The Hole

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By José Revueltas, Amanda Hopkinson (Translated by), Sophie Hughes (Translated by), Álvaro Enrigue (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780811227780
Availability: Available at Wholesaler
Published: New Directions - October 30th, 2018


The Hole is a cross between Blood Meridian, Train Dreams, and Jean Genet’s works set in prisons. Yes, Revueltas fits all of that into into this little explosive seed. Reading it is about a four hour experience; one hour to read it and three hours to stare at a wall recovering from it.