Windows on the World

Windows on the World

Fifty Writers, Fifty Views

Book - 2014
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"In Windows on the World: Fifty Writers, Fifty Views, architect and artist Matteo Pericoli brilliantly explores this concept alongside fifty of our most beloved writers from across the globe. By pairing drawings of window views with texts that reveal either physically or metaphorically what the drawings cannot, Windows on the World offers a perceptual journey through the world as seen through the windows of prominent writers: Orhan Pamuk in Istanbul, Daniel Kehlmann in Berlin, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in Lagos, John Jeremiah Sullivan in Wilmington, North Carolina, Nadine Gordimer in Johannesburg, Xi Chuan in Beijing. Taken together, the views -- geography and perspective, location and voice -- resonate with and play off each other" --
Publisher: New York : The Penguin Press, 2014
ISBN: 9781594205545
159420554X
Branch Call Number: Literature 808.887 WIN
Additional Contributors: Pericoli, Matteo 1968-

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