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Dror Mishani: „Israeli literature is still dedicated to the spiritual project of building the nation” (Interview)

Dror Mishani is an Israeli crime writer, specialized in the history of detective fiction. His series of crime fiction, featuring police inspector Avraham Avraham, was published in Hebrew in 2011 and it is translated to over 15 languages. In 2013, the first novel of the series, "The Missing File", was short-listed for the CWA International Dagger award and it won the Martin Beck award for the best translated crime novel in Sweden. It was translated in Romanian as Dispariția - 2013, Trei Publishing House, in the "Crime. Fiction Connection" collection.  Citeşte tot articolul

Interviu cu Immanuel Mifsud

Interview with Immanuel Mifsud: „I’m always embarrassed to say how I became a writer”

Immanuel Mifsud is a very well-known Maltese writer. Moreover, he is considered to be the leading writer of the Maltese Generation-X. He started to write when he was sixteen, both prose and poetry. Some of his works have been translated and published in a number of European countries and USA. He also worked with experimental theatre groups, directing his own plays and later works by Chekhov, Dario Fo, Max Frisch, Federico Garcia Lorca, Harold Pinter, etc.  Citeşte tot articolul

interviu cu Lars Saabye Christensen si recenzie la cartea Frati pe jumatate

Lars Saabye Christensen: “If you write one extra word in the sex scene it becomes extremely embarrassing for everybody” – interview

Lars Saabye Christensen is one of the most representative contemporary Norwegian writers. Even though he also wrote children's books, scripts, plays, poetry, he is best known as a novelist. He published over twenty novels, out of which Beatles and The Half Brother were sold in over 500 000 copies together and have been translated in many languages. For The Half Brother Christensen won the The Nordic Council's Literature Prize, the most important distinction for works of literature written in one of the languages of the Nordic countries. He is also a member of the Norwegian Academy for Language and Literature. Citeşte tot articolul