Primeval and Other Times
Primeval and Other Times is a fragmentary novel by Olga Tokarczuk, published by Wydawnictwo W.A.B. in 1996.
It is Tokarczuk’s third novel and was highly successful. It is set in the fictitious village of Prawiek (Primeval) at the very heart of Poland, which is populated by some eccentric, archetypical characters. The novel chronicles the lives of Prawiek’s inhabitants over a period of eight decades, beginning in 1914.
Published by “Antares”, 2020
Translated from Polish by: Zaven Boyajyan