NPCC – The Expatriate by Matt Cohen


The Expatriate by Matt Cohen (New Press Canadian Classics) front coverThe Expatriate

From the Back Cover:

Praise for Matt Cohen’s Writing:

“‘Columbus and the Fat Lady’ and ‘Vogel’ are works of genius by any standard.” – Sewanee Review

“Like many magic realist painters, Cohen presents a mass of detail, painstakingly wrought, that can be taken as an end in itself.” – Time

“These short fictions show perhaps better than his larger works the variety of Cohen’s capabilities and his technical versatility.” – George Woodcock

Matt Cohen’s many novels, children’s books, and short stories have placed him among Canada’s most respected and acclaimed authors. This collection gathers together all the stories previously published in Columbus and the Fat Lady and in Night Flights, It also introduces an important new piece entitled “The Expatriate.”

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