''This year's release of Antonio Di Benedetto's masterpiece is a literary event of great importance, and it puts an end to an unjust historical neglect.'' --Publishers Weekly
''An existential masterpiece and one of the great novels of the Spanish language, Zama is Antonio di Benedetto's most famous -- and, arguably, his best -- work.'' --Latin American Review of Books
''Read it above all for the triumph of its style . . . It's Sartre by way of J. Peterman, and in Esther Allen's translation it still feels unique and alive.'' --Paris Review Daily
About the Author
Armando Duran has appeared in films, television, and regional theaters throughout the West Coast. For the last decade he has been a member of the resident acting company at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. In 2009 he was named by AudioFile as Best Voice in Biography and History for his narration of Che Guevara. A native Californian, he divides his time between Los Angeles and Ashland, Oregon.