[Entracte-Livres] “Stupid”, by Richard Powers, the man who turns science into a novel

Entracte Livres Stupid by Richard Powers the man who turns science

“Perhaps the human race is a child of nine years: not yet ripe; but already less of a kid. Reasonable in appearance, but still on the verge of a fit of rage. »In this novel by Richard Powers (Pulitzer Prize 2019 with his previous novel, The World Tree), the nine year old is called Robin … Read more

Richard Powers : Nous devons remettre le plus qu’humain au coeur de l’histoire

richard powers nous devons remettre le plus quhumain au

L’tat de la plante et de la dmocratie amricaine, l’amour paternel, la question de la vie sur terre et dans l’univers, la volont de poursuivre ce que vous aviez commenc d’explorer avec L’Arbre-monde, notamment la question de la transformation de la conscience… Qu’est-ce qui a fait natre l’tincelle de ce livre ? Richard Powers : … Read more

Kazuo Ishiguro, Damon Galgut, Mary Lawson, Richard Powers… The Booker Prize is in the classics

Kazuo Ishiguro Damon Galgut Mary Lawson Richard Powers… The Booker

Only two first novel authors are among the 13 names selected this year. Last year, the prize was awarded to the Scottish Douglas Stuart. The new feathers are not on the program for the 2021 edition of the Booker prize. Six already recognized novelists, including heavyweights of literature like Kazuo Ishiguro, appear again this year … Read more