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Månen over Porten
Månen over Porten er en samling litterære og personlige tekster om det at læse litteratur og det at blive forfatter. Med indlevelse og en smittende læseglæde fortæller Per Petterson om inspirationskilder og favoritter: Ernest Hemingway, Karen Blixen, Raymond Carver, Aksel Sandemose, Kjell Askildsen, Grace Paley, John Fante, Louis-Ferdinand Céline, Simone de Beauvoir, Paul ...more
Paperback, 188 pages
Published 2009 by Batzer & Co
(first published 2004)
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Petterson knew from the age of 18 that he wanted to be a writer, but didn't embark on this career for many years - his debut book, the short story collection Aske i munnen, sand i skoa, (Ashes in the Mouth, Sand in the Shoes) was published 17 years later, when Petterson was 35. Previously he had worked for years in a factory as an unskilled labourer, as his parents had done before him, and had als ...moreMore about Per Petterson...