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Heavens on Earth

Carmen Boullosa

Translator Shelby Vincent

Publisher: Deep Vellum Publishing

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Summary

Three narrators from different historical eras are each engaged in preserving history in Carmen Boullosa's Heavens on Earth. As her narrators sense and interact with each other over time and space, Boullosa challenges the primacy of recorded history and asserts literature and language's power to transcend the barriers of time and space in vivid, urgent prose.

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