Month: April 2020

Napoleon’s Beekeeper by José Luis de Juan, translated by Elizabeth Bryer

Napoleon’s Beekeeper by José Luis de Juan, translated by Elizabeth Bryer

Napoleon’s Beekeeper  by José Luis de Juan, translated by Elizabeth Bryer An award-winning, poetical and lyrical novella exploring of how Napoleon’s war strategies parallel the behaviour of bee colonies. Set during his exile on the island of Elbe, it is told from the perspective of both N. and the local beekeeper and interweaves recorded history …

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