Labyrinths

(Author) (Other)
& 3 more
Available

Product Details

Price
$15.95  $14.67
Publisher
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Publish Date
Pages
256
Dimensions
5.28 X 0.78 X 8.02 inches | 0.58 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780811216999
BISAC Categories:

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Jorge Luis Borges (1890-1982), Argentine poet, critic, and short-story writer, revolutionized modern literature. He was completely blind when appointed the head of Argentina's National Library.
William Gibson is Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Oxford Brookes University and Director of the Oxford Centre for Methodism and Church History. His publications include James II and the Trial of the Seven Bishops; The Church of England 1688-1832 and Religion and the Enlightenment 1600-1800.

Reviews

The essays are always lucid and probing, and always slightly skewed, vaguely unsettling, again dislocating your sense of reality and truth. Ultimately it is this that always makes me return to Borges, this ability to make the world seem different ...-- "BBC"
Borges is arguably the great bridge between modernism and post-modernism in world literature.--David Foster Wallace "The New York Times"
Borges anticipated postmodernism (deconstruction and so on) and picked up credit as founding father of Latin American magical realism.--Colin Waters "The Washington Times"
s