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Felipe Franco Munhoz

Felipe Franco Munhoz was born in São Paulo, Brazil, in 1990. His debut novel “Mentiras”,  was awarded a Bolsa Funarte de Criação Literária (a grant from the Brazilian National Foundation for the Arts) and was published in 2016 . It was followed by the  play “Identidades' ' (2018) and by the poetry-drama mixture “Lanternas ao nirvana” (2022).  He has translated a selection of Pushkin’s poetry from Russian “O Cavaleiro de Bronze e outros Poemas” (Kalinka, 2022),  which was awarded an ABRALIC prize. In 2023, Franco Munhoz was recipient of an Art Omi Writer’s residency in Omi, NY.