Erik Fosnes Hansen
Psalm at Journey's End
Salme ved reisens slutt
On April 10 1912, seven musicians board the “Titanic” to play on the maiden voyage of the world’s largest passenger ship. During their five final days, their life stories unfold, each musician embodying a part of the mosaic that is Europe on the edge of the century.
‘Skilled research and impressionistic prose are expertly mixed into a poetic, absorbing story (…) He writes with fierce energy, creating emotional landscapes that may make one think of the evocative scenes and brilliant colors of Turner paintings. In all, it’s a brilliant piece of storytelling.’Publishers Weekly