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James Leon Suffern

Educated, Civilized, and Utterly Lost

Cheikh Hamidou Kane’s Ambiguous Adventure is a deeply personal novel that traces a boy’s fall from spiritual fervor to apathy and the consequences of that lost faith.

A Counterfeit Tale, Full of Value

César Aira says he doesn’t revise, which, of course, seems like a ridiculous claim. But his oeuvre suggests otherwise: since 1975, the Argentine writer has published more than 80 works of stories, novels, and essays.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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