Colourless Green Ideas Sleep Furiously: Short Essays and Alternative Versions

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Quattro Books, 2012 - 110 pages
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Colourless Green Ideas Sleep Furiously is a collection of short essays that are pithy, aphoristic, and full of fresh insights and witticisms in the manner of Kafka's Parables and Paradoxes, Eduardo Galeano's Book of Embraces, or Pascal's Pensées. "Mark Frutkin has distilled his meditations on language, reason, myth and mystery into nuggets to tickle you into new ways of thinking." - Mark Fried, translator of Galeano.

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About the author (2012)

Mark Frutkin has published seven books of fiction, one work of nonfiction and three books of poetry. His novelFabrizio's Return [Knopf Canada] won the 2006 Trillium Award and was shortlisted for Commonwealth Writers Prize. He lives in Ottawa.

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