The Art of Conversation is known as a formally revolutionary book, widely described as a ‘radiography of a life’: a doctor tells her unhappy love story and her struggles as a single mother.
Recommended by Andreea Scridon
Written by Ileana Vulpescu
Published by Tempus (2010)
Andreea Scridon writes poetry, short fiction, and translates from Romanian to English. In spare moments, she muses on books, cultural events that take place in London, and independent films. She has recently written about Vladimir Nabokov, Bob Dylan, the cosmos, and flamingos.