“The Separation Between Orient and Occident Is Entirely Artificial”: Mathias Énard

“The Separation Between Orient and Occident Is Entirely Artificial”: Mathias Énard

Via theculturetrip.com • If there ever were any doubts about the standing of Mathias Énard, the reception garnered by his latest novel Compass ought to disperse them. After the book won him the Prix Goncourt in 2015, its English translation—out last month—was shortlisted for this year’s Man Booker International Prize (and garnered glowing reviews in the American press), a distinction outdone days […]