Concerto to the Memory of an Angel

Concerto to the Memory of an Angel

By Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt; Alison Anderson (Translator)

Europa Editions, Paperback, 9781609450090, 183pp.

Publication Date: May 31, 2011

In this vivid collection, Schmitt writes about regret and redemption, about the roles of love and memory in our lives, all with a lightness and compassion that is as rare as it is inspiring.

About the Author
Normalien et docteur en philosophie, Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt s est d abord fait connaitre au theatre avec "Le Visiteur", devenu un classique du repertoire international. Ses pieces ont ete recompensees par plusieurs Moliere et le Grand Prix du theatre de l Academie francaise. Sa carriere de romancier, initiee par "La Secte des Egoistes", connait un succes international.

ALISON ANDERSON, a native Californian, works as a literary translator in the Swiss Alps. Her many translations include the Europa edition of Muriel Barbery s The Elegance of the Hedgehog, Ingrid Betancourt s memoir, and the work of JMG De Clezio. She has also written two previous novels and is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Literary Translation Fellowship, as well as fellowships at the prestigious MacDowell Colony and the Hawthornden Retreat for Writers.