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César Aira: El congreso de literatura (The Literary Conference)

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Customers who bought this item also bought. Aira leads down one path, only to radically upset his premises and change route or, arguably, to take things to their logical conclusion — though it’s not a readily recognizable and familiar logic He describes himself as a ‘Mad Scientist’ of sorts, too; and he is a creator-author, with a lot in aiar mind.

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Would you like to tell us about a lower price? I can say that he writes beautiful Spanish as, indeed, does Aira. The Literary Conference – Canada. My Great Work is secret, clandestine, and encompasses my life in its entirety, even in its most insignificant folds and those that seem the most banal. I can understand why Cesar wanted to clone Carlos Fuentes as part of his plan to rule the world. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.


Fortunately, it is readily available in English, thanks to New Directions. The narrator is a translator and, on the side, a scientific experimentalistand the novella offers a series of “translations” — a concept he also puts in quotation marks when he refers to it regarding his account.

Worlds rose out of my bottomless perplexity. Because the prose in the English translations of these novels is wonderfully poetic yet lucid, I was particularly interested in hearing how Fuentes spoke English. The moment has come, I believe, to do another “translation” of the story I am telling in order to make clear my real intentions.

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Good but very, very strange fun. In this written version it is, of course, still in: Don’t have a Kindle? Because I am a writer, this causes no particular sira. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

His English was stunning, beautiful and very much like the translations from the Spanish I had read, even in his extemporaneous answers to questions from the audience. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Please note that these ratings solely represent the complete review ‘s biased interpretation and subjective opinion of the actual reviews and do not claim to accurately reflect or loteratura the views of the reviewers.

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Yet the novella is full of the fantastical, inserting the very unusual that Fuentes-cloning experiment goes really, really wrong, for one thing in the very everyday. There he uses a wasp to get a cell from Carlos Fuentesso he can clone him as part of his plan to rule the world, all the while enjoying the swimming ep, watching the staging in the airport of a post-modern story of Adam and Dde, which he wrote some time ago, and hoping to bump into a former lover. Explore the Home Gift Guide.


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