Monday, January 17, 2011

STACK 2: Hope Deferred, Great House, Newly Translated Classics


As the bleakness of winter creeps in, let's take a look back at some Fall 2010 releases in an assortment of autumnal hues.

Hope Deferred: Narratives of Zimbabwean Lives (McSweeney's / Voice of Wintess, 2010)
Nicole Krauss,
Great House (Norton ARC, 2010)
Gustave Flaubert,
Madame Bovary, translated by Lydia Davis (Viking, 2010)
Boris Pasternak,
Doctor Zhivago, translated by Pevear and Volokhonsky (Pantheon, 2010)

Currently Reading:
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak (trans. by Pevear and Volokhnosky)
The Dark Tower I: The Gunslinger by Stephen King

Currently listening to:
The Veils, "Troubles of the Brain"
Robyn Hitchcock, "A Bad Case of History (live)"

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