A Man of No Moon

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Product Details

Price
$17.95
Publisher
Catapult
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.4 X 8.4 X 0.6 inches | 0.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781582434629

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About the Author

Jenny McPhee is the Academic Director of the Center for Applied Liberal Arts Noncredit Programs and Clinical Assistant Professor teaching in the MS in Translation & Interpreting. She is the author of the novels The Center of Things, No Ordinary Matter, and A Man of No Moon, and she co-authored Girls: Ordinary Girls and Their Extraordinary Pursuits. Her translations from the Italian include books by the authors Natalia Ginzburg, Primo Levi, Giacomo Leopardi, Curzio Malaparte, Anna Maria Ortese, Paolo Maurensig, and Pope John Paul II. She has taught literary translation at Princeton University and she co-founded the Bronx Academy of Letters, an NYC public high school and middle school. She is a recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship.

Reviews

"Rich with atmosphere, alive with lust and aphoristic barbs, and delightfully clever."
"[E]xcels in noirish atmosphere ... McPhee draws entertainingly on the pulp of the period and has the postwar dynamic of occupier and occupied down."