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Until now I have concealed my purpose under the accommodating guise of literature. Der Literaturkongress – Deutschland.

Good but very, very strange fun. So, for example, he announces: The Literary Conference – US. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.

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The Literary Conference – Canada. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I would have loved to hear him speak in English or Spanish.

The new-found wealth and attendant fame bring advantages with them, but it’s just another incidental part of this much-“translated” story; so too is the performance of one of his plays at the local airport. 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. Any of a number of the plotlines — say, his ambition to clone writer Carlos Fuentes which he comes close to managing, but which does not work out quite as planned — would be enough to sustain the story, but Aira stacks up and connects quite a few very disparate layers.


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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. In this written version it is, of course, still in: The Literary Conference constantly keeps the reader guessing: It is both great fun and also has a serious intent, even literatuga that serious intent is merely to tell a good and unusual story.

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What’s particularly striking about The Literary Conference is the relatively matter-of-fact tone and straightforward narration. 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. 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.


El Congreso De Literatura/ the Literature Congress

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