Thursday, January 17, 2013

Jáchym Topol

This novella excerpt by Czech writer Jáchym Topol is exceptional prose.

A Trip to the Train Station


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  2. Thanks, Tim. Albatros, in Prague, reissued it last year. It's a bilingual edition, with striking linocut illustrations by artist Michal Cihlář: Also, my translation of Jáchym's latest book is coming out next month from Portobello Books in London: Jáchym himself will be appearing Wed night at the British Library: Then again, May 25, at the Hay Festival:

  3. Thanks for stopping by, Alex. And for the information.