Here in All Fires the Fire, Julio Cortázar displays the talent and imagination that have earned him praise all over the world. Once again the author of Hopscotch. 7 Jun Reading Julio Cortazar brings back an internal debate I was having with myself after I attended a book group in which we discussed “One. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.
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Unfortunately for Cortazar he suffers from being overshadowed by a certain other Argentine writer of intellectually playful stories with cortasar fantasy or surrealist element. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Notify me of new posts via email.
Rebeca Garcia rated it did not like it Jan 16, Cortazr to Read saving…. Want to Read saving…. This book was really a compilation of several short stories.
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The second is to follow a key of numbers, corresponding to the chapter headings, which sends the reader jumping back and forth through the book. The results vary in success, making this a bit more uneven as a collection, but never for a moment boring.
WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. That was accomplished through this book. Nurse Cora is the story that seems most reminiscent of Hopscotch. No estuvo mal, fue muy interesante y distinto.
“All Fires the Fire” by Julio Cortazar
The other stories were just ok and some of them kind of indifferent. Your rating has been recorded. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Ademas, es lo primero que leo de el. English View all editions and formats Rating: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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In this collection, I found the best story this one with the unbelievable traffic jam in highway to Paris which focus on the relationships being developed between people under difficult or even dangerous situations, and the melancholic taste that leaves the ending. Post was not sent – check your email addresses!
Trivia About Todos los fuegos I found them a bit depressing too. Raum rated it did not like it Apr 21, An author whose books I guarantee you will recommend to friends, family, colleagues, unsuspecting strangers you meet on the street.
Meanwhile, there are his short stories. It’s not a great story in terms of what happens, there’s not even much of a point to it, but it seems very real, not like a constructed story, but just someone telling you about a period in their life. Open Preview See a Problem?
All Fires the Fire
The collection is perhaps inconclusive in terms of extending or furthering Cortazar’s talent — but the stories are versatile and entertaining, distancing beyond the mind’s eye. Once again the author of Hopscotch and “Blow-Up” creates his special mindscape, beyond the space and time of linear thought, where lives intersect for brief moments, situations reflect, break, refract. View all 4 comments.
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Once again the author of Hopscotch and “Blow-Up” creates his special mindscape, beyond the space and time of linear thought, where lives intersect for brief moments, situations reflect, break, refract. Every one a masterpiece in my opinion.
Quotes from All Fires the Fire. Linked Data More info about Linked Data. If I said bourgeois. All Fires the Fire 4. Katie rated it did not like it Apr 10, Lists with This Book. Yet, somehow, the reader never loses track of who is speaking. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private.
Then I went in to keep the cortzzar company, he was reading his magazines and already knew they were going to operate on him the next day.
English View all editions and formats. Nair rated it did not like it Apr 09,