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Pitol, Aira, and Vila-Matas are writers who could turn a description of a sidewalk crack into a Scheherazadean fugue. Having a hard time with the “Here’s who I’ve known” and “Here’s how I’ve done it” author books these days.

Both this book and Roberto Bolano’s Between Parenthesis discuss a novel Pitol wrote that I really, really, really hope gets translated next. Readers of Spanish language fiction would know of the Miguel de Cervantes Prize. There are many stylistic shifts in the book, but they are unified by his voice. Jan 09, Alberto Philips rated it it was df. May 30, Guillermo Gonca rated it liked it.


El arte de la fuga

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Un escritor olvidado, de trabajos olvidados, conocido en gran parte solamente por el mundillo cultural y literario. I also appreciate the way time is dealt with throughout, and the way you can see Pitol’s mind working First of all, it’s a lovely book, masterful in every respect Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Hay que leerlo simplemente porque leer a Pitol es una delicia, un verdadero agasajo. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of laa.

For one, marketing it as a book that “defies fyga is simply a cover for what felt like a hodgepodge of totally miscellaneous writing diaries, articles on literature, some travelogues, some misc. El Arte de La Fuga. Todavia Tu Maria Tena. Sergio De Luna rated it liked it Dec 18, How am I supposed accurately describe the contents of this book to people? Todo es una maravilla, pero tengo algunos favoritos: Goodreads helps you keep track of books fjga want to read.

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I do not read any other language than English, so my assumptions on what makes a good translator might be inaccurate, and at the pitoo aren’t informed of the nuances of its craft. Pitol potol me, in that respect, of the late Bellow, so warmed by his self-regard and the praise of the friends and readers he’d chosen.


Hensen, who I had never heard of, did a great job with the translation — the language works well in English, and I feel a poetry to the movement that reminds me of other translators I love Chris Andrews and Margeret Jill-Costa. Really great to randomly find this while I was reading it. Cualquier novedad los amedrenta. Other books in this series. The text flows like water. Deep Vellum is a non profit based in Texas. Su paso por Barcelona: The book opens with some awful pages about Venice, in which the narrator rehearses all sorts of pa about the city: Its a honest book, entertaining, good for lietarture education.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. With a short introduction by friend and fellow Spanish language writer Enrique Vila-Matas, the work begins with Pitol travelling and misplacing his glasses, he is in Venice, blurry eyed with mists descending. sefgio

If you’re reading this book to gain insight on the life of Pitol, you’re likely to be disappointed. Other books in the series.