Roberto Quesada, whom Kurt Vonnegut described as "a witty, lively and talented writer", was born in Honduras in 1962. In 1986 he founded and directed the literary magazine 'SobreVuelo' and is the author of El desertor, Los barco, The Ships and El humano y la diosa which was awarded the prize of the Instituto Latinoamericano de Escritores in the US. His third novel, Big banana, was also well received. He is currently First Secretary of the Honduras Embassy in the UN. His short stories have appeared in anthologies published in Germany, Russia, Great Britain and Spain. His most recent novel is the bestseller Nunca entres por miami.

Festivals: 2004 (fall)

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