Mariano


Mariano

Translator, proofreader, fiction and poetry writer, spanish teacher and journalist.

Education

2007 | ISET N° XVIII, Rosario, Argentina – Técnico superior en Periodismo (Technician in Journalism).

2006 | Instituto Roberto Arlt, Rosario, Argentina – Corrector literario (Technician in literary correction)

Languages

Spanish (NATIVE); English; Catalan; French; Portuguese

Computer skills

Microsoft Word (2007) | OpenOffice | Microsoft Windows (3.1, 95, 98, XP, Vista) | Linguatec Personal Translator (v14.0) | Word Magic Translator (v6.0) | Promt (v8.5) | Stylus | Adobe Photoshop CS5 | Adobe Illustrator CS5 | Adobe Indesign CS5 | Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 | Adobe Audition (portable) | Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 | Windows Movie Maker | Gif Movie Gear (2.6) | Koolmoves (8.3.2) | QuarkXPress (9.3) | Adobe Freehand MX | Google Chrome | FileZilla (3.6.0) | Celtx (2.9.1) | Joomla | HTML | FLASH | aTube Catcher | Windows Messenger | Skype | Facebook | Tweeter | Gmail | Linkedin | WhatsAp

Work experience

  • 04.2012 – Today: Creative writing teacher – Taller de escritura creativa Plumas de Roses (Roses, Spain)
  • 10.2011 – Today: Fiction writer – Literary agency, Agencia literaria LiteralRights (Barcelona, Spain)
  • 12.2009 – 3.2011: General Director – Monthly magazine, Revista Question (Rosario, Argentina)
  • 02.2009 – 10.2009: Journalist – Economics and Business journalism Revista Nueva Economía (La Paz, Bolivia)
  • 03-2009 – 10.2009: General Director – Tourism, gastronomy, psychology and entertainment, Tendencias del buen vivir (La Paz, Bolivia)
  • Occasional: Journalist contributor writing news about different topics related to Latin America – Revista Trofeo Pesca & Revista Capital (Madrid, Spain)
  • 2007: Journalist, writing general news – Posting «Portal San Martín» (Rosario, Argentina)
  • 06.2006 – 08.2006: Journalist, writing general news – Semanario «30 Noticias» (Rosario, Argentina)

Literary Awards

In Spain

  • 2011 | 2nd prize ‘CAM’ Gabriel Miró.
  • 2011 | 2nd prize «Premios Argaya 2011»
  • 2011 | Finalist «Premio de novela breve `Ciudad de Barbastro´»
  • 2010 | 2nd prize ex aequo «Premios Argaya 2010»
  • 2010 | 1st prize «V concurso Valleca Cuenta»
  • 2010 | 1st prize «Concurso de novela breve `Salvador García Aguilar´»
  • 2010 | 1st prize «Concurso de novela breve `Felipe Trigo XXIX´»
  • 2009 | 3rd prize «Premio internacional `Noble Villa de Portugalete´»
  • 2009 | 1st prize «Premio internacional Tierra de Monegros»
  • 2008 | 2nd prize «Premio internacional `Noble Villa de Portugalete´»

In Argentina

  • 2011 | 1st prize «XXXIV Premio internacional `El Quijote de Plata´»
  • 2008 | 1st prize «XVII `Atienza Riquelme´»
  • 2008 | 1st mention «Leopoldo Lugones 2008»
  • 2008 | 1st mention «July 5, 1807, un pueblo en armas»
  • 2007 | 1st mention «Alcides Greca»
  • 2004 | 2nd prize «Eugenio Zagarzazu»

In Australia

  • 2012 | 2nd prize «Primer concurso internacional Hontanar»

In Peru

  • 2009 | Finalist «II Bienal premio internacional `Cope´ de novela»

In Uruguay

  • 2007 | 3rd prize «Pocho Alberto Domínguez»

In Colombia

  • 2005 | Finalist «Premio `Álvaro Cepeda Samudio´»

Book published

  • 2011 | Ni diez kilómetros de maternidad – Fiction, Humor short story (Algaida ediciones, Spain)
  • 2010 | Sin gloria morir – Fiction – Social short story (Editorial Aguaclara, Spain)
  • 2010 | Planta baja. Relatorio – Fiction – Fairy tales, Anthology (Editorial 1690, Argentina)
  • 2010 | «Polémica de la vida y un gol» – Fiction – Humor story (Comarca de Monegros, Spain)
  • 2009 | Antología «Voces con Vida» – Fiction – Fairy tales, Anthology (Editorial Palabras y Plumas, Mexico)
  • 2008 | Antología del «Certamen Internacional Art Nalón Letras de España» – Fiction – Social tales, Anthology (Spain)
  • 2007 | The hispanoamerican newspaper, N° 34 – Fiction – Fairy tale, Newspaper (Sydney, Australia)
  • 2007 | 30 cuentistas hispanoamericanos. – Fiction – Fairy tale, Anthology Literaturas.com
  • 2006 | Los rostros y las tramas, antología. – Fiction – Love story, Anthology (Editorial Dunken, Argentina)
  • 2005 | El acróbata de plastilina – Fiction – Fairy tale (Editorial De los cuatro vientos, Argentina)

Book unpublished

  • 2012 | Tantas habitaciones – Speculative fiction stories
  • 2010 | El hombre que tocaba con soñar el piano – Absurd novel
  • 2008 | Las dos hermanas  – Social short story
  • 2007 | La rebelión de los románticos – Social novel
  • 2005 | Felipe Flap – Humor and fairy tales