Los Angeles Review of Books: Finally, a Cure for Eldest Daughter Syndrome! On Alexandra Tanner’s “Worry”

Los Angeles Review of Books: Finally, a Cure for Eldest Daughter Syndrome! On Alexandra Tanner’s “Worry”

BIG SISTERS ARE bullies. Big sisters have trauma. Big sisters are tired. They’ve been diagnosed with “eldest daughter syndrome”—for which there is no known cure. Are you the eldest daughter of an immigrant household or are you normal? Take it from a certain corner of the internet and big sisters are schlepping the whole world […]

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ActuaLitté: Raconter Venise par ses lagunes, en bande dessinée 

ActuaLitté: Raconter Venise par ses lagunes, en bande dessinée 

Le 28 février, lors d’une rencontre organisée à La Libreria, créée en 2006 par Florence Rault et Andrea De Ritis, on a parlé de Venise, mais pas de la Venise que l’on connait, avec Piazza San Marco, les touristes, les pigeons et les « gondoles » sur les canaux… On a parlé plutôt d’une Venise de lagunes, une terre de frontière interprétée comme une « petite Méditerranée » imaginée par les auteurs de la bande dessinée Le passeur de lagunes.

Letras de Chile: DOS NUEVAS NOVELAS DE JUAN MIHOVILOVICH

Letras de Chile: DOS NUEVAS NOVELAS DE JUAN MIHOVILOVICH

Por Željka Lovrenčić Juan Mihovilovich (1951) es uno de los escritores chilenos contemporáneos más importantes, miembro correspondiente de la Academia Chilena de la Lengua, exjuez y luchador por los derechos humanos durante la dictadura. Se ha escrito mucho sobre él en Croacia (Jerko Ljubetić, Željka Lovrenčić) y sen han traducido cuatro libros: Sus pies descalzos […]

Electric Literature: Help Us Choose the Saddest Book of All Time

Electric Literature: Help Us Choose the Saddest Book of All Time

Forget March Madness—this year, we’ve decided to try something new: March Sadness. That’s right, folks: this literary bracket is full of the most devastating novels we could think of, all with the goal of choosing the saddest of the sad. These are the books that have broken our hearts in the best and worst ways, […]

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