The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Ronaldo Menéndez

Ronaldo Menéndez was born in Havana, Cuba, in 1970. His books include three story collections—Alguien se va lamiendo todo (Someone's Going Around Licking Everything), which won the David de Cuba Prize in 1990; El derecho al pataleo de los ahorcados (The Right of the Hanged to Kick), which won the Casa de las Américas prize in 1997; and De modo que esto es la muerte (So This Is Death), 2002—and three novels: La piel de Insesa (Inesa's Skin), which won the Lengua de Trapo Narrative Prize in 1999; Las bestias (The Beasts), 2006; and Río Quibú (Quibú River), 2008.

Stories by Ronaldo Menéndez published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
  Insular Menu, Vol. 13, No. 1