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I want the edition with this cover! Rodrigo rated it it was amazing Nov 07, Amazon Media EU S. Es que la chilenidad de este libro se desborda por los costados. His works deal with a number of themes, including sexuality nochhe psychology, and are often darkly humorous. I’m afraid to continue; I don’t know that I’m up to the task of processing what I’ve read once I’ve finished the last sentence.
Time folds over and over again, bending its numerous fragments and twisting them into peculiar shapes. Those who came to warm themselves at my fire, on the other hand, fluctuate like its flames and its shadows, they take me into their number benevolently, now that I’ve burned my name forever, lost my voice a long time ago, no longer have a sex because I can be just another old woman among all those in the Casa.
A very fitting description.
Translated by Hardie St. It becomes a story of monsters, witches, parallel realities, effects and causes and effects, the circular nature of time, the very nature of identity ,the power of stories, free will and determinism and if the characters can break out of the cruel nature of the stories they’re trapped in. Lucas Sierra rated it it was amazing Feb 10, Barbara rated it it was amazing Jun 19, Similar Items Related Subjects: Raul Pedraza rated it liked it Apr 13, It doesn’t how long it takes the reader to get through this book, because the same thing keeps getting played out in its various guises, without ever coming to any sort of resolution.
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Be the first to review this item Amazon Bestsellers Rank: Felipe rated it it was amazing Nov 15, Agustin Silva-Diaz rated it really liked l Aug 27, View all 14 comments. This novel is a mess. Anyway, I wish I had someone to discuss it with, it would take some hours and a couple of beers to turn the matters on all sides.
Like it wouldn’t make much difference who was the I, what the real pjaro of the events were, and whatever else confuses the reader, that there would still be these massive fucking sinkholes and abysses to a perfect understanding of even the simple narrative question of what happened. Sin poder diferenciar entre lo real y lo imaginario. Clara Gonzalez paiaro it it was amazing Jan 11, Donoso rewrote this novel obseno 5 months after originally taking 8 years to craft it, after a bout of temporary insanity induced by morphine after a haemorrhaged ulcer.
He is also considered an innovative stylist. Unless you’re one of those jerks who think that a dream interpretation book will really tell you anything. Collapse of unity, yes. I used it as a primary source in my doctoral dissertation in the field.
El obsceno pájaro de la noche (Spanish Edition)
Clara Dias rated it it was amazing Jun 04, In fact, Donoso himself has this to say about his worldview: Refresh and try again. Because it sets the tone for what this novel is like better than saying probably everything I’m going to obscenoo.
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You could almost hear this book breathing, like a a shape-shifting sort of being which is carefully wrapped up in several layers of phantasmagorias, starting to resemble the mythical Imbunche oobsceno the ancient Chileans – a deformed monster with all its nine body orifices sewn in, obstructed, with one of its legs bent backwards, over its back.
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His works deal with a number of themes, including sexuality and psychology, and are often darkly humorous.
El Obsceno Pajaro De La Noche
The narrative unspools and becomes a twisted, tangled web when the history of the casa is explored as its owner and his wife struggle to conceive a male heir as the casa’s ownership is passed down the line.
Joche and ugliness, after all, are not aesthetic absolutes, but rather abstractions that can only be judged against something else; and in a community of the malformed and disfigured, one who is physically perfect will be deemed a monster. It might never have happened.