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Chico Buarque (Author), Alison Entrekin (Translator). This was our book club book last month, I chose it because I was raised in Budapest and was eager to read something that brought back good memories.
Chico Buarque (Author), Alison Entrekin (Translator). This selection didn't cut it by a long shot. While there was some Hungarian interspersed throughout, the fact that the author failed to once step foot in such a magical city really showed.
Chico Buarque’s Budapest engages the senses and immerses the reader in the protagonist ghost writer’s surreal .
Chico Buarque’s Budapest engages the senses and immerses the reader in the protagonist ghost writer’s surreal world. Buarque is perhaps better known as a composer and musician (in addition to being a playwright, poet and novelist). These talents are on full display here. Entrekin's translation flows nevertheless like the waters of the Danube and Guanabara Bay combined.
by Chico Buarque & translated by Alison Entrekin. Buarque has created a warm, engaging, memorable first-person voice in his credulous and well-meaning Costa, the whole translated here gorgeously and sinuously: sentences at random can be picked and savored for delicacy and rhythm. Pub Date: Oct. 1st, 2004.
Not just one of Brazil's most influential and beloved composers and musicians, Chico Buarque has won high praise .
Not just one of Brazil's most influential and beloved composers and musicians, Chico Buarque has won high praise as a poet, playwright, and novelist .
ISBN 10: 0802117821 ISBN 13: 9780802117823. Publisher: Grove Press, 2004.
Alison Entrekin is an acclaimed translator of Portuguese. to the Wild Heart by Clarice Lispector, shortlisted for the PEN America Translation Prize; and Budapest by Chico Buarque, shortlisted for. Her work includes short fiction and poetry for anthologies and literary magazines, in addition to children’s fiction, biographies, and novels, including City of God by Paulo Lins; The Eternal Son by Cristovão Tezza, shortlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award; Near to the Wild Heart by Clarice Lispector, shortlisted for the PEN America Translation Prize; and Budapest by Chico Buarque, shortlisted for. the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize. Books by Alison Entrekin. Series by Alison Entrekin.
Chico Buarque (author), Alison Entrekin (translator) has developed into an intriguing and inventive novelist. When Ciccio finds, among the many of his father's books that line the walls of their house, a troubling letter dated & 21, 1931. Berlin', his existential crisis only intensifies. It seems that his father once had a child with another woman - a German son whose fate remains unclear. has developed into an intriguing and inventive novelist.
His books include Spilt Milk and Budapest. Among her numerous translations are Clarice Lispector’s Near to the Wild Heart and Chico Buarque’s Budapest. Alison Entrekin is an Australian literary translator working from Portuguese.
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Francisco "Chico" Buarque de Hollanda, popularly known simply as Chico Buarque (Brazilian Portuguese: ; born June 19, 1944) is a Brazilian singer-songwriter, guitarist, composer, playwright, writer and poet. The firstborn son of Sérgio Buarque de Hollanda, Buarque lived at several locations throughout his childhood, though mostly in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Rome