Brenda Navarro was born in 1982. She studied Sociology and Feminist Economics at UNAM in Mexico City. She has a Masters in Gender Studies from the University of Barcelona. In 2016 she founded #EnjambreLiterario a group of writers who promote writing by women. She researches and writes about women’s labour, women’s access to culture, digital rights and humanities, and migration. Empty Houses is her debut novel. She lives in Madrid.