mexican writer.
His first novel to appear in English, Signs Preceding the End of the World (trans. Lisa Dillman, And Other Stories), was published to great critical acclaim in 2015 and included in many Best-of-Year lists, including The Guardian's Best Fiction and NBC News’s Ten Great Latino Books, going on to win the 2016 Best Translated Book Award. As of 2017, three of his novels have been translated in to English by And Other Stories.
He is currently teaching at the Tulane University, in New Orleans.





The best books of all time by Yuri Herrera

  1. 2317 . Signs Preceding the End of the World by Yuri Herrera

    Signs Preceding the End of the World is one of the most arresting novels to be published in Spanish in the last ten years. Yuri Herrera does not simply write about the border between Mexico and the...

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