Reading Robert Pinget

Context N°20 by John Taylor In his playful and candid book-length interview with Madeleine Renouard (Robert Pinget à la letter, 1993), the author of The Inquisitory (1962) and Monsieur Songe (1982) distinguishes his writing from Alain Robbe-Grillet’s. Pinget (1919-1997) claims Read on! →

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On Wing

A great Slovak philosopher-poet Róbert Gál’s work of fiction, On Wing is atomized into hundreds of tiny aphorisms, dreams, anecdotes, and inquiries. Read on! →

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The Irish Sea

The Irish Sea is a novel masquerading as a book of short stories. A meditation on the paradox of nostalgia, which always seems to pine for what never was. A fevered search for order through writing, of truth through literature, of the nodal point where life and literature intersect. A strange personal gallery curated by a razor-sharp reader and his other, unknown self.

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Waiting for the Great Estonian Novel

Context N°24 Märt Väljataga In 2005, statistics revealed that the most popular author in Estonia, if judged by public library loans, was the American romance writer Nora Roberts, followed by Sandra Brown and Agatha Christie. The grand old man of Read on! →

University and Bookstore Advisors for CONTEXT

Context N°11 A Ralph Adamo, Dillard University Gail Adams, West Virginia University Tom Ahern, Latitude 33, Laguna Beach, CA Philip Ahrens, Gotham Book Mart, New York, NY Gail Albutt, Stanford Bookstore, Stanford, CA Beth Alcouloumre, Borders Books & Music, Kallua-Kona, Read on! →

University and Bookstore Advisors

Context N°12 A Ralph Adamo, Dillard University Gail Adams, West Virginia University Tom Ahern, Latitude 33, Laguna Beach, CA Philip Ahrens, Gotham Book Mart, New York, NY Gail Albutt, Stanford Bookstore, Stanford, CA Beth Alcouloumre, Borders Books & Music, Kallua-Kona, Read on! →

Review of Literary Resources

Context N°12 by Megan McDowell For readers just starting to explore what’s available in the diverse world of small press publishing, there are a number of good places to look. The Small Press Distribution catalog, for one, or their website Read on! →