The Matter of Desire

Available

Product Details

Price
$14.95
Publisher
Mariner Books
Publish Date
April 08, 2004
Pages
214
Dimensions
5.6 X 0.58 X 8.55 inches | 0.64 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780618395576
BISAC Categories:

Earn by promoting books

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

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Edmundo Paz Soldรกn is the author of six novels and two short story collections. He was awarded the 2002 Bolivian National Book Award for Turing's Delirium and a 2006 Guggenheim Fellowship. He has won the National Book Award in Bolivia, the prestigious Juan Rulfo Award, and was a finalist for the Romulo Gรกllegos Award. He is an associate professor at Cornell University. One of the few McOndo writers who live in the United States, he is frequently called upon as the movement's spokesperson by the American media.

Reviews

"The Matter of Desire is a captivating novel which skillfully weaves historical events within a fiction that includes political intrigue, existential search, and sexual passion...Paz Soldan explores deeply complex and contradictory aspects of die human condition."