This Side of Reality: Modern Czech Writing

This Side of Reality: Modern Czech Writing

By: "Buchler, Alexandra (Ed.)"

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"As new - gift quality! ""To deal with the random political oppression that has been their lot this century, Czech writers have developed a rich tradition of humour, the absurd and the surreal…This path-breaking anthology spans the last 30 years of Czech history...bring together a rich variety of writers - many of whom are translated into English for the first time..."" 230 pages with stories from 17 authors and short biographies of the authors."


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For most of the second half of the 20th century, Czech literature has existed in a state of fragmentation, subjected to censorship. Many of the stories told here share a sense of confined experience and a desire to cross boundaries in a quest for freedom and meaning in life.

Title: This Side of Reality: Modern Czech Writing

Author Name: "Buchler, Alexandra (Ed.)"

Categories: short Stories,

Edition: (1st thus)

Publisher: London &NY, Serpent'd Tail: 1996

ISBN Number: 1852423781

ISBN Number 13: 9781852423780

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: FINE

lb: 2.10 lb

Seller ID: 09T020

Keywords: FICTION Czech FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors),