Alchemy: Writers on Truth, Lies and Fiction

Alchemy: Writers on Truth, Lies and Fiction

by Iain Sinclair

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Overview

Five writers grapple with reality and fiction, and the alchemical process of turning life into art. As Iain Sinclair frames it in his luminous introduction, they try to explain the impulse to write 'by way of personal anecdote, revelation or hopeful punt in the dark.'

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781910749173
Publisher: Notting Hill Editions
Publication date: 08/31/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 176
File size: 892 KB

About the Author

Iain Sinclair is a writer and filmmaker. His books include Downriver (1991), Radon Daughters (1994), and several documentaries including Lights Out for the Territory (1997). His most recent book Black Apples of Gower was a return to the country of his birth, Wales.
Joanna Kavenna is a novelist and travel writer. Her works include The Ice Museum, Inglorious, The Birth of Love and A Field Guide to Reality. She has received the Alistair Horne Fellowship and the Orange Prize for New Writing.

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