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By Robert Boyers

Operating intentionally opposed to the grain of assumptions dominant within the modern literary academy, Boyers examines novels through Günter Grass, Gabriel Garcia Márquez, Milan Kundera and others, arguing that it is vital to talk of personality, ethics, and philosophic objective if one is to appreciate those works. A penetrating examine, Atrocity and Amnesia illuminates a number of the significant fiction of our time and makes an incredible contribution to modern political thought.

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