31 MARCH 2016
Valeria Tentoni, born in Bahía Blanca, 1985, is a writer and journalist.
Since 2011, she is the editor of the Audiotheque of Contemporary Poetry. She is the author of Batalla sonora (published in Chile by Manual Ediciones, 2009), Ajuar (which won the first price in Editorial Ruinas Circulares’ contest in Buenos Aires, 2011) and Antitierra (again in Chile, by Libros del Pez Espiral, 2014). She is also the author of two short story collections: El sistema del silencio (17 Grises, Bahía Blanca, 2012) and Furia diamante, that came out in 2015 in the young writer’s collection Leer es futuro from the Cultural Ministry of Argentina. She participated as a screenwriter in the movie El abrigo del viento, directed by Romina Haurie (Lupa Productora, 2013).
Tentoni also has been included in several anthologies, like young Latin American writers Voces -30 (Ebooks Patagonia, 2014) or Penúltimos. 33 poetas de Argentina 1965-1985, published in 2014 by the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.