Two Worlds by Nandita C.Puri

By Nandita C.Puri

in regards to the publication Worlds is a confluence of worlds, world-views and strong-willed girls. Spanning centuries and towns, the unconventional explores Bengal’s nationalist circulation, the murky Hindi movie and the nexus among the media and glamorous Boolywood, quietly transitioning into the quiet anonymity of London and Wales. A huge sweep of personality- either ancient and fictionus- shape the attention-grabbing global of the tale because it spread. As India awakens in its fight for freedom, Ela Sen, courageous and gorgeous, is confused with a forbidden love society can't sanction and she or he won't abandon. a long time later, in modern day India fiery journalist Oona Roy lives existence on her personal phrases, wielding her pen opposed to the corruption round her. yet as her international crumbles, the desperately unsatisfied Oona embarks on a quest, dinging into the long-ago lifetime of a lady who have been as unsatisfied as herself. Little does she recognize that during delving into her previous, the need locate her personal future.

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If I Knew the Way, I Would Take You Home by Dave Housley

By Dave Housley

A KISS cover-band chief wondering a fertility-driven felony act, a boy observing his hair-metal dad look for love on fact television, a quiet teenage metalhead stumbling into her personal voice whereas trailing her former roadie father—these are the characters looking solution, tempering expectancies, and sometimes discovering grace and the honour and energy to head on. Dave Housley's assortment examines the quiet desperation and low triumphs of growing to be up and getting old throughout the prism of music.

Dave Housley's paintings has seemed in Hobart, Mid-American Review, Nerve, and in other places. A founding editor of Barrelhouse Magazine, this is often his 3rd book.

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Shadows by Novuyo Rosa Tshuma

By Novuyo Rosa Tshuma

Novuyo Rosa Tshuma has gained foreign popularity of her brief fiction. during this, her first assortment – including a novella and 5 brief tales – Novuyo monitors the breathtaking expertise that has noticeable her win various awards. She sketches, with fantastic accuracy, the realities of everyday life in Zimbabwean townships and the bizarre intricacies of being a foreigner in Johannesburg. brilliant, sparse and, from time to time, tragically appealing, Shadows is the paintings of a huge new African voice.

In the novella, Mpho, a tender artist, wanders the streets of Bulawayo, puzzling over on the savagery of his neighbours. Their force for survival has became them into animals. Jobless, powerless and offended, he watches his gruesome, getting older mom go away every one evening to prowl the streets looking for Johns, of affection and of minor. whilst his mom dies by myself in a clinic of AIDS for which the medical institution couldn't supply ARVs, Mpho flees to Joburg to look for his female friend Nomsa. He reveals her doing what he so hated in his mom – commencing her outfits in entrance of strangers for cash. She desires jewels, diamonds, great vehicles. issues he can’t supply. He returns to Bulawayo and is charged with “insulting and undermining the authority of the President of the republic of Zimbabwe and inflicting prejudice to the creed of the nation as a complete” for his unwittingly arguable work. status trial for treason, Mpho desires not anything than to affix his mom within the shadows.

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Laufen ohne anzuhalten: Erzählung (German Edition) by Serhij Zhadan,Sabine Stöhr

By Serhij Zhadan,Sabine Stöhr

AUTHENTISCH, UNMITTELBAR UND AUFRÜTTELND
Serhij Zhadan gilt als Rockstar unter den ukrainischen Autoren, gleichzeitig ist er einer der wenigen, die auch während des Krieges im Osten der Ukraine geblieben sind. In seinem aktuellen Roman "Mesopotamien" (Suhrkamp) singt er ein poetisch kraftvolles Lied auf seine Heimatstadt Charkiw. Als Autor und Musiker tritt Zhadan regelmäßig vor Soldaten an der entrance auf. In "Laufen ohne anzuhalten" erzählt er authentisch und aufrüttelnd wie kein anderer von einem Krieg, der in der westlichen Öffentlichkeit speedy schon wieder vergessen ist.

WUNDEN DER GESELLSCHAFT IN DER OSTUKRAINE - DIE MENSCHLICHE size DES KRIEGES
Ein Ort in der Ostukraine, ein Tag im Leben eines jungen Mannes, eine folgenschwere Entscheidung: Er wird in den Krieg ziehen - doch wie nehmen Familie und Freunde diese Nachricht auf? Vom Taufpaten über die ehemalige Lehrerin bis zur Ex-Frau: In seinen folgenden Begegnungen kommen die Wunden der Menschen in diesem Landstrich zum Vorschein, die zugleich die Wunden der ukrainischen Gesellschaft sind. Mit großer Unmittelbarkeit und poetischer Kraft schildert Serhij Zhadan die Psyche seines Landes und rückt damit die menschliche size dieses Krieges in den Mittelpunkt.

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Zuletzt erschienen in der bibliophilen Reihe bei Haymon:
Sabine Gruber: Zu Ende gebaut ist nie
Michael Köhlmeier: Drei Depeschen gegen den Krieg
Christoph W. Bauer: orange sind die äpfel blau
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The Literary Life of Cairo: One Hundred Years in the Heart by Samia Mehrez

By Samia Mehrez

not like The Literary Atlas of Cairo, which specializes in the literary geopolitics of the cityscape, this significant other quantity immerses the reader within the complicated community of socioeconomic and cultural lives within the urban. The seven chapters first introduce the reader to representations of a few of Cairo’s admired profiles, either political and cultural, and their impression at the city’s literary geography, ahead of proposing a spectrum of readings of the town through its multiethnic, multinational, and multilingual writers throughout category, gender, and new release. Daunting photos of colonial tuition reviews and startling contrasts of postcolonial academic realities are printed, whereas Cairo’s moments of political participation and oppression are illustrated, in addition to the gap accorded to ladies in the urban throughout background and sophistication.
Together, The Literary Atlas of Cairo and The Literary lifetime of Cairo produce a literary geography of Cairo that is going past the illustration of house in literature to reconstruct the advanced community of human relationships in that space.

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Contes et légendes des Balkans (Aux origines du monde t. 22) by Anastasia Ortenzio,Aux origines du monde,Cyprienne Kemp

By Anastasia Ortenzio,Aux origines du monde,Cyprienne Kemp

Un florilège de mythes, de contes et de légendes permet de pénétrer dans l'imaginaire des Balkans

Jadis, au temps de los angeles royauté, voilà remark ça se passait : au mois de mars, tous les garçons allaient à los angeles guerre et ils rentraient chez eux à l'époque de l. a. moisson, pour los angeles fauche. Les sœurs des jeunes gens les suivaient et grimpaient sur les arbres pour les regarder combattre au loin et tout en pleurant elles criaient : " Frérot, frérot. " Alors, pendant qu'elles gémissaient et criaient, voilà que les jeunes filles, les sœurs de jeunes garçons, se transformèrent en coucous. Voilà pourquoi à présent les coucous volent d'arbre en arbre en pleurant et en criant : elles pleurent leurs frères. Et si le coucou pond des œufs mais ne les couve pas, c'est parce que c'est une demoiselle.

À PROPOS DE los angeles COLLECTION

« Aux origines du monde » (à partir de 12 ans) permet de découvrir des contes et légendes variés qui permettent de comprendre remark chaque tradition explique l. a. création du monde et les phénomènes les plus quotidiens. L’objectif de cette assortment est de faire découvrir au plus grand nombre des contes traditionnels du monde entier, inédits ou peu connus en France. Et par le biais du conte, s’amuser, frissonner, s’évader… mais aussi apprendre, approcher de nouvelles cultures, s’émerveiller de l. a. sagesse (ou de los angeles malice !) populaire.

DANS l. a. MÊME COLLECTION

• Contes et légendes de France
• Contes et légendes de los angeles Chine
• Contes et légendes du Burkina-Faso
• Contes et légendes d'Allemagne, de Suisse et d'Autriche
• Contes et récits des Mayas

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Squaring the Circle by Gheorghe Sasarman

By Gheorghe Sasarman

"The notion of writing a booklet of short descriptions of imaginary towns, condensing into it the grandure and tragedy of 5 milliennia of city historical past, got here to me accidentally, whereas i used to be answerable for the structure and Urbanism portion of the evaluate Scânteia. A author had protested in an open letter opposed to the demolition of an ancient construction, and the editors requested me to reply, which I did by way of writing the tale "Musaeum." It was once the fall of 1969, a yr after the Russian tanks invaded Prague, an invasion overtly condemned by way of Ceauşescu, a time whilst many of us, not just in Bucharest, think (what a mistake!) that Romania used to be evolving in the direction of democaracy." —From the author's postscript to the French variation, 1992

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Quando penso che Beethoven è morto mentre tanti cretini by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt,Alberto Bracci Testasecca

By Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt,Alberto Bracci Testasecca

Un giorno, durante una mostra di maschere, Beethoven rientra nella vita di Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt. Lo scrittore ricorda che un pace, durante l'adolescenza, ne period appassionato. Perché Beethoven si è allontanato? Perché l'uomo di oggi non prova più quelle emozioni, quel romanticismo, quelle tempeste interiori, quella gioia? Chi è scomparso, Beethoven o noi? E chi è l'assassino? Al breve saggio fa seguito un racconto, Kiki van Beethoven, los angeles storia di una radiosa sessantenne che, grazie alla musica, riuscirà a cambiare los angeles propria vita e quella delle sue tre amiche. Una favola sulla giovinezza perduta e sui segreti sepolti.

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The Melancholy of Departure by Alfred DePew

By Alfred DePew

Winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award for brief Fiction. jam-packed with sharp discussion, attractive characters, and offbeat element, the twelve tales gathered within the depression of Departure describe an outsider's global of longing, disillusion, and survival, the place wish is located in unforeseen locations and realizing comes from not likely assets. absolutely conscious of the risks that anticipate us all — loneliness, dedication, heartbreak, love — the boys and ladies during this assortment name out to us from the fringes of society; they're prophets whose messages fall on bored to death ears.

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Bella dama nocturna sin piedad. Antología de cuentos: 0 by Bruno Estañol

By Bruno Estañol

El autor despoja de su estilo toda expresión superflua; sus relatos ganan una ligereza textual capaz de hacer seen l. a. estatura humana. los angeles atención captada por el ritmo terso de l. a. narración es mantenida gracias a los angeles sugerencia, los angeles insinuación, l. a. evocación, l. a. ironía y otros finos ingredientes del encantamiento verbal.

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