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Autopsy of a father

Autopsy of a father

Author: Pascale Kramer; Robert Bononno
Publisher: New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"When a young woman returns to her childhood home after her estranged father's death, she begins to piece together the final years of his life. What changed him from a prominent left-wing journalist to a bitter racist who defended the murder of a defenseless African immigrant? Kramer exposes a country gripped by intolerance and violence to unearth the source of a family's fall from grace. Set in Paris and its  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kramer, Pascale, 1961-
Autopsy of a father.
New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2017
(DLC) 2017016277
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pascale Kramer; Robert Bononno
ISBN: 9781942658245 1942658249
OCLC Number: 959038428
Notes: Translated from the French.
"Autopsy of a Father first appeared in French as Autopsie d'un pè̀re, Copyright 2016 by Flammarion"--Title page verso.
Description: 204 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Autopsie d'un père.
Responsibility: Pascale Kramer ; English translation by Robert Bononno.


A journalist's suicide reveals a country on the verge of implosion in this intimate portrait of family disintegration.  Read more...


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Advance Praise for Autopsy of a FatherFinalist for the La Closerie des Lilas, Ouest-France, and Orange du Livre Prizes"Restrained, chiseled, implacable, the novels of Pascale Kramer perfectly master Read more...

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