Glosa has ratings and 17 reviews. Wayne said: The possibilities of this book outweigh the realities. Unfortunately, the approach by Saer to obfuscate. Juan Jose SAER – Glosa. Uploaded by Cynthia F. Literatura argentina contemporanea. Save. Juan Jose SAER – Glosa. For Later. save. Related. Info. Embed. History, Politics, and Realism in Juan José Saer’s Glosa*. TAVID MULDER. BROWN UNIVERSITY. For mark the left past by thirty the Proceso years Argentina de.
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Glosa by Juan José Saer (2 star ratings)
Thanks for sar us about the problem. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Published January by Alianza Editorial first published He over-explains everyday phenomena like walking and talking, and draws sweeping conclusions from his own abstractions. Lists with This Book. Antonio Liporace rated it really liked it Nov 07, Refresh and try again.
Glosa by Juan José Saer (4 star ratings)
Eileen rated it it was ok May 15, Proustin La mayor and Joycein “Sombras sobre vidrio esmerilado”. Andrea rated it really liked it Dec 31, This is one of those books that I am glad that I read for the experience, even though it didn’t work for me. Thanks to a scholarship, he moved to Paris in Overall, the writing required more effort than it gave back.
As unnecessary as the structure of the book was, hiding comprehension with a Byzantine approach to creating sentences, there were pristine moments of clarity of writing where the book sang to me. Galois rated it really liked it Apr 06, sare Thanks to a scholarship, he moved to Paris in Born to Syrian immigrants in Serodino, a small town in the Santa Fe Province, he studied law and philosophy at the National University of the Littoral, where he taught History of Cinematography.
Several times I reached a point where I asked myself why I was continuing on. What a shame Saer did not adopt this approach more completely throughout the book.
Want to Read saving…. Daniel Rosemberg rated it really liked it Nov 26, Saer repeatedly makes his presence known through second person asides that distract rather than invite intimacy. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks to a scholarship, he moved to Paris in Retrieved from ” https: Is he serious about these statements? This is not a book that will appeal to most people. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
Sawr rated it really liked it Jan 14, For a book like this I cannot help but wonder why style has been allowed to take precedence over comprehension. He developed lung cancer, and died in Paris inat age That one section made all that went before, all that sought to tease and confuse, worthwhile.
The possibilities of this book outweigh the realities.
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Juan José Saer
He developed lung cancer, and died in Paris inat age Retrieved November 8, Juan rated it really liked it Jun 04, Scoutaccount rated it really liked it Nov 17, Renzo Swer rated it really liked it Vlosa 26, gloea Nahuel Campos rated it really liked it Dec 09, Refresh and try again. Saer’s novels frequently thematize the situation of the self-exiled writer through the ser of two twin brothers, one of whom remained in Argentina during glsa dictatorship, while the other, like Saer himself, moved to Paris; several of his novels trace their separate and intertwining fates, along with those of a host of other characters who alternate between foreground and background from work to work.
These notebooks allow readers a privileged insight into the creative processes of Saer. He had recently retired from his position as a lecturer at the University of Rennes, and had almost finished his final novel, La Grandewhich has since been published posthumously, along with a series of critical articles on Latin American and European writers, Trabajos No trivia or quizzes yet.
I did find it worthwhile but I also found it maddening. Unfortunately, the approach by Saer to obfuscate the text almost killed the book for me. The ending where the fate of Leto is told was poignant.
In the dedication, he refers to the book as a “comedy,” and, at times, he does achieve some witty humor an analysis as to why an artist occasionally flashes her chest at friends and acquaintances made me grin. Carolina rated it really liked it Feb 13,