Samanta Schweblin is the author of Fever Dream, a Man Booker International Award finalist and her first novel to be translated into English. Granta named her one of the twenty-two best Spanish writers under the age of 35, and she is on the BogotÃ¡39-2017 list. Her pieces have won multiple accolades in Spanish, including the famous Juan Rulfo Story Award, and have appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, and other publications in English. She has had her work translated into twenty different languages. Megan McDowell was born in Buenos Aires and now lives in Berlin. She has translated works by many current South American and Spanish authors, and her work has appeared in journals such as The New Yorker, Harper's, The Paris Review, McSweeney's, Words Without Borders, and Vice. She is a Chilean citizen.