Romania, guest of honour at the Salon du Livre, Paris 2013
Romania will be the guest of honour at the Salon du Livre (Paris 2013 International Book Fair) to be held in Paris on March 22-25, 2013. The following Romanian writers published by Polirom or Cartea romaneasca are... read more
Romanian writers at the Jerusalem Book Fair 2013
Between 10th and 15th of February, four Romanian writers published by Polirom or Cartea Romaneasca will be present al the Jerusalem Book Fair 2013: Varujan Vosganian, Vasile Ernu, Lucian Dan Teodorovici,... read more
In the beginning, I used to go to the Café de l’Union at around lunchtime. I could permit myself such an easygoing life since having been dismissed from my position at the United Zealand Banks. I had received a huge payout: they were buying my silence. I knew things that would have compromised important people in the bank. Such practices are to be found in economic circles: blackmail is thwarted by means of a hefty redundancy payment...