By Enrique Vila-Matas
A reader's fictional journey of the artwork and lives of a few of the good 20th-century SurrealistsAn writer (a model of Vila-Matas himself) offers a quick "history" of a mystery society, the Shandies, who're captivated with the idea that of "portable literature." The society is fullyyt imagined, yet during this rollicking, intellectually playful e-book, its contributors contain writers and artists like Marcel Duchamp, Aleister Crowley, Witold Gombrowicz, Federico García Lorca, guy Ray, and Georgia O'Keefe. The Shandies meet secretly in residences, resorts, and cafes in all places Europe to debate what nice literature fairly is: short, no longer too severe, penetrating the depths of the mysterious. We witness the Shandies having adventures in desk bound submarines, underground caverns, African backwaters, and the cultural capitals of Europe.
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