An article in this morning's New York Times about Mexican literary provocateur Mario Bellatin. Sounds somewhat unpromising -- he just made a deal with Gallimard to publish his future books in French, which he will hire someone else to translate back into Spanish; he writes biographies of fake Japanese writers, that sort of thing...
But check out his right hand, missing since birth.
Monday, August 10, 2009
at 3:56 PM