Working In The Bathtub: Conversations With The Immortal Dany Laferrière

November 7, 2020|
Working In The Bathtub: Conversations With The Immortal Dany Laferrière by Adam Leith Gollner
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Montreal writer Dany Laferrière became "Immortal" in 2015, when he was inducted into the Académie française, the highest honour in all French literature - and the first Quebecer and only second Black writer to receive such an honour. In these wide-ranging interviews with Adam Leith Gollner, portions of which were originally published in The Paris Review, Laferrière reveals how his life and his writing are inseparable, discussing everything from his breakout debut, How To Make Love To a Negro Without Getting Tired, to the extraordinary success of more recent novels such as The Return and I Am a Japanese Writer. Brilliant, comedic, and full of insightful advice for writers and readers, these conversations also serve as the definitive introduction to one of our greatest storytellers.
Adam Leith Gollner''s first book, The Fruit Hunters (Scribner, 2008), was a national bestseller and was adapted into an award-winning documentary film. His follow-up, The Book of Immortality (Scribner, 2013), won the QWF Mavis Gallant Prize for Non-Fiction. His writing appears in The Paris Review, The New York Times, Vanity Fair, Smith...
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Title:Working In The Bathtub: Conversations With The Immortal Dany LaferrièreFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:132 pages, 8 X 5 X 0 inShipping dimensions:132 pages, 8 X 5 X 0 inPublished:7 novembre 2020Publisher:Linda Leith PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1773900730

ISBN - 13:9781773900735

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