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another psychic trip: Paul Auster’s “the book of illusions”

imagine losing touch to everyday life out of a tragic loss… and then imagine being reconnected to right that everyday life also through another tragic loss. it’s obvious: Paul Auster surely is what you’d like to call a strange, intense writer; ever since I first read the “manhattan trilogy” back in 1999, I sort of got caught by Auster’s “cinema for the mind”, by his incredibly visionary stories filled with