Elena Poniatowska

Elena Poniatowska’s works include Hasta no verte Jesús mío, Tinísima, a biography about Tina Modotti, the Italian photographer. Other books include Nothing, Nobody, and Massacre in Mexico, Paseo de la reforma, and Cartas de Alvaro Mutis a Elena Poniatowska. Poniatowska is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and an Emeritus Fellowship from Mexico’s National Council of Culture and Arts. In 1979 she became the first woman to win the Mexican national award for journalism.