“Great imaginative energy . . . an elaborate, intricate, delicate narrative structure, balanced just so . . . The Lair shows us life as a richly incomplete and unresolved experience.”—Reginald Gibbons, TriQuarterly
(Reginald Gibbons TriQuaterly)
Longlisted by Three Percent for their 2013 Best Translated Book in Fiction.
(Translation Book Award Three Percent 2013-06-07)
About the Author
Norman Manea is Francis Flournoy Professor of European Culture and writer-in-residence at Bard College. Oana Sânziana Marian is a poet, translator, photographer, and filmmaker.