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Literature in Translation

Dear Knausgaard

By Kim Adrian

“There’s a passage early on in Book 2 that’s so smug, so macho (in a literary way), that’s so—ugh! I can’t explain it.”

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Ferrante Breaks the Frame

By Stiliana Milkova

A defaced family photograph—with an ancestor cut out—reveals to Ferrante’s new protagonist how women are erased by the words and deeds of men.

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