Clique em uma foto para ir ao Google Livros
Last Words from Montmartre (New York Review Books Classics) (original: 1995; edição: 2014)
de Qiu Miaojin (Autor), Ari Larissa Heinrich (Tradutor)
Last Words from Montmartre de Qiu Miaojin (1995)
Referências a esta obra em recursos externos.
Wikipédia em inglês (1)
"An NYRB Classics Original Last Words from Montmartre is a novel in letters that narrates the gradual dissolution of a relationship between two lovers and, ultimately, the complete unraveling of the narrator. In a voice that veers between extremes, from self-deprecation to hubris, compulsive repetition to sublime reflection, reticence to vulnerability, it can be read as both the author's masterpiece and a labor of love, as well as her own suicide note. Last Words from Montmartre, written just as Internet culture was about to explode, is also a kind of farewell to letters. The opening note urges us to read the letters in any order. Each letter unfolds as a chapter, the narrator writing from Paris to her lover in Taipei and to family and friends in Taiwan and Tokyo. The book opens with the death of a beloved pet rabbit and closes with a portentous expression of the narrator's resolve to kill herself. In between we follow Qiu's protagonist into the streets of Montmartre; into descriptions of affairs with both men and women, French and Taiwanese; into rhapsodic musings on the works of Theodoros Angelopoulos and Andrei Tarkovsky; and into wrenching and clear-eyed outlines of what it means to exist not only between cultures but, to a certain extent, between and among genders. More Confessions of a Mask than Well of Loneliness, the novel marks Qiu as one of the finest experimentalist and modernist Chinese-language writers of our generation"--
Não foram encontradas descrições de bibliotecas.
Melvil Decimal System (DDC)822.914 — Literature English (not North America) English drama 1900- 20th Century 1945-1999
Classificação da Biblioteca do Congresso dos E.U.A. (LCC)
Torne-se um autor do LibraryThing.