- Author: Alane Salierno Mason & Dedi Felman
- Release Date : 2007-03-13
- Genre: Essays
- File Size: 3219725 Bytes
Featuring the work of more than 28 writers from upwards of 20 countries, this collection transports us to the frontiers of twenty-first century literature.In these pages, some of the most accomplished writers in world literature–among them Edwidge Danticat, Ha Jin, Cynthia Ozick, Javier Marias, and Nobel laureates Wole Soyinka, Günter Grass, Czeslaw Milosz, Wislawa Szymborska, and Naguib Mahfouz–have stepped forward to introduce us to dazzling literary talents virtually unknown to readers of English. Most of their work–short stories, poems, essays, and excerpts from novels–appears here in English for the first time.The Chilean writer Ariel Dorfman introduces us to a story of extraordinary poise and spiritual intelligence by the A...