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Denis’ roar of laughter
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Denis’ roar of laughter

The night is a faceless angel, / A black horse, / his shadow gallops off into the distance, / from the lights, / he flees, he keeps out of sight, / and weaves the winds for black wings, / and it is his skin where he hides his shadow, / […]

“Vlad”, by Carlos Fuentes
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“Vlad”, by Carlos Fuentes

A modern, Mexican twist on the “Dracula” tale, “Vlad” is equally soaked with satire and horror. In moving the most iconic vampire in literature to modern day Mexico City, Fuentes creates intriguing undertones questioning the problems of the Mexican middle class, and the society’s approach to death. Kim Evans Carlos […]