Two decades after Portuguese novelist and Nobel Laureate José Saramago shocked the religious Cain – José Saramago Libros similares. Si en El evangelio según Jesucristo José Saramago nos dio su visión del Nuevo Testamento, en Caín regresa a los primeros libros de la Biblia.
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There are some very funny insights, however. Condemned to wander forever after he kills his brother Abel, Cain makes his way through the world in the company of a personable d. I must look up more by this author. All the Light We Cannot See. Through the eyes of a time traveling Cain, this book provides an alternative perspective to the biblical events of the pre-flood era. Inglese Opzioni di download: Saramago left off with a precise little book.
Continua a fare acquisti Pagamento Continua a fare acquisti. Cain’s experiences are frequently a bit different than as related by the Bible and by most Judeo-Christian authorities. The Things He Did.
Even the pious will have to giggle at some of the absurdities as the character of Cain travels through a kind of time warp to encounter Abraham, Lot, Noah and others, challenging a deity who allows evil to coexist with good. Cain is a hero in this story; he runs into God numerous lbro in his life, and each time, he is reminded how lackin Here is the life of Cain, told in a witty, allegorical style. The Dragon and the Butterfly.
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In addition to being an erudite little gem, this story is full of slicing irony mixed with slapstick humor and dry, bone-dry, desert-dry wit. Hai segnalato con successo questa recensione.
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In short a powerful book, and wonderfully concise, which I consider quite a compliment for Saramago in that some of his books that I’ve actually liked ie, The Gospel According to Jesus Christ or Seeing seem to test my patience at times, though Saramago was good at delivering in these works. We saramqgo forwards and jump backwards in the genesis narrative, and every time there is a change in gear the reader is given a jolt.
Although Baudelaire used Cain as a leader for the meek against the unjust majesty of God, Saramago is the first writer I know of who rightly decided that the Old Testament could use a bracing shot of humor.
Saramago’s satire shows compassion cai Cain and his plight but his unnuanced anger toward God becomes exasperating. Stati Uniti per vedere i titoli disponibili.
Mary of Bethany’s Dream. An irreverent but not overly mocking tour of the Old Testament, based on the stories, with Cain doomed by his act of familial homicide to wander the Earth, observing mankind and giving us his take on the Lord and his Creation. The Book of Job. Saramago’s satire shows compassion for Cain and his plight but his unnuanced anger toward God becomes exasperating.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It sent saaramago back to my Bible yes, those horrors really are “by the Book”. Achei que estava na altura de ler “Caim”, uma releitura do Antigo Testamento. Saramago’s Cain is not a big fan of the Lord.
Continua a fare acquisti. Cain’s experiences are frequently a bit different than as related by the Bible and by most Judeo-Christian authorities. Manual of Painting and Calligraphy. How They Conquered the Dragon. Appena le avremo esaminate le pubblicheremo sul nostro sito. A short novel dealing saeamago a big subject, that being the relationship between man and God — or more accurately western man and the Judeo-Christian God.
It sent me back to my Bible yes, those horrors really are “by the Book”.
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joee Through the eyes of a time traveling Cain, this book provides an alternative perspective to the biblical events of the pre-flood era. Todos los derechos reservados. The Girl on the Train. The translation was excellent, at no point in time did I realise it was written in another language!