Gabriela Ybarra was born in Bilbao, Spain, in 1983. She currently lives in Madrid were she writes and works in social media analysis. The Dinner Guest is her first novel and was published to critical acclaim in Spain, where it won the Euskadi Literature Prize 2016, and in the UK, where it was longlisted for the 2018 Man Booker International Prize. She occasionally writes for El País. Her appearance is with the support of Acción Cultural Española (AC/E).
Events Gabriela Ybarra was involved in
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 6:00 PM
Authors Kai Aareleid, Joanne Ramos and Gabriela Ybarra will discuss their latest books involving young women who learn the world is not quite as it seems.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Rising Spanish author Gabriela Ybarra reads from her book, The Dinner Guest, before being interviewed by Catherine Graham.
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Authors from the European Union offer audiences a rare chance to hear acclaimed works recited live in the languages in which they were originally written.