The Resource Incidental inventions, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein ; illustrations by Andrea Ucini

Incidental inventions, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein ; illustrations by Andrea Ucini

Label
Incidental inventions
Title
Incidental inventions
Statement of responsibility
Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein ; illustrations by Andrea Ucini
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Contributor
Author
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Translator
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Language
eng
Summary
Elena Ferrante is the best-selling author of My Brilliant Friend, now an HBO original series. Collected here for the first time are the seeds of future novels, the timely reflections of this internationally beloved storyteller, the abiding preoccupations of a writer who has been called "one of the great novelists of our time" (New York Times). "This is my last column, after a year that has scared and inspired me . . . I have written as an author of novels, taking on matters that are important to me and that--if I have the will and the time--I'd like to develop within real narrative mechanisms." With these words, Elena Ferrante bid farewell to her year-long collaboration with the Guardian newspaper. For a full year, she wrote weekly articles, the subjects of which had been suggested by Guardian editors, making the writing process a sort of prolonged interlocution. The subjects ranged from first love to climate change, from enmity among women to the experience of seeing her novels adapted for film and TV. Translated by Ann Goldstein, the acclaimed translator of Ferrante's novels, and accompanied by Andrea Ucini's intelligent, witty, and beautiful illustrations, this volume is a must for all curious readers
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Summary
Featuring a new introduction, an illustrated gift edition of the author's short columns, written during a year-long collaboration with The Guardian, explores subjects ranging from first love and climate change to female enmity and the screen adaptations of her novels.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10826131
Cataloging source
SALS
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Ferrante, Elena
Dewey number
854.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
Literary form
non fiction
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1949-
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  • Goldstein, Ann
  • Ucini, Andrea
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True
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  • English newspapers
  • Italian essays
Target audience
adult
Label
Incidental inventions, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein ; illustrations by Andrea Ucini
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Publication
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volume
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rdacarrier.
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  • text
  • still image
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  • txt
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  • rdacontent.
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Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9781609455583
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
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  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Incidental inventions, Elena Ferrante ; translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein ; illustrations by Andrea Ucini
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
117 pages
Isbn
9781609455583
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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