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La matèria de l'esperit (The Matter of Spirit)

La matèria de l'esperit (The Matter of Spirit)

Ed. Proa. Barcelona 2005

After 'El sentit de la ficció' ('The Meaning of Fiction'), focused on writing, it was time for the author to reflect on a crucial matter for the novelist: reading.

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Jaume Cabré


Jaume Cabré holds a degree in Catalan Philology from the University of Barcelona, is a high school head of department currently on study leave and is a member of the Philology Section of the Institut d'Estudis Catalans.

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Readers of literature know that writing is creating and they understand the Polish poetess Wislawa Szymborska when she says that when you pronounce the word 'Nothing' you make something no non-being can hold. Or when she pronounces the word 'Silence', she destroys it
 
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