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Life from Elsewhere : Journeys Through World Literature (Paperback) (Alain Mabanckou & Andres Neuman &

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Writers in Translation, established in 2005 and supported by Bloomberg and Arts Council England, champions the best literature from around the world. To mark the programme's tenth anniversary, ten leading writers from around the world, many of whom have been supported in their work by English PEN, explore the themes of movement, freedom and narrative. Introduced by Amit Chaudhuri, the collection includes contributions from:Asmaa al Ghul - Palestine resident; originally from Bangladesh - Translated from the Arabic by Elisabeth JaquetteMahmoud Dowlatabadi - Iran - Translated from the Persian by Ahmad Karimi-HakkakAyelet Gundar-Goshen - Israel - Translated from the Israeli by Sondra SilverstonChan Koonchung - Born in Shanghai; raised in Hong KongHanna Krall - Poland - Translated from the Polish by Philip BoehmAndrey Kurkov - Russia - Translated from the Russian by Amanda Love DarraghAndrés Neuman - Born in Argentina; moved to Spain - Translated from the Spanish by Nick CaistorAlain Mabanckou - Born in Congo; raised in France; lives in America - Translated from the French by Helen StevensonElif Shafak - TurkeySamar Yazbek - Syria - Translated from the Arabic by Ruth Ahmedzai Kemp
Number of Pages: 151
Genre: Literary Collections
Sub-Genre: Essays
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Alain Mabanckou & Andres Neuman & Chan Koonchung & Ayelet Gundar-goshen
Language: English
Street Date: June 21, 2016
TCIN: 51135268
UPC: 9781782271895
Item Number (DPCI): 248-15-9192

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