Malayerba: Chronicles from Sinaloa and the Drug War, by Javier Valdez Cárdenas (RíoDoce)

Who is Javier Valdez Cárdenas? Born in Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico in the late 1960s, Valdez Cárdenas has been a correspondent for newpaper La Jornada and is the founding editor of RíoDoce, distributed throughout Sinaloa since 2003. He is the author of a number of books in Spanish, the most recent is Con la granada en la boca (With a Grenade in the Mouth) published by Editorial Aguilar in 2014. The Malyerba column is a regular short story feature in RíoDoce.

Malayerba: Chronicles from Sinaloa and the Drug War
By Javier Valdez Cárdenas of RíoDoce
(Translated by Patrick Timmons)

God Does Not Exist
3 February 2014

The Enemy
18 February 2014

Between the Furrows
24 February 2014

Happy Hour
8 March 2014

Day Laborers
10 March 2014

Drunk
19 March 2014

The Bedroom
14 April 2014

The Shootout
15 April 2014

Celebration
21 April 2014

Mother’s Pride
7 May 2014

Drugs/Love
22 May 2014

The Business Meeting
28 May 2014

St. Jude the Apostle
16 June 2014

Good Folk
14 July 2014

 

(Note: Dates come from date of English translation and are not those of original publication in Spanish.)

 

 

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