by Emile Ollivier

Entre le pays d'enfance déshérité, coloré et baroque des Caraïbes et le pays d'exil aux hivers rigoureux où la violence est autre mais très présente, les personnages de ces nouvelles, qu'ils soient chauffeur de taxi, ouvrier agricole, ministre, peintre, instituteur ou chômeur, habitent un monde à la fois incertain, cruel et magique où l'Histoire et l'imaginaire s'entrecroisent et tissent de surprenantes destinées. Toute l'oeuvre romanesque d'Emile Ollivier, qui est né à Haïti et vit à Montréal, évoque avec une verve truculente et singulière un univers où la réalité la plus crie côtoie le fantastique et où l'exil devient ce point de non-retour que seuls acclimatent la poésie, la mémoire et le rêve.

Regarde, regarde les lions
Publisher
ALBIN MICHEL
Type
book
Language
French
ISBN-13
9782226121578
ISBN-10
2226121579
Height
19 mm
Widht
129 mm
Lenght
200 mm
Weight
268 g
Format
Book
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