Ivo de Figueiredo

Henrik Ibsen: The man and the mask by Ivo de Figueiredo, translated by Robert Ferguson

September 2019, no. 414
One of the strongest markers of identity in my birthplace, Iceland, is the idea of independence. The country takes great pride in how it reacquired full independence from Denmark in 1944; one of the main political parties is called the Independence Party, and the most famous Icelandic novel is Independent People by Halldór Laxness ... ... (read more)