Raúl Zurita: INRI

Raúl Zurita's INRI is a powerful volume of poetry that makes the sea, mountains, rivers, deserts, and fields of Chile a tomb for the disappeared of Pinochet's reign. The sky is the tombstone. It's a stunning book, coming to us now in a translation from the Spanish by William Rowe.

By |2019-01-17T22:52:39-04:00January 17th, 2019|Categories: Book Reviews, Raúl Zurita|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Andrés Barba: Such Small Hands

The starting point for this strange little novel by Spanish novelist Andrés Barba was a ghastly game in a Brazilian orphanage in the 1960s. Trevor takes a look at Barba's Such Small Hands, translated from the Spanish by Lisa Dillman.

By |2017-08-25T11:44:08-04:00August 17th, 2017|Categories: Andrés Barba, Book Reviews|Tags: , , |1 Comment