Tatiana Salem Levy (1979) is a Brazilian writer. She was born in Portugal, while her parents were in exile, during the Brazilian dictatorship. Tatiana is of Jewish-Turkish descent.
She studied literature at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro and at the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, and holds a PhD in Literature.
- Winner of the São Paulo Prize for Literature 2008, for The House in Smyrna (A Chave de Casa, 2007);
- Finalist of the Jabuti Award 2008, for The House in Smyrna (A Chave de Casa, 2007);
- Shortlisted for the São Paulo Prize for Literature 2012, for Dois Rios (2011);
- Finalist of the Portugal Telecom Prize 2012, for Dois Rios (2011);
- Selected among the Best of Young Brazilian Novelists 2012 by Granta.
- The House in Smyrna, tr. Alison Entrekin ( Scribe, 2015, 160 p. Original title: A chave de casa, 2007);
- Paralelos (2004)
- 25 Mulheres que Estão Fazendo a Nova Literatura Brasileira (2005)
- Recontando Machado (2008), Dicionário Amoroso da Língua Portuguesa(2009).
- A Experiência de Fora: Blanchot, Foucault e Deleuze, Relume Dumará, (2003).
- A Chave de Casa (2007)
- Dois Rios (2011)
- Tanto mar (2013, children’s book)
- Paraíso (2014).