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Elena Ferrante

Frantumaglia: L'écriture et ma vie


« Ma mère m’a légué un mot de son dialecte qu’elle employait pour décrire son état d’esprit lorsqu’elle éprouvait des impressions contradictoires qui la tiraillaient et la déchiraient. Elle se disait en proie à la frantumaglia. »

Écrivaine légendaire dont l’identité est tenue secrète, Elena Ferrante lève ici une part du mystère qui l’entoure. Au fil des lettres et entretiens qui composent ce livre, l’autrice de L’amie prodigieuse évoque les thèmes qui lui sont chers – l’écriture comme tentative de recomposition d’une intériorité morcelée, la complexité d’être femme, son enfance dans les rues périlleuses de Naples – mais aussi ses influences littéraires et l’incroyable succès de ses romans. Intime et passionnant, voici l’autoportrait d’une romancière à l’œuvre.

Format: Paperback
Published: in France in 2020
Publisher: Gallimard
Pages: 496
Language: French
ISBN 13: 9782072921315
ISBN 10: 2072921317

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Frantumaglia: L'écriture et ma vie