Antagony, Book I (2020)

Antagony, Book I Luis Goytisolo Brendan Riley Antagony Book I Recounting Antagony Book I surveys the social history of Barcelona and Catalonia primarily since the end of the Spanish Civil War in The novel follows the youth and education of Ra l Ferrer Gam
  • Title: Antagony, Book I
  • Author: Luis Goytisolo Brendan Riley
  • ISBN: 9781628971729
  • Page: 282
  • Format: Paperback
Antagony, Book I Luis Goytisolo Brendan Riley Recounting Antagony, Book I surveys the social history of Barcelona and Catalonia, primarily since the end of the Spanish Civil War in 1939 The novel follows the youth and education of Ra l Ferrer Gaminde, son of a well connected, middle class Catalan family that embraces Franco and Spanish Nationalism The novel s potent drama plays out through Goytisolo s crisp, forcefRecounting Antagony, Book I surveys the social history of Barcelona and Catalonia, primarily since the end of the Spanish Civil War in 1939 The novel follows the youth and education of Ra l Ferrer Gaminde, son of a well connected, middle class Catalan family that embraces Franco and Spanish Nationalism The novel s potent drama plays out through Goytisolo s crisp, forceful presentation of youth, humor, optimism, rebellion, violence, sexual awakening, indulgence, punishment, and the realization of one s artistic vocation Alternately modern and historical, Recounting displays intelligent realism, emotional gravity, profane beauty, brute vulgarity, sweeping rhetorical scope, and seamless transitions through long, streaming passages of narrative and introspection.
Antagony, Book I Luis Goytisolo Brendan Riley

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  1. Nathan "N.R." Gaddis

    Dear GoodRead r I know you ve not finished reading Bottom s Dream just yet Not enough time Perhaps one will never finish reading Bottom s Dream One never does truly finish Wake ing However it may be, it is nevernever too early to begin planning scheduling mulling the reading of the NEXT FAT Novel you ve nevernever heard of translated miraculously into your native English.Antagony Book One by Luis Goytisolo is scheduled from Dalkey for March 24, 2017 Book One rings in at 760 pages And I understan [...]

  2. Tonymess

    The Catalan Ulysses In recent months I have come across a plethora of references to James Joyce s novel, with comparisons to numerous world literature works, must be the circles I mix in on social media As frequent visitors here would know, I have recently reviewed part of O uz Atay s Tutunamayanlar The Disconnecte d , referred to as the Turkish Ulysses and today I look at Luis Goytisolo s Antagony , precisely Recounting Book 1.Here s a few snippets of other reviewer s thoughts, one taken from [...]

  3. Francisco H. González

    Hace unos meses le que Antagon a de Luis Goytisolo sustitu a al Quijote para estudiar espa ol en Francia Leer noticia aqu Algunos meses atr s supimos que la Biblioteca Nacional hab a adquirido el archivo de Luis Goytisolo No es cuesti n de comparar a Cervantes con Luis, pero la decisi n del gobierno franc s, quiz s haga que nos pique la curiosidad hacia una obra que a pesar de ser considerada por muchos como una obra maestra, ha pasado bastante desapercibida en nuestro pa s, por mucho que haya s [...]

  4. Tonymess

    What do you say about a rambling Catalan Ulysses or la recherche du temps perdu Not a lot if you re not qualified to do so.If you enjoy 10 page sentences, political manifestos mixed with a cast of 100 s, and want to understand a little about post war Barcelona, then jump in with R ul and get some serious mind games happening.Volume 2 apparently due in English in August 2018, so a re read of this behemoth is due in July

  5. Guillermojimenezespneo

    A veces me desconciertan ciertos autores por esa mezcla de subg neros O m s bien retardan mi lectura Las riadas de descripciones, ese enlazamiento palabrero adem s de fatigoso hace que te pierdas en los mantras o rezos y te d pereza continuar en la lectura De pronto ocurren cosas y las palabras te sirven para describir lugares, emociones y los personajes se convierten en personas y las ciudades devienen en el n cleo central de lo escrito La ciudad, Barcelona, es inabarcable en su odioso transcur [...]

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