Busz po polsku
Wznowienie pierwszej książki przyszłego autora „Cesarza” z 1962 roku, jedynej książki w jego dorobku w całości traktującej o Polsce. Edycja wzbogacona – w stosunku do pierwszego wydania – o napisany w połowie lat 80. XX w. tekst zatytułowany „Ćwiczenia pamięci”. Autor wspominając dzieciństwo, które przypadło na czas wojny, wyznaje: „kiedy skończyła się wojna, znałem tylko...more
Hardcover, 123 pages
Published 2008 by Agora S.A.
(first published 1979)
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A collection of Kapuściński's early reportages, the book shows what complex and inscrutable a figure he is: it includes works that give a glimpse of his talent that would later make him a reportage guru ("Wymarsz piątej kolumny"), but also remind us how avid he could be in following the line of the Party ("Uprowadzenie Elżbiety"). On the other hand, he was daring enough to turn an order for a propaganda article from Gomółka himself upside-down to come up with a non-propaganda reportage at the sa...more
Piccoli racconti, più che reportage, tratti di luoghi, di persone per spiegare la propria terra. Si legge con la curiosità di sapere di quei luoghi e delle persone con l'appagamento della bella scrittura e della poesia della narrazione.
Collection of reportages which are set in 1950s and 1960s in Olecko, Białowieża Primaeval Forest, on the bank of Narew, surroundings of Brodnica, near Mława, in a village Grunwald, in Pratki near Ełk - where devil says goodnight. Heroes of those reportages are two German women running away from house for elderly people in Szczytno, flisak, nightguard, poor pesant, seasonal workers, expelled from university, who don't want to go back to their hometowns or villages, peoplr ithout address. There ar...more
Ryszard Kapuściński debuted as a poet in Dziś i jutro at the age of 17 and has been a journalist, writer, and publicist. In 1964 he was appointed to the Polish Press Agency and began traveling around the developing world and reporting on wars, coups and revolutions in Asia, the Americas, and Europe; he lived through twenty-seven revolutions and coups, was jailed forty times, and survived four deat...moreMore about Ryszard Kapuściński...