The Musical Illusionist: and Other Tales (Hotel St. George) by Alex Rose
eBook Title: The Musical Illusionist: and Other Tales (Hotel St. George)
Publisher: Hotel St. George Press (October 1, 2007)
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Genre Fiction
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In the tradition of Borges and Calvino, The Musical Illusionist is an interwoven collection of postmodern folk talesdisappearing manuscripts, neurological anomalies, teleporting bacteria, and an unforgettable composer who manipulates sound to bend perceptionthat masterfully blends scientific curiosity with magical-realist caprice.
Alex Rose has published stories and essays for McSweeney’s, the North American Review, The Providence Journal, the Forward, The ScienceCreative Quarterly, and DIAGRAM. He has also directed a number of short films that have appeared on HBO, MTV, Comedy Central, Showtime, and the BBC.