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Bulgarian

Физика на тъгата

Физика на тъгата

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Title
Физика на тъгата
Author
Georgi Gospodinov 1968-
Uniform title
Fizika na tagata
Language
Bulgarian
Publisher
Plovdiv: Janet 45, 2018
339 p.
ISBN
9786191863914 (hardback)
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About Georgi Gospodinov

Georgi Gospodinov (Bulgarian: Георги Господинов; born January 7, 1968 in Yambol) is a writer, poet and playwright based in Sofia, Bulgaria. One of the most translated Bulgarian authors after 1989, he has four poetry books awarded with national literary prizes. First of them, Lapidarium (1992), won the National Debut Prize. Volumes of his selected poetry came out in German, Portuguese, Czech and Macedonian.

Literary career

Gospodinov became internationally known by his Natural novel, which was published in 21 languages, including English (Dalkey Archive Press, 2005), German, French, Spanish, Italian, etc. The New Yorker described it as an “anarchic, experimental debut”, according to The Guardian, it is “both earthy and intellectual”, Le Courrier (Geneve) calls it “a machine for stories.”

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