G. Grass, J.L. Borges, J. Cortázar, M. Duras, J. Roth, Y. Bonnefoy, G.C. Infante, T.E. Martínez, L. Heker, F. Dürrenmatt, A. Piznarik, A. Dávila and U. Eco translated by Alberto Manguel
This miscellany offers a selection of work by writers as diverse as Marguerite Duras, John Hawkes, and Cynthia Ozick, and includes Manguel's translations of a speech Jorge Luis Borges gave at a dinner in his honor after resigning from a demeaning government job, and a rejected chapter from Julio Cortázar's Hopscotch.