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Chloe Aridjis

Contributors

Chloe Aridjis is Mexican American. She has written about magic and literature in nineteenth-century France and her recent Book of Clouds is a portrait of post-wall Berlin and was described by The Independent as an exceptional debut novel.

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Past Events

2010

Wednesday, 3 March 2010

Chloe Aridjis read from The Book of Clouds and discussed her highly atmospheric novel, set in contemporary Berlin, yet fraught with a sense of fragmentation and the haunting layers of history.

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Video

 
Jonathan Safran Foer discussing his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.