Josef Škvorecký

Škvorecký in 2004 Josef Škvorecký (; September 27, 1924 – January 3, 2012) was a Czech-Canadian writer and publisher. He spent half of his life in Canada, publishing and supporting banned Czech literature during the communist era. Škvorecký was awarded the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 1980. He and his wife were long-time supporters of Czech dissident writers before the fall of communism in that country. Škvorecký's fiction deals with several themes: the horrors of totalitarianism and repression, the expatriate experience, and the miracle of jazz. Provided by Wikipedia
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    by Skvorecky, Josef, 1924-2012
    Published 1990
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    by Skvorecky, Josef, 1924-2012
    Published 1988
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    by Skvorecky, Josef, 1924-2012
    Published 1983
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    by Skvorecky, Josef, 1924-2012
    Published 1973
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    by Skvorecky, Josef, 1924-2012
    Published 1988
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