An American Story: Uncollected Fiction by Danilo Kiš,John K. Cox

By Danilo Kiš,John K. Cox

The twelve tales during this assortment, released in a number of journals and newspapers in Yugoslavia among 1953 and 1967, supply interesting insights into the improvement of Danilo Kis as a author. From lapidary adolescence idylls to harrowing foreshadowings of the Holocaust, from a satirical therapy of totalitarianism to a philosophical mirrored image on notion and shape, the subject material is remarkably diversified. The hugely strange identify tale is even set amidst the U.S. civil rights struggles of the 20 th century, and a number of other of the stories are redolent of technological know-how fiction.

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