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Why This World

Thursday, November 26, 2009

Benjamin Moser examines the life of Clarice Lispector, who looked like Marlene Dietrich, wrote like Virginia Woolf, and was one of the most popular but least understood Latin American writers. His book Why This World tells how Lispector, a precocious Ukrainian girl matured into a great writer.

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Benjamin Moser

Comments [1]

Mark Underwood from Greater metro NYC

Had never heard of this novelist. Thanks for the introduction. -knowlengr-

Nov. 26 2009 01:36 PM

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