❰BOOKS❯ ✭ The Age of Disenchantments Author Aaron Shulman – Heartforum.co.uk A gripping narrative history of Spain’s most brilliant and troubled literary family—a tale about the making of art myth and legacy—set against the upheaval of the Spanish Civil War and beyondIn A gripping narrative history of Spain’s most brilliant and troubled literary family—a tale about the making of art myth and legacy—set against the upheaval of the Spanish Civil War and beyondIn this absorbing and atmospheric historical narrative journalist Aaron Shulman takes us deeply into the circumstances surrounding the Spanish Civil War through the lives loves and poetry of the Paneros Spain’s most compelling and eccentric family whose lives intersected memorably with many of the most storied figures in the art literature and politics of the time—from Neruda The Age eBook É to Salvador Dalí from Ava Gardner to Pablo Picasso to Roberto BolañoWeaving memoir with cultural history and biography and brought together with vivid storytelling and striking images The Age of Disenchantments sheds new light on the romance and intellectual ferment of the era while revealing the profound and enduring devastation of the war the Franco dictatorship and the country’s transition to democracyA searing tale of love and hatred art and ambition and freedom and oppression The Age of Disenchantments is a chronicle of a family who modeled their lives and deaths on the works of art that most inspired and obsessed them and who in turn profoundly affected the culture and society around them .
Aaron Shulman is the author of the forthcoming non fiction historical narrative The Age of Disenchantments The Epic Story of Spain’s Most Notorious Literary Family and the Long Shadow of the Spanish Civil War EccoHarperCollins March After growing up in Michigan Aaron attended Johns Hopkins as an undergrad and then the University of Montana where he received his MFA in creative writing.
- 496 pages
- The Age of Disenchantments
- Aaron Shulman
- 11 September 2016 Aaron Shulman