Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector

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"That rare person who looked like Marlene Dietrich and wrote like Virginia Woolf," Clarice Lispector is one of the most popular but least understood of Latin American writers, and now in Why this World, after years of research on three continents, drawing on previously unknown manuscripts and dozens of interviews, Benjamin Moser demonstrates how Lispector's development as a writer was directly connected to the story of her turbulent life. Born in the nightmarish landscape of post-World War I Ukraine, Clarice became, ...

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Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector
2014, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781846147814

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Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector
2012, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199895823

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Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector
2009, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195385564

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