El arte de la fuga has ratings and 26 reviews. Oscar said: Cuando se habla de los grandes escritores latinoamericanos de la generación del boom se ha. Sergio Pitol has books on Goodreads with ratings. Sergio Pitol’s most popular book is El arte de la fuga. El arte de la fuga (Biblioteca Era) (Spanish Edition) eBook: Sergio Pitol: Amazon. : Kindle Store.

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Pitol is of particular interest for those who study the work of Mikhail Bakhtin, as he is very very familiar with Bakhtin on the novel he’s intimately familiar with Dostoevsky’s Poetics, and understands heteroglossia and dialogism very well too.

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Es una verdadera pena. Philosophic, humanistic, contemplative and reflective, inspiring.

There’s one short essay about the development of his ideas for his novel Love Parade – but of course that is not published in English, so it was of little value in relation to my readerly life. Pitol does confuse life and literature, or rather, he is immersed in literary imagining, and his mind is populated mainly by the names and lives of hundreds of authors.

ce There are many stylistic shifts in the book, but they are unified by his voice. Its writing feels musical and in fact, the spanish word “fuga” translates to both ‘flight’ and ‘fugue’, as the translator’s afterward points out. It will inevitably add a long list of books you want to read to your list. May 30, Guillermo Gonca rated it liked it. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.


The chairman lla the jury is the Spanish Minister of Culture and sinceit can only be pitlo to a single candidate. He calls Pitol “the greatest Spanish-language writer of our time,” says he has a “passion for confusing life and literature,” and that the crucial marker of his style is the idea of “fleeing anyone who is so dreadful as to be full of certainty.

Pitol is passionate about reading, was a translator, and writes about literature as much as he writes about his life. El desfile del amor by Sergio Pitol 3. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

El arte de la fuga

I feel that other kind of more traditional headache muscling its way in as I agonize over this very thought. Todo es una maravilla, pero tengo algunos favoritos: No, this is something different, something a tad on the painful side, but mostly pleasurable in nature.

The style and writing itself seems soft, blissful, and musical. Deep Vellum is a non profit based in Fuva.

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Published May 28th by Ediciones Era first published Description This is a optimistic book, which states that the world is full of good people, beatiful places to visit and many good books to be read. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The Miguel de Cervantes Prize was created inalthough the first award was made in Open Preview See a Problem?

Los arge cuentos by Sergio Pitol 3. Book ratings by Goodreads. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Prision Perpetua Ricardo Piglia. This book is the first of a “trilogy of memory” and they are all being translated by George Hensen and published by Deep Vellum.


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Rate this book Clear rating 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Readers of Spanish language fiction would know of the Miguel de Cervantes Prize. It is divided into four bigger sections. Sergio Pitol Demeneghi was a prominent Mexican writer and diplomat.

Pitol, Aira, and Vila-Matas are writers who could turn a description of a sidewalk crack into a Scheherazadean fugue. Still, Pitol has a fascinating background. Los Culpables Juan Villoro. Life, fiction, memories, and readings intertwine in this book with astonishing ease, and the result is a volume that reads like lz novel.

El arte de la fuga by Sergio Pitol

The book opens with some awful pages about Venice, in which the narrator rehearses all sorts of commonplaces about the city: Other books in this series. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

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