a novelist and a poet. She is the current President of the Paraguayan
Academy of Spanish Language.
Her first novel, Los nudos del silencio, was already
translated to Italian and French. She published her second
novel, Vagos de la tierra, en 1998. Her third novel, La Querida, was awarded the Premio de la Municipalidad de
Asunción en 2011. One of her numerous volumes of short stories,
translated into French, was published under the title, Sécheresse et autres contes, by Editions L'Harmattan in
Paris, France, in 2013. Her most recent book of poetry,
was translated from Spanish into French by French poet Alain
Saint-Saëns, and it will be published in 2017 in France by
Presses Universitaires du Nouveau Monde. Alain Saint-Saëns,
as a literary critic, analyzed Renée Ferrer's poetry within
El trébol de cuatro hojas. Poetas
paraguayos, published by University Press of
the South in 2017.