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CAROL BENSIMON was born in Porto Alegre in 1982 and currently lives in Mendocino, California.


She published the novels Diorama (2022), We all loved cowboys (2013), Sinuca embaixo d’água (2009) and O Clube dos Jardineiros de Fumaça (2017) – shortlisted for the São Paulo Prize of Literature and winner of the Jabuti Award.

In 2012, she was included in the edition The Best Young Brazilian Writers of the British Magazine Granta. Her books have been published in France, Italy, the United States, Argentina and Spain.

Carol Bensimon has a master's degree in Creative Writing from PUCRS.

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