By Megan McDowell
"Meruane's prose has nice literary strength: it emerges from the hammer blows of moral sense, but in addition from the ungraspable, and from pain."—Roberto Bolaño
This robust, profound autobiographical novel describes a tender Chilean author lately relocated to ny for doctoral paintings who suffers a stroke, leaving her blind and more and more depending on these closest to her. Fiction and autobiography intertwine in an severe, visceral, and caustic novel in regards to the relation among the physique, sickness, technology, and human relationships.
Lina Meruane (b. 1970), thought of the simplest lady writer of Chile this present day, has received various prestigious overseas prizes, and lives in manhattan, the place she teaches at NYU.
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Seeing Red (Transforming American Politics) by Megan McDowell