Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. Find Le Proces-Verbal by Le Clezio, J M G at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. Le proces-verbal by Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
|Published (Last):||13 February 2014|
|PDF File Size:||8.47 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||18.48 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
I found it pretentious and boring. Memoires d’une jeune fille rangee Simone de Beauvoir. While Julienne initially thought that Adam was sane, he recounted a story from his youth of a fellow student who wanted to be unified with God by studying vrbal opposite the Devil and eventually get to God but he died in the process when he was in his Devil phase.
Starts with with some wonderfully tactile passages as the story opens in a young vverbal hideaway in a beach house on a hill, description so thick it feels like a Wes Anderson movie. We are in a Riviera resort town looking through the eyes of one Adam Pollo, a squatter living in a vacation home.
In an interview with students, it came out that Adam likes to be alone and left his parents home to squat in a house on the hill in order to commune with nature because he wants to feel superior to nature. Adam stalks Michele a while, gets into a fight with veerbal American, preachers on the street and finally ends up in a mental hospital to conclude with some mindless intellectual debates with some medical students.
Preview — The Interrogation by J. And yet how could one not be drawn to an author who opens with a self-deprecating preface in which he apologizes for the book in hand, and promises to do better next time, perhaps with something in the manner of Conan Doyle?!
Adam Pollo is a young man seeking solitude who sees the world in strange and colourful ways. Michele does indeed exist. A cool character, some stunning passages of writing that stand alone, but let clezoo by an incomprehensible final stretch.
In the end, Adam’s tendency to see every tiny piece of his environment as a part of the entire universe—and also as part of the totality of history, past, present, and future—reduces him, as an individual, to nothing. Kymm marked it as to-read Jun 05, Dolmadjian added it Aug dlezio, Open Preview See a Problem? One hundred thousand Frenchmen bought it. One of the Worst Novelists to win the Nobel Prize After Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize there has been a lot of writing about writers who were never awarded the Nobel, and about how political the prize has often clezil.
Le Clezio is the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.
J. M. G. Le Clézio, Le Procès Verbal
And yet how could one not be drawn to an author who opens with a self-deprecating preface in which he apologizes for the book in hand, and promises to do better next time, perhaps wit Visionary Madness J. On a very windy day, for instance.
I have to admit my attention span wavered a little reading this one. To over-describe is to defamiliarize the reader with the thing described.
He can get himself worked up at times, but there’s also a serenity to him, with moments where: Lila Ahmed rated it really liked it Mar 01, The Interrogation is the story of a man who is not sure whether he has just left the army or a mental home. While awaiting the worst, the story is over.
He is thinking of various ways to occupy himself while staying aloof from any human interaction. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
The Interrogation by J.M.G. Le Clézio
The Interrogation by J. Un barrage contre le Pacifique Marguerite Duras.
Again, Adam has a sensation with being one with the cosmos as every atom in his body comingles with the surrounding atoms as well as our creation of technology. The Times Literary Supplement. It would be really strange if one of these el there were not something more to say about Adam or some other among him.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Silvy marked it as to-read Aug 06, Constance added it Nov 23, He concentrates and he discovers ways of being, ways of seeing. I wanted to eat every single word, literally. His unnerving rhetoric ends in his arrest and commitment to an asylum.
They just point out the limits to my comprehension and the break, even the abyss that exists between the world I live in and the fantasies verbbal Adam Pollo. Eric marked it as to-read Oct 20, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. He breaks down at one po J. La ronde de nuit Patrick Modiano.
So this was cllezio the thing that turned the French literary establishment onto a young Le Clezio.
Part of the novel is epistilatory, consisting of letters written to the girlfriend, if not delivered to her. Le Clezio ‘s The Interrogation begins like a French beatnik novel. Mdeparis added it Dec 31, The Interrogation was published 45 years before that and was his first work. May 08, Roger Brunyate rated it really liked it Shelves: