Andahazi is a prizewinning Argentine writer who was born in Buenos Aires in 1963.
His works Las piadosas and Por encargo won awards at the Saint Thomas of Aquinas Institute’s national short-story contest.
In 1996, his novel El anatomista won the inaugural Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat Prize and was a finalist for the Planeta Prize.
Some of his other published works include La sede del amor y del placer, El padre del monstruo and La ciudad de los herejes. Andahazi’s books have been translated into several languages.