The Encyclopedia of the Dead
Continuing the European Classics series, here is the first paperback edition of ". . . one of the finest fantastic collections since Borge's FICCIONES" (THE NATION). In these stories Danilo Kis depicts human relationships, encounters, landscapes--the multitude of details that make up a human life. "Remarkable . . . . A shadow of death darkens this book, but it is a beautiful shadow and a luminescent darkness".--THE NEW REPUBLIC.
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Kis, Danilo : The Encyclopedia of the Dead
Despite its title, "The Encyclopedia of the Dead" is not a horror story. Rather it is a sentimental tale that makes a case for the worth of every individual ...
Fiction: The Encyclopedia of the Dead (A Whole Life): The New Yorker
Fiction, "The Encyclopedia of the Dead (A Whole Life)," The New Yorker, July 12, 1982, p. 38. July 12, 1982 Issue. Keywords: Books;: Cancer;: Fathers; ...
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Textualizing the Past: The Function of Memory and History in Kis's ...
In The Encyclopedia of the Dead Kis broadens the use of the documentary form and continues further to explore historical themes. ...
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The Encyclopedia of the Deadby Danilo Kiš (1983) A collection of metaphysical short stories set in various times and places, luminously darkened with the ...
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Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE DEAD By Danilo Kis Translated from the Serbo-Croatian By Michael Henry Heim Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 199 pp. $17.95 Kis' The.
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CONTEXT: Aleksander Hemon Reading Danilo Kis
Once the novel is raised to a cosmic/Apocalyptic level, "the multitude of details that make up human life" (The Encyclopedia of the Dead) that Kis has so ...
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Conspiracy theories and literary ethics: Umberto Eco, Danilo Kis ...
In fact, there are two mythical books in Kis's collection-both intertextually linked to Borges-The Conspiracy and The Encyclopedia of the Dead. ...
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Borges - Influence: Danilo Kis
The Encyclopedia of the Dead (European Classics) Danilo Kis, Michael Henry Heim (Translator) / Paperback / Published 1997 ...
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Now that Hourglass and The Encyclopedia of the Dead, if not such early ..... I’ve written another book since then called The Encyclopedia of the Dead, ...
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Harold Weber - The "Garbage Heap" of Memory: At Play in Pope's ...
Eventually, the narrator comes to understand that "for The Encyclopedia of the Dead, history is the sum of human destinies, the totality of ephemeral ...
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