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En la Tierra somos fugazmente grandiosos (Panorama de narrativas nº 1022) (Spanish Edition) by [Ocean Vuong, Jesús Zulaika Goicoechea]

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En la Tierra somos fugazmente grandiosos (Panorama de narrativas nº 1022) (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition

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«Una narración personal e intimista... Vuong es un escritor sólido y audaz, y su primera novela es muy potente» (Kevin Canfield, San Francisco Chronicle).

«Vuong es magistral creando imágenes impresionistas e imborrables… La novela contiene algunas de las páginas más conmovedoras que he leído en mi vida sobre dos chicos experimentando juntos… Un libro espléndido» (Justin Torres, The New York Times Book Review).

«Una obra maestra… Valiente, reveladora y extraordinaria» (Literary Journal). «Un texto crudo y luminoso» (Kirkus Reviews).

«Una de las novelas más hermosas que he leído, una maravilla literaria y una pieza de una extraordinaria humanidad. Una verdadera obra maestra» (Max Porter).

«Una carta de amor herida e imponente que nunca se enviará. Un poderoso testimonio de la magia y la pérdida. Una maravilla» (Marlon James).

«Vuong se enfrenta a los límites del lenguaje (…) y expande nuestra percepción de lo que la literatura puede hacer visible, pensable y sentible a través de fronteras y generaciones y géneros» (Ben Lerner).

«Uno no tiene muy a menudo la oportunidad de aplicar palabras como “brillante” y “extraordinaria” a muchas novelas, y menos a una primera novela. Gracias, Ocean Vuong, por esta brillante y extraordinaria primera novela» (Michael Cunningham).

--This text refers to the paperback edition.

About the Author

Ocean Vuong (Ciudad Ho Chi Minh, antes Saigón, 1988) emigró a Estados Unidos con su familia en 1990, tras pasar un año en un campo de refugiados en Filipinas. En 2014 recibió la beca Ruth Lilly / Sargent Rosenberg de la Poetry Foundation y con el poemario Cielo nocturno con heridas de fuego ganó el Whiting Award y el Forward Prize en Estados Unidos y el Premio T. S. Eliot en Inglaterra. Sus textos se han publicado en medios como The Atlantic, Harper’s, The Nation, New Republic, The New Yorker y The New York Times. Es profesor en el Amherst College de Massachusetts. En la tierra somos fugazmente grandiosos es su primera novela.

--This text refers to the paperback edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B082YJM5P7
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Editorial Anagrama; 1st edition (February 26, 2020)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ February 26, 2020
  • Language ‏ : ‎ Spanish
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1864 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ On Kindle Scribe
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 229 pages
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Ocean Vuong is the author of the debut novel, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous, out from Penguin Press (2019) and forthcoming in 12 other languages worldwide. He is also the author of the critically acclaimed poetry collection, Night Sky with Exit Wounds, a New York Times Top 10 Book of 2016, winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize, the Whiting Award, the Thom Gunn Award, and the Forward Prize for Best First Collection. A Ruth Lilly fellow from the Poetry Foundation, his honors include fellowships from the Lannan Foundation, the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, The Elizabeth George Foundation, The Academy of American Poets, and the Pushcart Prize.

Vuong's writings have been featured in The Atlantic, Harpers, The Nation, New Republic, The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Village Voice, and American Poetry Review, which awarded him the Stanley Kunitz Prize for Younger Poets. Selected by Foreign Policy magazine as a 2016 100 Leading Global Thinker, alongside Hillary Clinton, Ban Ki-Moon and Justin Trudeau, Ocean was also named by BuzzFeed Books as one of “32 Essential Asian American Writers” and has been profiled on NPR’s “All Things Considered,” PBS NewsHour, Teen Vogue, VICE, The Fantastic Man, and The New Yorker.

Born in Saigon, Vietnam, he lives in Northampton, Massachusetts, where he serves as an Assistant Professor in the MFA Program for Poets and Writers at Umass-Amherst.

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