Juan Gabriel Vásquez. Photograph: Ulf Andersen/Getty Images

Juan Gabriel Vásquez can’t stop smiling, but it’s a calm, serene smile. The kind of smile that says “it is very nice to win another prize”. He has (...)

“The disappeared” is a term the Irish know only too well, thanks to the efforts of our own homegrown killers. It was the Argentinian military j(...)