Celebration Of The Everyday

byColette Nys-MazureTranslated byRenée Linkhorn

Hardcover | September 2, 2004

Celebration Of The Everyday by Colette Nys-Mazure
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Sometimes described as a «poetic essay», Celebration of the Everyday represents a confluence of genres. Written in prose, it possesses distinctive poetic qualities. It meets high intellectual standards, yet appeals to a broad readership. Colette Nys-Mazure proposes a certain «art of living», a search for the beauty and pleasures to be found in the simple things of everyday life, and also for the strength to cope with hardships and accept our mortality. Whether she speaks of joy or sorrow, love or misunderstanding, life or death, solitude or togetherness, travel, art, literature, or children, she invites us to view the «everyday» as we seldom take time to see it.
The Author: Born in Belgium in 1939, and a graduate of the University of Louvain, Colette Nys-Mazure is a major French language writer, author of poetry, short stories, plays, and essays. She received several literary awards including the prestigious Max-Pol Fouchet and the Scriptores Christiani Prizes. The Translator: Renée Linkhorn r...
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Title:Celebration Of The EverydayFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:9.06 X 6.3 X 0.98 inShipping dimensions:9.06 X 6.3 X 0.98 inPublished:September 2, 2004Publisher:Peter Lang Publishing Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0820471232

ISBN - 13:9780820471235

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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