GLOBAL ICON AWARDS 2018: ÓSCAR LIMACHE (Republic of Peru)
AuthorofViaje a la lengua del puercoespín (Journey to the Language of the Porcupine, 1989), Un año con trece lunas. El cine visto por los poetas peruanos (A Thirteen Moons Year. Movies Seen by Peruvian Poets, 1995), Vuelo de identidad (Flight of Identity, 2004), among other books.
As a translator, Limache has published in Spanish language works by Indian writer Rabindranath Tagore (Stray birds / Pájarosextraviados, 2013), Armenian poet Lola Koundakjan and Brazilian authors Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis, Carlos Drummond de Andrade and CecíliaMeireles.He is currently working on translations of poetry books of Indian authors as Nabaneeta Dev Sen and Abhay Kumar.
Limache is director of LA APACHETA EDITORES (publishing house), DIENTEDE LEÓN (“Dandelion”, poetic magazine) and TRILCE Cultural Center in Lima, Peru.