Books

Karmele Jaio (Vitoria-Gasteiz, 1970) has written three collections of stories – Hamabost zauri [Fifteen Wounds] (Elkar, 2004; Heridas crónicas, 2010, Ttarttalo), Zu bezain ahul [As Weak As You] (2007, Elkar) and Ez naiz ni [Not Me] (2102, Elkar) – two novels – Amaren eskuak [My Mother’s Hands] (2006, Elkar; Las manos de mi madre, Ttarttalo, 2008) and Musika airean [Music in the Air] (2010, Elkar; Música en el aire, Ttarttalo, 2013), and a book of poetry, Orain hilak ditugu (2015, Elkar). Amaren eskuak [My Mother’s Hands], which was well received by Basque readers, has been adapted for the screen by Mireia Gabilondo and was presented at the San Sebastian International Film Festival. Her stories have also been adapted for the theater: in 2010, Ramón Barea directed her work Ecografías [Ultrasound], which was based on the author’s short story of the same title. Her short stories has been published in Best European Fiction 2017 antology and in many other antologies.

Best European Fiction 2017 (Dalkey Archive Press)

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Ten books from the Basque Country

Our Wars. Short Fictions on Basque conflicts. (University of Nevada)

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Ultrasounds. Basque Women Writers on Motherhood

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Emekiro. Verhalen van jonge schrijfters uit baskenland (Zirimiripress Amsterdam)

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Mutters hande (Pahl-Rugenstein)

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Музыка в воздухе 

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Las manos de mi madre (Ttarttalo, 2008)

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Heridas crónicas (Ttarttalo, 2010)

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Música en el aire (Ttarttalo, 2013)

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Nuestras guerras. Relatos sobre los conflictos vascos. (Lengua de trapo, 2014)

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Orain hilak ditugu (Elkar, 2015)

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Ez naiz ni (Elkar, 2012)

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Musika airean (Elkar, 2009)

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Zu bezain ahul (Elkar, 2007)

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Amaren Eskuak (Elkar, 2006)

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Hamabost zauri (Elkar, 2004)

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