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Autonauts of the Cosmoroute

A Timeless Voyage from Paris to Marseille

by Julio CortГЎzar

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Archipelago Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Essays,
  • Europe - France,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Essays,
  • General,
  • Cortâazar, Julio,
  • Description and travel,
  • France,
  • Miscellanea,
  • Roads,
  • Travel

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCarol Dunlop (Contributor), Stephane Hebert (Illustrator), Anne McLean (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11840152M
    ISBN 100979333008
    ISBN 109780979333002
    OCLC/WorldCa155123820

    Autonauts of the Cosmoroute, Julio Cortázar and Carol Dunlop, translated by Anne McLean in , Every once in a while it is a pleasure to read a light, playful book as an antidote to all the Proust and Sartre in the world. 'Autonauts of the Cosmoroute' is just such a book. It has been a long time since I have read such a light, charming.   "Autonauts of the Cosmoroute" is a love story, an irreverent travelogue of elaborate tales and snapshots detailing Julio Cortazar and Carol Dunlop's thirty-three-day voyage on the Paris-Marseilles freeway in Satirizing modern travel and the great explorers, this sparkling work pushes life and literature to surreal extremes. show more/5().

    Reading the "Autonauts of the Cosmoroute", by literature and photography giant travellers J. Cortazar and C. Dunlop: In May of ‘82, Julio Cortázar set out with Carol Dunlop aboard their VW camper van (a.k.a. "Fafner") to explore the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles freeway.   Book Review: Readings Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is the record of an epic adventure on the Autoroute de Sud, cobbled together from fragments composed on .

      The last book by Julio Cortázar (–84), the celebrated Argentinean postmodernist, does not look like a love story. Finally translated by Anne McLean, "Autonauts of the Cosmoroute" (Archipelago, pages, $20) has the appearance of a novelty, a travelogue set on the blasé freeway that connects Paris with : BENJAMIN LYTAL. Cortázar had time to eulogize her in a final chapter, written before the book was published in It was the final work he produced before he too died the following year. Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is translated from the Spanish by Anne McLean, published by Archipelago Books and distributed by Penguin Random House.


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Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a memoir of sorts. Cortázar (the most devastatingly brilliant author of modern times, if you didn't know) and his wife Carol decide to spend thirty-odd days living on the highway connecting Paris to Marseille (for a local reference, it seems rather This is another book that makes me want to go back through and /5.

Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots. In MayJulio Cortázar and Carol Dunlop climbed aboard Fafner, their VW camper van, and embarked on an exploration of the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles by: 5.

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Autonauts of Autonauts of the Cosmoroute book Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots.

In MayJulio Cortázar and Carol Dunlop climbed aboard Fafner, their VW camper van, and embarked on an exploration of the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles freeway. "Autonauts of the Cosmoroute: A Timeless Voyage from Paris to Marseille-- the last book published in Cortázar’s lifetime, it appeared in Spanish in and is now available in a fluid and felicitous English translation by Anne McLean -- figures among his most playful works, its tone recalling, in a lighter vein, travelers’ tales from the.

Book Description. With photographs by Julio Cortázar and Carol Dunlop and illustrations by Stéphane Hébert. Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a love story, a travelogue, a collection of stories and snapshots, both visual and verbal, irreverent and brilliant.

In May of ‘82, Julio Cortázar, literary explorer of the highest order, set out with Carol Dunlop aboard their VW camper van (a.k.a.

A propos of a work by Julio Cortázar, AUTONAUTS OF THE COSMOROUTE is slightly zany, sly and witty, and utterly sui generis. Originally published in (in simultaneous French and Spanish editions), it was the last of Cortázar's works published during his lifetime.

He died in Carol Dunlop died in November /5(5). Though born in Belgium and raised in Argentina, Julio Cortázar lived and wrote in Paris from till his death inthus making “Autonauts of the Cosmoroute,” though it was first. Autonauts of the Cosmoroute Carol Dunlop, Author, Julio Cortazar, Author, Anne McLean, Translator Archipelago Books $20 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

Autonauts of the Cosmoroute: A Timeless Voyage from Paris to Marseille—the last book published in Cortázar’s lifetime, it appeared in Spanish in and is now available in a fluid and felicitous English translation by Anne McLean—figures among his most playful works, its tone recalling, in a lighter vein, travelers’ tales from the Author: Jason Weiss.

NPR coverage of Autonauts of the Cosmoroute: A Timeless Voyage from Paris to Marseille by Julio Cortazar, Carol Dunlop, Anne McLean, and Stephane Hebert. News, author interviews, critics' picks. Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots.

In MayJulio Cort&#;zar and Carol Dunlop climbed aboard Fafner, their VW camper van, and embarked on an exploration of the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles Pages:   Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots.

In MayJulio Cortázar and Carol Dunlop climbed aboard Fafner, their VW camper van, and embarked on an exploration of the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles freeway. It was a route they¢d covered before, usually in about ten hours, but his time they loaded up.

Editions for Autonauts of the Cosmoroute: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover publi Cited by: 5. Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots. In MayJulio Cortázar and Carol Dunlop climbed aboard Fafner, their VW camper van, and embarked on an exploration of the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles freeway/5(12).

AUTONAUTS OF THE COSMOROUTE A TIMELESS VOYAGE FROM PARIS TO MARSEILLES by tongue-in-cheek scientific notes were taken with the aim of completing a book by the end of their journey.

The couple were anti-explorers in a mundane landscape, slowing down a journey that had been modernized and sped up. "Autonauts of the Cosmoroute" is a love story, an irreverent travelogue of elaborate tales and snapshots detailing Julio Cortazar and Carol Dunlop's thirty-three-day voyage on the Paris-Marseilles freeway in Satirizing modern travel and the great explorers, this sparkling work pushes life and literature to surreal extremes/5(5).

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June ; Paperback pp. Share 0 0 0. About the Book. In MayJulio Cortázar, literary explorer of the highest order, set out with his wife Carol Dunlop. Autonauts of the Cosmoroute by Julio Cortazar,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

Los autonautas de la cosmopista ("The Autonauts of the Cosmoroute") is a book written by Julio Cortázar in collaboration with Carol Dunlop, who died shortly before it was narrates the couple's extended expedition along the autoroute from Paris to Marseille during the months of May and June Publication.

The book was written by the authors in Spanish- and French-language Author: Julio Cortázar, Carol Dunlop.

Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a fine read, especially for Cortázar enthusiasts, an extremely human book. David Kirby has simply missed the point. David Kirby has simply missed the point.

There was no possibility that the journey wouldn’t have a book in it.One day Cortzar and his partner packed up their VW camper to adventure down a French highway. Then they stretched their trip out to 33 days, inspiring a travelogue as poignant as it is quirky."Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots.

In MayJulio Cortazar and Carol Dunlop climbed aboard Fafner, their VW camper van, and embarked on an exploration of the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles freeway.