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- DescriptionExquisite prose and a dreamlike world collide in this compelling vel from Mircea Cartarescu, widely considered to be one of the greatest contemporary European storytellers. Victor is a successful writer living in the Carpathians, trying to exorcise his demons through his writing. He is haunted by an encounter he had as a teenager with Lulu, a friend who dressed up as a woman on the last night of summer camp and kissed him. Alternating between the perspectives of 17-year-old Victor and 34-year-old Victor, Lulu explores themes of alienation and obsession. Prosa exquisita y un mundo de ensue chocan en esta vela apasionante de Mircea Cartarescu, considerado u de las mas grandes narradores europeos contemporaneos. Victor es un escritor de exito viviendo en los Carpatos, intentando exorcizar sus demonios a traves de su escritura. Esta obsesionado con un encuentro que tuvo de joven con Lulu, unamigo que se vistio de mujer en la ultima che de campamento de vera y lo beso. Alternando entre las perspectivas del Victor de 17 as y del Victor de 34 as, Lulu explora los temas de enajenacion y obsesion.
- Author BiographyMircea Cartarescu is a Romanian poet, novelist, and essayist. He is the author of El Rutelista. Marian Ochoa de Eribe also translated Cartarescu's Ruletistu to Spanish. Carlos Pardo is an editor and a poet who is one of the organizers of Cosmopoetica, an annual poetry festival held in Cordoba, Spain.
- Author(s)Mircea Cartarescu
- PublisherEditorial Impedimenta
- Date of Publication01/08/2012
- FormatPaperback / softback
- SubjectGeneral & Literary Fiction
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintEditorial Impedimenta
- Weight204 g
- Width132 mm
- Height198 mm
- Spine15 mm
- Translated byMarian Ochoa De Eribe
- Introduction byCarlos Pardo
- Format DetailsSewn,Trade paperback (US)
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