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The Genius of Clarice Lispector

Make sure to drop by Music & Literature and check out this audio, wherein two (Lispector) translators and two (Lispector-loving) novelists talk about one of their idols.

And while you’re there, pick up the just-published Issue #4 of Music & Literature, which (taa-daaa) offers an incredible, in-depth homage to Lispector, with writing by Mary Ruefle, Aharonian Marcom, Lispector herself, Rachel Kushner, several of Lispectors translators, and many more.

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