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Ingrid Rojas Contreras



Jeremiah Barber

Ingrid Rojas Contreras was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia. Her essays and short stories have appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books, Electric Literature, Guernica, and Huffington Post, among others. She has received fellowships and awards from The Missouri Review, Bread Loaf Writer's Conference, VONA, Hedgebrook, The Camargo Foundation, Djerassi Resident Artists Program and the National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures. She is the book columnist for KQED Arts, the Bay Area's NPR affiliate. Her new book is "Fruit of the Drunken Tree."


Books:
Fruit of the Drunken Tree
Nuestras Raices
Doubleday
July 2018
ISBN 9780385542722
Hardcover, 320 pages
$26.95, INSTORE
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"When women of color write history, we see the world as we have never seen it before. More/less

La Fruta del Borrachero
Nuestras Raices
Vintage Espanol
October 2018
ISBN 9780525564010
400 pages
$16.00, INSTORE
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Un debut fascinante situado en Colombia durante la violencia devastadora de los años 90 sobre una joven protegida y una empleada doméstica adolescente, quienes inician una improbable amistad que amenaza con deshacerlas a ambas. More/less

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