“The Adversary” by Emmanuel Carrère

Many critics likened this book to Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood, a book that in effect invented the genre of the so-called “non-fiction novel” in the USA. However, this book was written in anything but cold blood. It was the product of years of distraught and morbid fascination on the part of the author, Emmanuel…

“Resto qui” di Marco Balzano

Io credevo che il sapere più grande, specie per una donna, fossero le parole. Fatti, storie, fantasie, ciò che contava era averne fame e tenersele strette quando la vita si complicava o si faceva spoglia. Credevo che mi potessero salvare, le parole.