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OPEN LETTER TO GUSTAVO FAVERON

Dear Gustavo, In early 2011, while I was in the middle of translating your novel EL ANTICUARIO, you candidly asked me why I had taken the task upon myself, and at the time – as far as I recall – … Continue reading

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GOTHIC HORROR TODAY

As I am halfway through a translation of Gustavo Faverón Patriau’s novel, El anticuario / The Antiquarian, I recently wrote a review with several lengthier passages of translation for the Barner Books Blog. I thought I might post an excerpt … Continue reading

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El Anticuario – The Elastic Imagination of Gustavo Faverón

In October of 2010, Peruvian writer Gustavo Faverón published El Anticuario (The Antiquarian), his first novel and one that is sure to leave its mark on the long and rich tradition of Latin American fiction. While Faverón is best known … Continue reading

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