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International Dublin Literary Award 2017

Formerly known as the IMPAC Prize, this unique literary award considers publications of ‘high literary merit’ from all around the world, both in original English and in translation.

A GENERAL THEORY OF OBLIVION

Paperback, 18/05/2016, €11.70
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On the eve of Angolan independence, Ludo bricks herself into her apartment, where she will remain for the next thirty years. She lives off vegetables and pigeons, burns her furniture and books to stay alive and keeps herself busy by writing her story on the walls of her home.