Learning to Swim: And Other Stories

The men and women in these spare, Kafkaesque stories are engaged in struggles that are no less brutal because they are fought by proxy. In Graham Swift's taut prose, these quiet combative relationships-between a mismatched couple; an aging doctor and his hypochondriacal patient; a teenage refugee swept up in the conflict between an oppressively sentimental father and his rebellious son-become a mi
... The men and women in these spare, Kafkaesque stories are engaged in struggles that are no less brutal because they are fought by proxy. In Graham Swift's taut prose, these quiet combative relationships-between a mismatched couple; an aging doctor and his hypochondriacal patient; a teenage refugee swept up in the conflict between an oppressively sentimental father and his rebellious son-become a microcosm for all human cruelty and need.
"Swift proves throughout this ambitious collection that he is a master of his language and the construction of provocative situations."-Houston Chronicle

Книга «Learning to Swim: And Other Stories» автора Свифт Грэм Колин оценена посетителями КнигоГид, и её читательский рейтинг составил 8.00 из 10.
Для бесплатного просмотра предоставляются: аннотация, публикация, отзывы, а также файлы на скачивания.
В нашей онлайн библиотеке произведение Learning to Swim: And Other Stories можно скачать в форматах epub, fb2, или читать онлайн.

читать полностью

Ни одной рецензии нет, авторизуйтесь, и напишите свою!

3