Carmen Naranjo

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Birthday
30, 1928
Birthplace
Cartago, Costa Rica
Death Date
Jan 4, 2012 (83)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
30, 1928
Birthplace
Cartago, Costa Rica
Death Date
Jan 4, 2012 (83)

About

Costa Rican novelist, poet, and essayist. Her most well-known short story was published in And We Sold the Rain: Contemporary Fiction from Central America in 1996.

Before Fame

She studied Philology at the University of Costa Rica and later attended the Universidad Autónoma de México and the University of Iowa for post-graduate studies.

Trivia

She served as the Costa Rican Minister of Culture and Ambassador to Italy in the 1970s.

Family Life

She was born in Cartago, Costa Rica.

Associated With

The work of Claribel Alegria was also featured in And We Sold the Rain.