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About Carlos Labbé

Carlos Labbé is a Chilean novelist, journalist and editor, and was chosen as one of Granta’s Best of Young Spanish-Language Novelists in 2010. His novels include Navidad y Matanza (2007) and Locuela (2009). He has also written short story collections and recorded three albums.

Articles by Carlos Labbé

This week's editor

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Our guest editor, Valsamis Mitsilegas, director of the Criminal Justice Centre at Queen Mary University of London, introduces this week’s theme: Privacy and Surveillance in 2016.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

An apparition: extraditing Victor Jara’s suspected killer

The struggle to bring one of the protest singer’s suspected killers from the USA back to his native Chile will remind Chileans of the struggle to extradite and try Pinochet himself. And while Jara’s case helped to draw attention to ‘disappearances’ under the regime, hundreds of families still have no answers

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