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Enrique Vila-Matas

The Illogic of Kassel. The critic is alive. In the shadow of Heminghway. I know only that stinking summer has arrived and, as she always does this time of year, Bel is acting like she thinks everything I do—what I say and what I eat and what I think and what I watch and what I drink, everything—I do to lose myself in the periphery of that dangerous place.

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Dublinesque by Enrique Vila-Matas: Nathan Loceff picks Giorgio Falcoter. In he won the Elsa Morante literary prize in the category Scrittori del Mondo, which each year honours a great foreign writer.

Spider, who wanders lost through life, doesn’t know he could do what I have, and reconstruct his identity using other people’s memories, he could become a unique voice, representative of a character with multiple personalities and nomadic tendencies. I was recovering in hospital and it was as if I was experiencing real life for the first time.


Valerio Magrelliter. Los Angeles Review of the books. By arrangement with the author. Summon all Six Senses. In library of Hangzhou, The Mookse and the Gripes Pantheon. This book closes his meta-literary trilogy on the pathologies of writing Bartleby, Montano and Pasavento.

Refresh and try vlla-matas. He’s wearing four shirts in high summer.

Fantastic introduction to his work. Rate this book Clear rating 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of bila-matas stars 5 of 5 stars. Be that as it may, I do find a great deal of humour in your novels, precisely in their most sullen passages.

When this story was first published infew could have imagined that this staircase would end up turning Borges into a demiurge, a strange visionary who described the Internet before it vils-matas. The Times Literary Supplement.

Never Any End to Paris tells of his Parisian experiences. Doctor Pasavento by Vla-matas Vila-Matas 3. Interview with autor Vampire in Love. The Globe and Mail. Top 10 books on postwar France.

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London Review Books Vol But I had an vo,uble precise memory of it. Stefano Massinisec. Prize for foreign literature: I was fascinated by his humour, the incredible knowledge he has of all kinds of literature, his compassion for writers, and his fearlessness in taking on literary subjects and making that part of what he is writing about. Una casa para siempre by Enrique Enriqur 3.


The future of the novel, I suppose, though possibly just the future of this speech.

Inhe won the Premio Formentor de las Letras. I wonder if I can do this. Margaret Jull Costa y Sophie Hughes. In September Vila-Matas returned to the short story, publishing Exploradores del abismo with Anagrama. Award for best motivation: I remember that December 25th very well.

In he received the Volunle Mondello prize for the novel Dottor Pasaventotranslated into Italian by Feltrinelli. It would thus follow that truth—which apparently goes hand in hand with seriousness—boils down to a question of courtesy. LM The idea of the journey is at the core of your books: