Excuse Me While I Disappear

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Excuse Me While I Disappear
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Format:
Bog, hardback
Udgivelsesdato:
16-09-2021
Sprog:
Engelsk
Sidetal:
304
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Joanna Scott, author of ten critically acclaimed novels, now turns her "incandescent imagination" (Publishers Weekly) back to the craft of the short story, with breathtaking results. Ranging across history from the distant past to the future, Scott tours the many forms our stories can take, from cave wall paintings to radio banter to digitized archives, and the far-reaching consequences of our communications. In Venice in the Late Middle Ages, a painter's apprentice finds a way to make his mark on canvases that will survive for centuries. In the near future, after the literary canon has been preserved only on the cloud and then lost, a scholar tries to piece together a little-known school of writers committed to using actual paper. In present day New England, a radio host invites his electrician to stay for dinner, opening up new narrative possibilities for both men. Written in prose so naturally elegant, smooth, and precise that it becomes invisible, Excuse Me While I Disappear asks what remains of our stories--as individuals and civilizations--after we are gone.

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Udgivelsesdato:
16-09-2021
ISBN13:
9780316498746
Vægt:
340 g
Dybde:
24 mm
Bredde:
138 mm
Højde:
212 mm
Format:
Hardback
Forfattere
Bibliotekernes beskrivelse From Pulitzer Prize finalist and "greatly gifted and highly original artist" Joanna Scott, a masterful collection of stories about the timeless, universal struggle to connect (New York Times).

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