Thursday, January 11, 2007

Tameme Is Back! Cadena's "Carne verde, piel negra ~ An Avocado from Michoacan" Is Tameme Chapbooks ~ Cuadernos's First Title

Mexican writer Agustin Cadena's exquisite short story "Carne verde, piel negra" with my translation as "An Avocado from Michoacan" is Tameme Chapbooks ~ Cuadernos's first title. The cover, by graphic designer Ines Hilde, features the painting "Aguacates" by Edgar Soberon.(Click here to see a larger and sharper image of the cover). Read more about Cadena in an interview reprinted on, and on He also blogs at El vino y la hiel. More anon.