Posts Tagged ‘Argentina’

Purgatory by Tomás Eloy Martínez

 Translated from the Spanish by Frank Wynne Five words from the blurb: Argentina, history, political, disappearances, love Tomás Eloy Martínez was one of the most important authors in the Spanish speaking world. He was born in Argentina in 1934 and became a journalist, challenging authority at every opportunity. His provocative journalism forced him into exile during […]

The Bride From Odessa – Edgardo Cozarinsky

Translated from the Spanish by Nick Caistor. The Bride From Odessa is a collection of eleven short stories written by Argentinian author, Edgardo Cozarinsky. Spanning over 100 years, and several continents, the stories show an impressive range of cultural knowledge. The stories are mainly based on Jewish migration around the Second World War, but the […]