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French

L' infini dans un roseau : l'invention des livres dans l'Antiquité

Irene Vallejo (author)

L' infini dans un roseau : l'invention des livres dans l'Antiquité

Title
L' infini dans un roseau : l'invention des livres dans l'Antiquité
Author
Irene Vallejo
Language
French
Original language
Spanish
Original title
El infinito en un junco
Publisher
Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2021
558 p.
ISBN
9782251452210
Placing suggestion
684.9 (SISO)
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About Irene Vallejo

Irene Vallejo Moreu, born in Zaragoza in 1979, is a Spanish philologist, historian, and writer.

Career

A doctor of classical philology from the universities of Zaragoza and Florence, much of her work focuses on the investigation and exploration of classical authors, particularly their connection and intersection with the present day. Her first published book was a scholarly investigation into literary terminology in the Roman poet Martial. Other work has consisted of articles published in the Spanish newspapers Heraldo de Aragón and El País, in which she mixes discussion of ancient writers and current events. Some of these articles were eventually collected into two books, published under the titles El pasado que te espera and Alguien habló de nosotros.

In 2020 she was awarded the Premio Nacional de Literatura en la modalidad de Ensayo (the National Prize of Liter…Read more on Wikipedia