With My Dog Eyes

By Hilda Hilst; Adam Morris (Translator)
(Melville House Publishing, Paperback, 9781612193458, 96pp.)

Publication Date: April 29, 2014

List Price: $12.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.
Shop Local
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.

Go


Description
Hilda Hilst (1930-2004) was one of the greatest Brazilian writers of the twentieth century, but her books have languished untranslated, in part because of their formally radical nature. This translation of "With My Dog-Eyes" brings a crucial work from her oeuvre into English for the first time.
"With My Dog-Eyes "is an account of an unraveling--of sanity, of language . . . After experiencing a vision of what he calls "a clear-cut unhoped-for," college professor AmOs Keres struggles to reconcile himself with his life as a father, a husband, and a member of the university with its "meetings, asskissers, pointless rivalries, gratuitous resentments, jealous talk, megalomanias."
A stunning book by a master of the avant-garde.



About the Author


Indie Bookstore Finder
EBbooks and EReaders
Find great gifts: Signed books
Link to IndieBound






Update Profile