Romania, guest of honour at the Leipzig Bookfair 2018
Romania is the guest of honour at the Leipzig International Bookfair, on March 15-18, 2018. The following Romanian writers published by Polirom are present at the event: Gabriela Adamesteanu, Lavinia Braniste, Bogdan... read more
New entries on our website
New writers and books were added on our website: Serban Alexandru – Un inger, un ciine, o imagine / An Angel, a Dog, an Image, Simona Antonescu – Darul lui Serafim / Serafim’s... read more
In the beginning, I used to go to the Café de l’Union at around lunchtime. I could permit myself such an easygoing life since having been dismissed from my position at the United Zealand Banks. I had received a huge payout: they were buying my silence. I knew things that would have compromised important people in the bank. Such practices are to be found in economic circles: blackmail is thwarted by means of a hefty redundancy payment...