The Large Glass by Mario BellatinThe Large Glass by Mario Bellatin

The Large Glass

byMario BellatinTranslated byDavid Shook

Paperback | February 26, 2016

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In The Large Glass, celebrated Mexican innovator Mario Bellatin now examines his most complicated subject; himself. Featuring three different autobiographies, The Large Glass challenges the absurd and hubristic project of the autobiography itself - how can any writer account for himself in a way that is dignified yet honest? Intimate yet public? Like the Duchamp sculpture from which it takes its name, Mario Bellatin's The Large Glass deconstructs the very form it embraces, revealing the artifice of the autobiographical genre, while cleverly celebrating the importance of the stories we tell about ourselves.
Mexican writerMario Bellatin has published dozens of novels with major and minor publishing houses throughout Latin America, Europe, and the United States, including Shiki Nagaoka: A Nose for Fiction and Jacob the Mutant, both from Phoneme Media. A practicing Sufi, Bellatin has won many international prizes, including, most recently, ...
Title:The Large GlassFormat:PaperbackDimensions:116 pages, 7 × 5 × 0.48 inPublished:February 26, 2016Publisher:Phoneme MediaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1939419492

ISBN - 13:9781939419491