By Warren F Motte Jr.

A awesome choice of writings by means of individuals of the gang referred to as the Oulipo (Ouvroir de litterature potentiale), this anthology contains, between others, Italo Calvino, Harry Mathews, Georges Perec, Jacques Roubaud, and Raymond Queneau. based in Paris in 1960, the Oulipo perspectives inventive writing as an workout ruled through the strategy of "constraints." whereas a tremendous contribution to literary thought, and in addition nice enjoyable, Oulipo: A Primer of strength Literature is likely to be so much unique as an essential consultant to writers.

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