Leila Guerriero, born in 1967 in Junín, Argentina, has lived in Buenos Aires since 1984. She has won numerous awards for her journalism. Her distinctly literary reporting has been published in many newspapers and magazines, including »La Nación«, »Rolling Stone«, »El País« and »Gatopardo«. Her collection of reports »Frutos extraños. Crónicas reunidas 2001–2008« (tr: Strange Fruit) was published in German translation in 2014.