By Corneliu Mitrache
Penned with the smallest amount of self-censorship and the main volume of accountability, A Marquise of Our Time is greater than only a love tale. between its natural world: the plight and enjoyment of these flocking to Paris, a writer's soul-searching within the soulless age, a flirting advisor with burlesque romps, a who is who of the Anglophone crowd, or even an equivalent chance feather-plucking among the French chicken and the yankee eagle.
“Refinement, wit, humor, grand paintings… let alone the creative building, the nice discussion and the satiric vein that's infrequent nowadays.”
-Cécile Guilbert, writer, winner of Médicis Prize for Essays
“Many aspiring novelists come to Paris to put in writing the following nice novel. a few are looking to be Hemingway, others are looking to be Joyce, nonetheless others search to out-Miller Henry himself. Few be ready to get shut. but i'm happy to record that Corneliu Mitrache has performed it. A Marquise of Our Time is a wild journey during the expatriate lifetime of modern Parisian days and nights of affection and laughter.”
-Jim Haynes, writer, writer, co-founder of Edinburgh's Traverse Theatre
"We a great deal loved A Marquise of Our Time and idea it confirmed a lot expertise. regrettably, it isn't the kind of novel we represent."
-New York Literary Agent
Corneliu Mitrache's performs were staged in ny, la, Seattle and Paris. The Village Voice, the la occasions and the la Weekly hailed expecting Godex (formerly Godex Has Come) as “healthy originality,” “thought-provoking,” and “funny as hell.” His first novel was once translated and released as l. a. Traversée du Styx by means of variations Denöel/Gallimard, Paris.
“We have talked much approximately [Michel] Houellebecq and [Bret Easton] Ellis, yet hardly ever approximately Dan Lungu and Corneliu Mitrache, authors who additionally rock.”
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