Horacio Castellanos Moya


Horacio CASTELLANOS MOYA was born in 1957 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. He grew up and studied in  Salvador and went into exile from 1979 in many countries. He currently teaches at the University of Iowa. He has written twelve novels, which have won numerous awards, death threats and international recognition.



Autobiography for Quais du Polar

Horacio Castellanos Moya is a hypocondriac embittered writer, who tends to see only the dark side of things, who distrusts the human being, and feels ill-at-ease amongst his fellow men.



Favorite “noir”

livre : L’aveugle au pistolet, Chester Himes

film : L’ultime razzia, Stanley Kubrick

auteur : Georges Simenon

auteur : Tres veces te engañé, Paquita la del Barrio