Обложка книги Do the Blind Dream?

Do the Blind Dream?

ISBN: 1583226354;
Издательство: Seven Stories Press
Страниц: 224

Book Description "I love Do the Blind Dream? -a wonderful and delightful piece that tastes of Bunuel and Cocteau."-Pedro Almodovar The two new novellas and 11 stories in Do the Blind Dream? are Barry Gifford's most mature works of fiction to date. Almost a quarter of a century ago, Armistead Maupin wrote that "Barry Gifford is all the proof the world will ever need that a writer who listens with his heart is capable of telling anyone's story." Yet only now does Gifford's sense of theAmerican psyche converge with our own. In contrast to his often nightmarish, satirical, groundbreaking novels of the 1990s, Wild at Heart, Perdita Durango , and Night People, Do the Blind Dream? dazzles by how it depicts the tender inner lives of the characters and the raging contradictions of their outer realities. In the title novella, members of an Italian family gather for their mother's funeral and confront how the sins of their father have cursed in some way...