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The Tambourine of the Upper World

Author: Victor Pelevin
Translation: Andrew Bromfield


Fall 2015
Religion & Spirituality
Page 93   (25 pages)


Summary: With his early stories and novels, Pelevin established himself as one of Russia’s leading contemporary writers. “The Tambourine of the Upper World” showcases many of his usual themes and interests: social satire, mysticism, metaphysical border crossings, and upturned expectations.


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