Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector’s second novel THE CHANDELIER (O Lustre), never before translated into English, is here!
Published on March 27th, 2018, by New Directions.
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You can read about “My Years with Clarice” in my blog here.
I wrote an essay about the complicated stewardship of Clarice Lispector’s legacy & my experience translating her novel The Chandelier (New Directions 2018). Read the essay, which appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books on August 16, 2019, here — & listen to my podcast with LARB AV here.
NYC — March 27th, 2018, at 7.30pm — Brooklyn Public Library with Idra Novey, Porochista Khakpour, and John Freeman, moderated by Elliot Holt. Details & RSVP here.
LA — March 28th, 2018, at 7:30pm — The Last Bookstore with Magdalena Edwards, Elaine Blair, and David Shook. Details & RSVP here.