Sophie Lewis is Litro Contributing Editor in Rio and Guest Editor of Litro #114: Rio. She translates prose from French to English, writes, interviews, travels and tastes wine. She helped to found the BBC National Short Story Award in 2005, while she was a junior editor at Prospect magazine. She set up and managed the Europe office of Dalkey Archive Press in London until 2011. She now lives in Rio de Janeiro and is Editor at Large for the publishing house And Other Stories.