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The Letter Killers Club - Krzhizhanovsky, Sigizmund, and Turnbull, Joanne (Translated by), and Emerson, Caryl (Introduction by)
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"Writers are professional killers of conceptions. The logic of the Letter Killers Club, a secret society of "conceivers" who commit nothing to paper on principle, is strict and uncompromising. Every Saturday they meet in a fire-lit room hung with blank black bookshelves to present their "pure and unsubstantiated" conceptions: a rehearsal of Hamlet hijacked by an actor who vanishes with the role; the double life of a medieval merry cleric derailed by a costume change; a machine-run world that imprisons men's minds while ...

The Letter Killers Club 2011, New York Review of Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781590174500

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