BABEL par francoisegaujourThe skyscrapers of NY are giants...

décembre 09, 2014



BABEL par francoisegaujour
The skyscrapers of NY are giants invading the city. They hide the sun, make huge hollow shadows and blinding flood lights. The city is a constant battle between darkness and light, good and evil, black and white. This wilderness is an urban mystery novel. NY is a modern Babel which rises disproportionately as a challenge to the gods and men. A global city that proclaims its power. Its skyline is a sign of authority and power. Among the giants, the WTC now stands as a symbol of rebirth: “The tower will be large enough to contain all the inhabitants of the New World. There will be a place for each person ”(Paul Auster, The New York Trilogy) …





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