Tag: Joseph Conrad

May 19, 2011  |  No Comments

This elegant little novella devotes itself obsessively to one topic: the sensuous pleasures of reading.  For a good book is a world of sensation, and furthermore the record of life within a book–for Domínguez’s characters, at least–invests the corporeal being of that book, the cover, the pages, the typeface, with sensuous life.  The physical experience … Read More