Sphinx

Sphinx Author Anne Garréta
ISBN-10 1941920098
ISBN-13 9781941920091
Year 2015-04-21
Pages 152
Language English
Publisher Deep Vellum Publishing
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Nominated for the 2016 PEN Translation PrizeOne of Flavorwire s Top 50 Independent Books of 2015One of Entropy Magazine s Best Fiction Books of 2015One of Bookriot s 100 Must Read Books Translated From FrenchSphinx is the remarkable debut novel originally published in 1986 by the incredibly talented and inventive French author Anne Garrta one of the few female members of Oulipo the influential and exclusive French experimental literary group whose mission is to create literature based on mathematical and linguistic restraints and whose ranks include Georges Perec and Italo Calvino among others A beautiful and complex love story between two characters the narrator I and their lover A written without using any gender markers to refer to the main characters Sphinx is a remarkable linguistic feat and paragon of experimental literature that has never been accomplished before or since in the strictly gendered French language Sphinx is a landmark text in the feminist LGBT and experimental literary canons appearing in English for the first time

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Sphinx

Sphinx Author Anne Garreta
ISBN-10 9781941920091
Release 2015-04-21
Pages 152

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