Aline Davidoff 1957-2017

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The legacy that Aline left this organization is profound and invaluable. Thank you, Aline, for the generosity and dedication you used to lead this fight for one of the most important freedoms for human beings, freedom of expression. You fought for our rights every minute of your life.

Aline Davidoff (1957-2017) was President of PEN Mexico from 2013 to 2015. She studied literature in the New School in New York. Among her books are the novel El sueño correcto, and a book of short stories, Sólo un cerro. Her poems and prose have appeared in various anthologies like Memoria poética de la Alhambra. Aline also worked for theater and movies.

We offer our condolences to her friends and family; we hope they will all find solace soon. We offer as well our thanks, our love and our very good memories.

Aline Davidoff with (L-R) Rita Gracián, Lucina Kathmann, Alica Quiñones, Rose Mary Espinoza, Víctor Sahuatoba, and Elizabeth Starcevic

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