Fado / by Andrzej Stasiuk ; translated by Bill Johnston

Author(s): Stasiuk, Andrzej, 1960-
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Subjects: Cities and towns--Europe, Central
Europe, Central--Description and travel
Stasiuk, Andrzej, 1960---Travel--Europe, Central
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Polish (translated from), Translation from Polish
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Champaign : Dalkey Archive Press, 2009
Series: Polish literature series
Polish literature series
LC Classification: P, PG
Physical Description: 156 p. ; 20 cm
Table of Contents: Highway 1
A Slavic On the Road 5
Bulatovic 16
Poetics and Slaughter 26
Map 31
Romania 35
Montenegro 40
Pogradec 44
A Shortage of Rain in the Accursed Mountains 49
Rudnany 53
The Carpathians 57
Parody as a Continent's Means for Survival 61
A Zone of Mixed Populations 74
Stroze 79
Outside the Gas Station 83
The Space of Freedom 89
Banknotes 93
Mid-October, Return 97
All Souls' Day 102
Will-o'-the-Wisps of the Dead 106
Memory 117
Our Game of Bildung 125
The Body of the Father 129
Tranquility 142
Alternate Title(s): Fado.
Additional Authors: Johnston, Bill, 1960-
Notes: LCCN: 2009016734
ISBN: 9781564785596 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 1564785599 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents: Highway -- A Slavic On the road -- Bulatović -- Poetics and slaughter -- Map -- Romania -- Montenegro -- Pogradec -- A shortage of rain in the accursed mountains -- Rudňany -- The Carpathians -- Parody as a continent's means for survival -- A zone of mixed populations -- Stróże -- Outside the gas station -- The space of freedom -- Banknotes -- Mid-October, return -- All souls' day -- Will-o'-the-wisps of the dead -- Memory -- Our game of bildung -- The body of the father -- Tranquility
Includes bibliographical references
Translated from the Polish
OCLC Number: 319320834
ISBN/ISSN: 9781564785596
1564785599