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Fabio Morábito

Fabio Morábito is a writer, translator, and professor at the Institute of Philological Research at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Born in Egypt, Morábito grew up in Italy and relocated to Mexico when he was fifteen. He has published four books of poetry, four short-story collections, one book of essays, and two novels, and has translated into Spanish the work of many great Italian poets of the twentieth century, including Eugenio Montale and Patrizia Cavalli. Morábito has been awarded numerous prizes, most recently the Xavier Villaurrutia Prize, Mexico’s highest literary award, for Home Reading Service (2019). His work has been translated into several languages. He lives in Mexico City.

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