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By Robert Boyers

Operating intentionally opposed to the grain of assumptions dominant within the modern literary academy, Boyers examines novels via Günter Grass, Gabriel Garcia Márquez, Milan Kundera and others, arguing that it will be important to talk of personality, ethics, and philosophic goal if one is to appreciate those works. A penetrating examine, Atrocity and Amnesia illuminates the various significant fiction of our time and makes a huge contribution to modern political thought.

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