Taximan: Stories and Anecdotes from the Back Seat (Paperback)

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In the taxi rides you're about to take, you'll be in the company of some classic drivers and of a perspicacious and sharp-eyed passenger, the writer and broadcaster Stanley P an. Veteran translator David Homel, who introduced readers of English to Dany Laferri re with the publication of How to Make to Love to a Negro, now brings us the other major voice of Haitian Montreal: Stanley P an, here in English for the first time.

About the Author

David Homel was born in Chicago in 1952 and left that city in 1970 for Paris, living in Europe the next few years on odd jobs and odder couches. He has published eight novels, from Electrical Storms in 1988 to The Teardown, which won the Paragraph Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction in 2019. He has also written young adult fiction with Marie-Louise Gay, directed documentary films, worked in TV production, been a literary translator, journalist, and creative writing teacher. He has translated four books for Linda Leith Publishing: Bitter Roase (2015), (2016), Nan Goldin: The Warrior Medusa (2017) and Taximan (2018). Lunging into the Underbrush is his first book of non-fiction. He lives in Montreal.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781988130897
ISBN-10: 1988130891
Publisher: Linda Leith Publishing
Publication Date: September 1st, 2018
Pages: 128
Language: English