Posts Tagged ‘Saramago’

Seeing – Jose Saramago

Blindness is one of my favourite books, so I was intrigued by its sequel, Seeing. Seeing is set in the city that was affected by the blindness epidemic four year ago. The city holds an election, but when the votes are counted 70% of them are blank. They hold another election the following week and this […]

Some interesting things about José Saramago

This week’s Weekly Geek task is to find out some interesting facts about your favourite author. I wasn’t sure whether I’d participate, but once I started looking up José Saramago I couldn’t stop – he is such an interesting man! . Portuguese author José Saramago was born in 1922 into a family of landless peasants. Their surname […]