Local Colour

Local Colour Local Colour is a page by page interpretation of Paul Auster s page novella Ghosts With Local Colour beaulieu has removed the entirety of Auster s text leaving only chromatic words proper nouns o

  • Title: Local Colour
  • Author: Derek Beaulieu
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 361
  • Format: Paperback
  • Local Colour is a page by page interpretation of Paul Auster s 72 page novella Ghosts With Local Colour, beaulieu has removed the entirety of Auster s text, leaving only chromatic words proper nouns or not spread across the page as dollops of paint on a palette What remains is the written equivalent of ambient music words which are meant to be seen but not read The coloLocal Colour is a page by page interpretation of Paul Auster s 72 page novella Ghosts With Local Colour, beaulieu has removed the entirety of Auster s text, leaving only chromatic words proper nouns or not spread across the page as dollops of paint on a palette What remains is the written equivalent of ambient music words which are meant to be seen but not read The colours, through repetition, build a suspense and crescendo which is loosened from traditional narrative into a pointillist construction.

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    1 thought on “Local Colour”

    1. Derek Beaulieu's Local Colour is an exercise in the unnecessary. There's no inspired reason behind Beaulieu's decision to alter the text of Paul Auster's Ghosts, emphasizing the colour motif. And there's nothing inspiring about it. The end result looks like a bad rendition of De StijlI get it, Derek Beaulieu, you like Paul Auster's Ghosts. We all like Ghosts. Or, at least the majority of us like it. The idea is not original. In fact, most readers of Ghosts probably considered the potential for d [...]

    2. Încă o "carte" bizară, mai mult un concept artistic (grafic) metaliterar. Interpretarea grafică (pagină cu pagină) a celei de-a doua părţi a Trilogiei New-York-ului (nuvela Fantome sau Fantasme) de Paul Auster. Interesant dar prea puţin informativ.

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