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Fernando Savater / Sara Torres
Lions Live Here

(Aquí viven leones)

Commercial Non-Fiction / Literary Non-Fiction

  • Published: 05/11/2015
  • ISBN: 9788499925158
  • 256 pages

In this book, Fernando Savater returns to write about literature through the lens of ten unforgettable trips, accompanied by lovely illustrations. He presents the life and work of Flaubert, Leopardi, Goethe, Zweig, Shakespeare, Agatha Christie, Poe, Emily Dickinson, Reyes and Valle-Inclán. A wonderful book that takes a closer look at these essential authors’ writing, offering readers insights on how to enjoy them even more.

About the author

Fernando Savater is a professor at the Autonomous University of Madrid, he put aside teaching in 1971 for political reasons, and then resumed activity at the UNED. From 1984 he was Professor of Ethics at the Universidad del País Basco and recently he was in charge of the chair of philosophy at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.