Ernesto Mestre-Reed

Ernesto Mestre-Reed is the author of two novels, The Lazarus Rumba and The Second Death of Unica Aveyano.   His work has been described as a blend of Surrealism and machismo that explores a landscape of elation, angst, betrayal, torture, murder, passion and love. Born in Guantanamo, Oriente, Cuba, Mestre currently lives in New York City and teaches at Sarah Lawrence College.


Contemporary Writers Reading Series - Fall 2004