Showing posts from September, 2019

Roberto Bazlen - I think it's no longer possible to write books. That's why I don't write books — Almost all books are footnotes, inflated into volumes (volumina). I write only footnotes.

Cristina Fernández Cubas - In these six elegant stories she’s most interested in the ambiguities and periodic disturbances that plague the imagination, and reports on them with the appropriate sense of awe, even of dread

Sotiropoulos Ersi - As Cavafy explores the depths of Paris, readers may feel like they're trapped inside a poem, experiencing the scenic walks Cavafy takes, empathizing with his expansive sexual desires, and hoping that he’ll one day reach the Ark—which, for all intents and purposes, embodies the geographical location of a poetic muse