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Victor Meadowcroft, A Literary Eruption – The Triumph of Ecuadorian Fiction

In his collection of dispatches from “the new Latin America” entitled How to Travel Without Seeing (trs. Jeffrey Lawrence), celebrated Spanish-Argentine author Andrés Neuman makes this curious statement: “It occurs to me that Ecuadorian literature […]

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Explorations Paris Burning, Paris Brûle, Georgia de Chamberet

Is Paris burning? Paris is an evocative name that conjures all manner of images including those of protest in its myriad forms. I arrived in the capital the day after the fourth Saturday of gilets jaunes […]

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Book Blasts Top 5 French Reads III

BookBlast’s Top 5 French Reads for this month is inspired by a recent trip to Paris. Literary flâneur that I am, I visited some of my favourite bookshops. Les librairies are plentiful and varied since […]

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Book Blasts Top 5 French Reads II

New year, new in from France: here is our list of top 5 French reads creating a buzz across the Channel, found for translation into English.  I, Self, Me: social media and the human condition […]