• Spain

Born in Seville, Elisa studied Philosophy and Education. She has published two books of short stories, Porn & Pains in 2013, and La sombra de los pinos in 2018, and contributed to several anthologies. Her debut novel, Oldladyvoice, was published in Spanish in 2019 to great critical acclaim. Her latest works are the novel The Gospel (El Evangelio), and The Hinge (El quicio), an illustrated book in collaboration with the artist Mireia Pérez, both published in 2021.
FEATURED BOOK: oldladyvoice. Tr. Charlotte Whittle, And Other Stories, 2021. Marina is an anxious but bubbly 9-year-old facing numerous challenges in 1990s Spain. “An unsettling picture of the millennium’s end.” (The Guardian)