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The Few Things I Know About Glafkos Thrassakis

by Vassilis Vassilikos

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Published by Seven Stories Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literary,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Essays

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKaren Emmerich (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8789584M
    ISBN 101583225277
    ISBN 109781583225271

    Description. A brilliant work of the imagination as well as a meditation on writing itself, the story follows a biographer’s investigation into the life and works of a famous, yet highly mysterious, deceased Greek author named Glafkos Thrassakis. Vassilikos called his The Few Things I Know about Glafkos Thrassakis an "autonovegraphy," according to Mary Park in the New York Times Book Review. Originally published in , the novel was translated into English in

      Broken into three sections, “The Few Things I Know About Glafkos Thrassakis” considers questions of identity and the politics of writing. The first section focuses on the historical, personal and. The Few Things I Know About Glafkos Thrassakis; Z (English language ISBN or ISBN ) Translations. The Photographs, tr. M. Edwards (; repr. ) The Plant, The Well, The Angel A Trilogy, tr. E. Keeley, M. Keeley () External links.

    The Few Things I Know About Glafkos Thrassakis. Written by Vassilis Vassilikos. Translated by Karen Emmerich. Michelangelo: A Life on Paper. Leonard Barkan. Romain Gary: A Tall Story. David Bellos. Novel Characters: A Genealogy. Maria DiBattista. The Arabian Nights. Daniel Heller-Roazen. The Few Things I Know About Glafkos Thrassakis functions on many different levels. It is a meditation on the act of research and writing; it is an autobiography written about someone else; it creates a person out of the literary ether from someone who is real.


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In this book Vassilikos invents a new narrative style, the story is told by a biographer as he researches the life of a dead author, Glafkos Thrassakis.

Throughout the work there are snippets from Thrassakis's writings and other writings the biographer chooses, this novel is the product of the fictional biographer.5/5. The few things I know about Glafkos Thrassakis. [Vasilēs Vasilikos; Karen Emmerich] -- Available for the first time in English, a novel by one of Greece's most renowned modern writers explores the line between the real and the fictional.

His novel Z was first published in Paris inwas adapted for film by Costa-Gavras, and has been translated into thirty-two languages. Among them, The Few Things I Know About Glafkos Thrassakis is taught throughout universities in Greece as a contemporary classic. Vassilikos lives in Paris and Athens.

More on Vassilis Vassilikos. Vassilis Vassilikos is not well-known in North America, nor is his novel  The Few Things I Know About Glafkos Thrassakis, which is making its initial appearance in.

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