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José Saramago


Tuesday, August 23 2011

In 'Small Memories', the Man Whose Life was Dedicated to Books has Finally Become One

Where does José Saramago's autobiography fit in his Noble-prize winning canon?

Sunday, November 28 2010

'The Elephant's Journey' Carries the Reader Along on this Shared Endeavor

Saramago's trickery emphasizes an obvious, but often neglected, point about literature: words create reality rather than merely transcribe it.

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