Marcelo Novoa

Marcelo Novoa (Viña del Mar, Chile, 1964) is a poet, publisher, and literary critic. He is also an academic at the Pontificial Catholic University of Valparaiso. His publishing house, Puerto de Escape, with which he published Años Luz: Mapa Estelar de la Ciencia Ficción en Chile (2006), has published more than fifty novels and short stories by Chilean authors of fantastic literature. He also directs a webpage dedicated to the genre which has become an obligatory reference point for the Latin American fantastic literature scene.