“The knot in which the soul was bound is no trick knot, coming apart with a tug at its end. On the contrary, it grows tighter and tighter. We work at it, untying it, tracing the path of the string, seeking the end, and out of this manipulating comes art…”
by Nicki Leone
We all construct stories of ourselves; personal mythologies, if you will. Schulz’s great task was to find the wellspring of these tales, at least within himself.
by Juhi Karan
World literature is awash in writers who find their voice in their own good time. Here we bring to you five such authors, whose work comes to English speakers via translation.