Juan Álvarez Umbarila

Modernist Polyphonic Geographies of The Book of Disquiet

 Abstract Fernando Pessoa’s The Book of Disquiet has recently become a landmark on the European modernist map. This paper proposes a spatial reading of TBOD through its three dislocalized categories of space: the identity who writes, the city it writes (Lisbon), and the books ultimately conformed by those writings. These... Read More