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José Saramago
Birth date: November 16, 1922
Died: June 18, 2010
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Merle
Merle rated it 6 months ago
Look, I like fiction that teaches me about history and deals with social issues, and I don’t mind a bit of stylistic experimentation. But I have my limits. This so-called novel is about 30% story, 10% flights of fancy and 60% unsourced treatise on labor relations in 20th century Portugal. Several ge...
The better to see you, my dear
The better to see you, my dear rated it 9 months ago
So, Saramago goes trolling through the old testament.I really liked "The Gospel according to Jesus Christ", and have read some very interesting takes on the Cain and Abel story (like Unamuno's Abel Sanchez), but I didn't much care for this one. After the first quarter, I had trouble staying engaged,...
Nataša Pantović Nuit
Nataša Pantović Nuit rated it 12 months ago
The Best. Subtle. Beautifully written. Unassuming. Adam and Eve. Yin and Yang. 2 halves of the same apple. A simple love story. Spiritual. Unusual setting. Will stay with me. Love Jose. Always...
M Sarki
M Sarki rated it 1 year ago
https://msarki.tumblr.com/post/156528723823/death-with-interruptions-by-jos%C3%A9-saramagoDeath With Interruptions fails in its embellished and sentimental concept of love conquering death. A silly book, at first look, ripe with satire and unflattering looks into religion and laws of the state. A p...
Gatta ci cova
Gatta ci cova rated it 1 year ago
Protagonisti sono artur paz semedo, impiegato in una fabbrica produttrice d’armi, la produzioni bellona s.a., e la ex moglie felicia, militante pacifista. artur rimane toccato dalla visione del film L’Espoir (La speranza), cui segue la lettura dell’omonimo romanzo di André Malraux ambientato durante...
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