About Antonio Lobo Antunes:
António Lobo Antunes is a Portuguese novelist and medical doctor. He has been named as a contender for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
I was very interested in the relationship between the man who speaks and the woman who listens. I was drawn to the idea that the relationship between a man and a woman can be something like a war itself, very cruel and violent.Antonio Lobo Antunes
I suppose I have become a sort of living monument in Portugal. But I come from a family with roots all over the world, so the idea of patriotism is not very strong in me. My country is the country of Chekhov, Beethoven, Velasquez - writers I like, pa...Antonio Lobo Antunes