Mendes, Irene Vilar

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MENDES, Irene Vilar

MENDES, Irene Vilar. Also writes as Irene Vilar. Puerto Rican, b. 1969. Genres: Adult non-fiction. Career: Que Pasa magazine, Syracuse, NY, managing editor, 1985-87; La Casa Latinoamericana, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, public relations director, 1986-88; Point of Contact, Syracuse, NY, assistant to the editor, 1990-92, managing editor, 1993-98; Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, NY, acquisitions editor, 2000-02; University of Wisconsin Press, editor of The Americas book series, 2002-. Publications: (as Irene Vilar) A Message from God in the Atomic Age, trans. G. Rabassa, 1996, reprinted as The Ladies Gallery: A Memoir of Family Secrets, 1998; Sea Journal, 1997. Address: PO Box 721 University Station, Syracuse, NY 13214, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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