Samanta Schweblin and her translator Megan McDowell are longlisted for the 2017 Man Booker International Prize for Fever Dream.
Words Without Borders (WWB): Tell us about how you became a writer. Was it a vocation, an accident? How has your relationship to writing changed over time? Have your goals and objectives changed throughout the years?
Samanta Schweblin: I remember at five year old, before I even knew how to write, telling stories to my mom at...
Creative writing is considered to be any writing, fiction, poetry, or non-fiction, that goes outside the bounds of normal professional, journalistic, academic, and technical forms of literature.