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These negative reviews were a bit unfair but perfect for lowering my expectations and allowing me to really enjoy this.

One Man’s Bible by Gao Xingjian

It’s a lightly fictionalized memoir of Gao’s experiences in the Chinese Cultural Revolution roughly to Mao’s death in Not the China of the formidable military capabilities, an expanding GDP and the significant strides in space science. I have read quite a bit of Chinese and Chinese-American fiction involving Mao Tse-tung, but none has driven home the cruelties and absurdities of the Cultural Revolution better than Gao Xingjian’s dreamlike narrative.

Ediciones del Bronce, Home About Help Search. Description Details Customer Reviews The stark horror of your idea of home being replaced by the idea of a prison, a dark and suffocating one limiting your movements and your field of vision, of being deprived of your free will, of being forced to burn the fruits of your hard work to escape persecution, of having to helplessly witness the complete annihilation of your family.

There is, of course, an irony here precisely because “One Man’s Bible” is an act of memory, so much like other accounts of the Cultural Revolution. A activation email has been sent to you. But it really really gives a picture of China during the time of Mao and the Cultural Revolution. Surely this will be a book I reread decades from now. L’esposizione delle vicende segue il riaffiorare dei ricordi del protagonista, e non l’ordine cronologico degli avvenimenti.


I imagine the Nobel committee recognised him because he gave voice to a period of oppression, much like Solzhenitsyn. I suspect it received such great reviews simple because it was published so close to the actual return of Hong Kong to China. What does it do to a fine mind to be subject to endless propaganda, slogans, re-education sessions and capricious reversals of dogma?

The term page-turner usually refers to some light plot-driven fluff, but here I was flipping pages as one can’t avert his eyes from a train wreck. Everyone lives in a socio-political world and needs to be able to comment on it somehow, but for a very intelligent person it is vital to their sense of self. Okay, this wasn’t my favorite book.

Jan 03, Lisa rated it it was ok Shelves: Singjian is weak narrative drive as the each section, each chapter generally closes a story, with some notable exceptions. Gao recreates a world full of neurosis, mistrust, and paranoia, describing interpersonal relationships that are doomed to fail and never had a chance to begin with. Y esa es la gran belleza de El Libro de un hombre solo, que, reflejando hasta hacernos entremecer la cobardia, el lado oscuro y la tristeza, ha sabidointroducir asimismo la esperanza, se pequeno resplandor en una sociedad espesa como el barro?.

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Yet one also had to participate in the propagandising gak well to be able to parrot the required statements and harass fellow-citizens enough to survive without becoming confused about what was required this particular week. Never sucked me in, never felt My first posting was as follows: Reviews User-contributed reviews Add ixngjian review and share your thoughts with other readers. In one of the best sections of this book, the narrator contrasts his desire not to remember with his Jewish lover’s compulsion to dwell in individual and collective memory–a conflict between two different approaches to a painful past.

El autor se limita a poner negro sobre blanco esos recuerdos y huye de interpretaciones. Even after the narrator was in exile, he feared the long reach of China into his life and work. Please re-enter recipient e-mail ed es. Y eso es todo.


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El libro de un hombre solo

Its stories the Flood, the Tower of Babel etc permeate literature; its symbols permeate art. A wonderful chapter towards the end of the book where it begins with the character being written about in the third person arguing the author must put an end to zingjian one way or another, immediately. Con tal recurso genera un espectador de su propio actuar que no es omnisciente, pero que logra despegarse de su objeto.

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And it makes me really want to read Soul Mountain. Gao, Xingjian — Fiction. Relata la historia de un escritor expatriado victima de gal persecucion politica en la “revolucion cultural” de China. In one ixngjian the best sections of this book, The narrator of Gao Xinjian’s “One Man’s Bible” survives the political chaos of China’s Cultural Revolution to win a solitary but much-cherished freedom in the West.

If you add this item to your wish list we will let you know when it becomes available. Semi-fictionalised memoir, which seems to be Gao’s modus operandi.

Of course people became more and more selfish and betrayed friends and family often, just trying to keep alive. The rambling in between the actual story left me not perplexed about the essential meaning of life or politics.

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