Gheorghe Crăciun

 

Author's CV

Gheorghe Craciun, novelist, professor of literary theory, Faculty of Letters at the University of Brasov
b. 1950: May 8, Tohanu Vechi, Brasov.
1973-1990: After graduating in Philology from the University of Bucharest, Gheorghe Craciun taught school in the area around Brasov.
1982:Acte originale. Copii legalizate / Original Documents: Legalized Copies, a novel
1988:Compunere cu paralele inegale /Composition with Unequal Parallels, a novel
1990: University Professor, Faculty of Letters, Brasov
1993:Frumoasa fara corp/ Disembodied Beauty, a novel
2002: Doctor of Letters, University of Bucharest
2004:Pupa russa/ Russian Doll, a novel, revised and republished, 2007
Essays and Journalism
  • Cu garda deschisa/ With Lowered Guard, 1997
  • Introducerein teoria literaturii/Introduction to Literary Theory, 1997, second edition 2003
  • In cautarea referintei/ In Search of the Reference, 1998
  • Experimentul literar romanesc postbelic (in colaborare)/The Post-War Romanian Literary Experiment, 1998
  • Reducerea la scara/ Reduction to Scale (1999)
  • Aisbergul poeziei moderne/ The Iceberg of Modern of Modern Poetry, 2002
  • Doi intr-o carte, fara a-l mai socoti pe autorul ei. Fragmente cu Radu Petrescu si Mircea Nedelciu/Two in a Book, To Say Nothing of the Author, 2003
  • Mecanica fluidului un volum de proze scurte, desene si fotografii/ Fluid Mechanic, short fiction, drawings and photographs, 2003
  • Trupul stie mai mult The Body Knows Better, 2006
  • Teatru de operatiuni, Theater of Operations, 2006

Anthologies Compiled by Gheorghe Craciun
  • Competiţia continua.Generaţia 80 în texte teoretice/The Race Goes On: the Eighties Generation in Theoretical Texts, 1994
  • Generaţia 80 în proza scurta/The Eighties Generation in Short Fiction, 1998
In Anthologies
Desant '83 / Paratroops, 1983
The Phantom Church and Others Stories from Romania (Ed. Georgiana Farnoaga, University of Pittsburgh Press: 1996)
Adrian Otoiu Gheorghe Craciun Ion Manolescu Mircea Nedelciu Romanian Fiction of the 80's and 90's. A Concise Anthology (Editura Paralela 45, Pitesti: 1999).
Gheorge Craciun in Translation
  • Experiment in Romanian Post-War Literature (in collaboration), 1998
  • Images & Texts / lmages et textes (in collaboration), 2000
  • Composition aux parallels inegales/Composition with Unequal Parallels. Translated by Odile Serre (Paris : Maurice Nadeau, 2001)
Translations into Romanian by Gheorge Craciun
Serge Fauchereau,Deplasari / Displacements (bilingual edition), 1996
Alexis Nouss, Modernitatea / Modernity (in collaboration), 2000
 
 

 

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Bibliography

Acte originale / copii legalizate

Bucharest, Cartea Romaneasca 1982

Acte originale / copii legalizate


Sugested English Title: Original Documents: Legalized Copies
Language: Romanian
 
Pupa russa

Bucharest: ART 2007, 474 pp.

Pupa russa

Edition: second edition, augmented with drawings by the author
Sugested English Title: Russian Doll
Language: Romanian
 
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