Award Winners / Artist Profile

About the Artist

A native from Veracruz, México, Maria de Lourdes Victoria (Bellevue) is an international award-winning, bilingual author. Her second novel, Beyond Justice (Más Allá de la Justicia), took third place in Barcelona for the Planeta Award, 2010. Her first novel, The Children of the Sea (Los Hijos del Mar) was a finalist for the Mariposa Book Award, 2006. Maria’s short stories have been published in Spain, Argentina, México and the United States in prestigious literary journals.As 

As of the Fall of 2013, Maria will be teaching a writing workshop entirely in Spanish at The Port Townsend Writers' Conference.

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