Zona: A Book About a Film About a Journey to a Room - Geoff Dyer Reviews
Description:ISBN 857861662 / Author: Geoff Dyer / Hardcover / 240 Pages / Book is published 2012-02-02 by Canongate Books Ltd
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Zona: A Book About a Film About a Journey toa Room
Written by a British author, this book unlocks the film that has ...
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I had never read any Geoff Dyer before, but according to the blurb he is much admired by the likes of David Mitchell and Zadie Smith. It appears that he has written other novels and non-fiction books, which are highly acclaimed and won various literary awards. The reason I selected this book was the title, having visited both cities relatively recently. The first time we meet our anti-hero Jeff Atman, he has drafted a resignation e-mail to his boss and dithered over whether to click Send or Delete. Opting for the latter, this freelance writer was sent to the Venice Biennale (contemporary art festival). Here I very much enjoyed Dyer s descriptions of the city, he really ...