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Publisher Comments:

The incomparable Borges delivered these seven lectures in Buenos Aires in 1977; attendees were treated to Borges' erudition on the following topics: Dante's , , , , , , and .

Synopsis:

The incomparable Borges delivered these seven lectures in Buenos Aires in 1977; attendees were treated to Borges' erudition on the following topics: Dante's "The Divine Comedy," Buddhism, poetry, the Kabbalah, and blindness.

Synopsis:

A collection drawn from Jorge Luis Borges' lectures.

About the Author

Jorge Luis Borges (1890-1982), Argentine poet, critic, and short-story writer, revolutionized modern literature. He was completely blind when appointed the head of Argentina's National Library.Eliot Weinberger (b. NYC, 1949), is an essayist and translator. He won PEN's first Gregory Kolovakos Award for promoting Hispanic literature in the US, and he is America's first literary writer to receive Mexico's Order of the Aztec Eagle. He lives in New York City.Poet and translator Alastair Reid lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811218382
Author:
Borges, Jorge Luis
Publisher:
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Translator:
Weinberger, Eliot
Introduction by:
Alistair, Reid
Introduction:
Alistair, Reid
Author:
Jorge L. Borges,
Author:
Alistair, Reid
Author:
Borges, Jorge L.
Author:
Bolao, Roberto
Author:
Weinberger, Eliot
Author:
Reid, Alastair
Author:
Jorge LUIS. Borges,
Subject:
Caribbean & Latin American
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Revised Edition
Publication Date:
20090731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8 x 5.2 x 0.4 in 0.29 lb

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"Synopsis" by , The incomparable Borges delivered these seven lectures in Buenos Aires in 1977; attendees were treated to Borges' erudition on the following topics: Dante's "The Divine Comedy," Buddhism, poetry, the Kabbalah, and blindness.
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