NYU Global/Liberal Studies’ Lina Meruane has won the Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Literary Prize for her recent novel, Sangre en el Ojo. Meruane, a Chilean scholar, writer, and cultural journalist, has authored three other novels—Póstuma, Cercada, and Fruta Podrid. Dr. Meruane teaches Latin American Cultures in NYU’s Global Liberal Studies Program. More information is available here.
Lina Meruane has won the Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Literary Prize