Alberto Manguel

Alberto Manguel is the award-winning author of hundreds of works, most recently (in English) A Reader on Reading, All Men Are Liars, and The City of Words. He lives in France.

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Reading the Commedia

An appreciation of Dante's "Commedia." more »

Mar 5, 2014 by in Columns

The author, age fifteen, Patagonia

Face in the Mirror

What does it mean to "be" yourself? The face reflected in the mirror is unrecognizable. more »

Dec 18, 2013 by in Columns (2 Comments)

Neighbourhood of Letters

There are imaginary cities for scientists, vampires, lechers and even bad students—but what about writers? more »

Aug 14, 2013 by in Columns

Paul Joseph

A Brief History of Tags

A reflection on the complex and often inexplicable process of bibliographic categorizations. more »

May 22, 2013 by in Columns