A Labour of Moles


      A Labour of Moles
I found myself in the thick of things I shut my eyes experimentally, opened them again If I was dreaming, the scene should change but no, everything was exactly as it had been before So begins A Labour of Moles, by one of South Africa s most important writers, Ivan Vladislavic a story which takes the reader into a realm utterly alien and at the same time as familiar as the letters forming the words on the page and the very building blocks of fiction. Read A Labour of Moles by Ivan Vladislavić – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

Ivan Vladislavi is a novelist, essayist and editor He lives in Johannesburg where he is a Distinguished Professor in Creative Writing at the University of the Witwatersrand His books include The Folly, The Restless Supermarket, Portrait with Keys and Double Negative Among his recent publications are Flashback Hotel, a compendium of early stories The Loss Library, a reflection on writing and 101 Detectives, a collection of new short stories He has edited volumes on architecture and art His work has won several prizes, including the University of Johannesburg Prize, the Sunday Times Fiction Prize and the Alan Paton Award for non fiction In 2015, he was awarded the Windham Campbell Prize for fiction by Yale University.

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  • Sewn paperback with dust jacket
  • 44 pages
  • A Labour of Moles
  • Ivan Vladislavić
  • English
  • 11 June 2019
  • 0956509282

10 thoughts on “ A Labour of Moles

  1. says:

    Ceci n est pas un review It is a Preview.First, the Preface, which tells usabout Vladislavi s other works, where Johannesburg is always centre stage This introduction was brief and appreciated by a neophyte like myself I defer to Jan Steyn Starting with The Restless Supermarket, theI read, theI came to think of Vladislavi s work as a kind of compass that always points true north not a comprehensive map of everything in that city, but a revealer of what lies behind many Ceci n est pas un review It is a Preview.First, the Preface, which tells usabout Vladislavi s other works, where Johannesburg is always centre stage This introduction was brief and appreciated by a neophyte like myself I defer to Jan Steyn Starting with The Restless Supermarket, theI read, theI came to think of Vladislavi s work as a kind of com...

  2. says:

    My local bookstore stocks the Cahier s Series, and as I am ever seduced by pretty books with exotic lineage, I closed my eyes and picked up 17.I am so pleased with my choice I don t know if A Labour of Moles is a novella or sho...

  3. says:

    I ve written up my review on my blog, North of the Latte LineI read it fast in one sitting I was so delighted by his perfect prose The production is beautiful too I showed it to my son as I sat writing in the cafe today and he instantly wanted to borrow it.

  4. says:

    So much awesome fun Makes me want to readbooks in The Cahiers Series AND read Vladislavic s The Loss Library which just came out from Seagull Books.

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