C. M. MAYO
Author of Metaphysical Odyssey into the Mexican Revolution, etc.

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Dispatch from the Sister Republic or, Papelito Habla
By C.M. Mayo
FORTHCOMING IN KINDLE, 2017

A long essay of creative nonfiction about the Mexican literary landscape and the power of the book by a noted translator and the author of the novel based on the true story, The Last Prince of the Mexican Empire, and Sky Over El Nido, winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award, among other works about Mexico. Read more about C.M. Mayo's books and translations here.

Selected excerpts:


Lord Kingsborough and Antiquities of Mexico

What the Muse Sent Me About the Tenth Muse, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz

A Visit to the Casa de la Primera Imprenta de América, Mexico City

On the Relación of Cabeza de Vaca


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