Spiritual Choreographies

byCarlos LabbeTranslated byWill Vanderhyden

May 31, 2019|
Spiritual Choreographies by Carlos Labbe
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By blinking his eyes and moving his pupils, a paraplegic man - the onetime vocalist in a famous rock band - composes a kind of anti-biography that is corrected and expanded upon by an unknown editor. Alternating between the vocalist''s impressionistic recollections and the editor''s corrections," an asynchronous story emerges, evoking the vocalist''s childhood in southern Chile and telling of the rise and fall of the band that he grew up to lead, while hinting at a multiplicity of other narrative possibilities."
Carlos Labbe, one of Granta''s Best Young Spanish-Language Novelists," was born in Chile and is the author of seven novels, including Navidad & Matanza and Loquela, and three collections of short stories. In addition to his writings he is a musician, and has released three albums. He is a co-editor at Sangria, a publishing house based...
Title:Spiritual ChoreographiesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:120 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.46 inShipping dimensions:120 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.46 inPublished:May 31, 2019Publisher:OPen Letter BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1940953979

ISBN - 13:9781940953977

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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