Context is ninety percent of verisimilitude What I mean is that when our good uncle opened that letter from Paris, signed by Franz, full of details about life here, it never crossed his mind that it could have been written by someone else Context and, naturally, ingenuousness People believe what they want to believe Briefly I really, sorta, kinda, totally, absolutely, mostly, maybe should read again, liked it a lot Helpful If not, let s try thisDo you like Mysteries Neither do I Not particularly. Do you like Intrigue Suspense stories Ditto Not exactly a fan either. Metafiction Surprise plot twists Contentedly complacent about not really knowing We are all PoMo.When a woman checks into her Paris hotel room, she is immediately contacted by Leon, a friend of her fianc A conversation ensues He knows a lot about her She s never heard of him He knows than seems likely, or prudent Someone is listening in Others are listening in on them all and watching them The reader is watching all of them and listening reading in Some matter Some matter than others The narrator s interest in the reader, suggests he or she matters, but questions linger Transitional chapters advance the plot, frequently addressing the reader, questioning him or her , misleading him or her , challenging him or her to make sense of it all Then, WHAM, sorta.It seems to me the transitional chapters, where the narrator addresses the reader constantly as a male reader detracts from the suspense developed in the conversational chapters They aggravate empathy They deaden the impact view spoiler bad joke double spoiler hide spoiler 1939 SPOILER ALERT.. . 3.5 . k sac k ama fa izm zerine etkili bir roman hem ok yal n hem sayfalar tekrar tekrar okuyacak denli kar k kimin kim oldu unun belli olmad , herkesin casus olabilece i ve d nyan n en usta yalanc s max i tan d m z bu roman nazi diktat rl n anlatsa da ariel dorfman n latin amerikal olma ger e i ve bu fa izmin her yerde ayn ekilde i ledi i unutulmamal. . Ariel Dorfman Construye En Konfidenz Una Compleja Novela De Amor Y De Espionaje En Diferentes Planos Narrativos Y Temporales, Cuyos Protagonistas Pueden Situarse En Cualquier Epoca Y Parte Del Mundo Donde Deba Pelearse Contra Las Dictaduras Y Las Guerras, Donde Haya Que Luchar Por Darle Cuerpo A Los Suenos
Vladimiro Ariel Dorfman is an Argentine Chilean novelist, playwright, essayist, academic, and human rights activist A citizen of the United States since 2004, he has been a professor of literature and Latin American Studies at Duke University, in Durham, North Carolina since 1985.
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- 05 October 2017 Ariel Dorfman