Playing games with philosophy

Macedonio Fernández (1874-1952), or just “Macedonio” as he is affectionately known, was an Argentine writer who had a significant influence on Jorge Luis Borges. Today he is not much remembered; for many, Borges overshadowed him entirely. But he deserves the twelve scholarly essays collected in this book. According to Borges, Macedonio was an unforgettable conversationalist … Read more