In the last three years I have driven along some of the smaller, less-travelled roads of the Mississippi Delta.
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Nobel Prize-winning Doris Lessing on her life, lovers and landlords in 1950s London.
Nobel Prize-winning Gabriel García Márquez’s encounters with a clairvoyant in Vienna, Barcelona and Havana.
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‘oh dirty feet blood-clotter / oh grease monkey clod-hopper / oh cloud-devourer spit’
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‘you alone sit down at that table / facing the houses you tried to inhabit’ Translated from the Galician by Erín Moure.
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