22 Oct Catalan author Jaume Cabré’s latest novel ‘Jo confesso’ has been by ‘Das Schweigen des Sammlers’ and into Spanish (‘Yo confieso’). 6 Sep A 1,page story tracking years of Western evil, ‘Yo confieso’ (I confess), is Catalan author Jaume Cabré’s most ambitious book to date. Questions About Yo confieso. by Jaume Cabré. Reader Q&A. To ask other readers questions about Yo confieso, please sign up.
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In he was awarded the Prize of Honor of Catalan Letters, the top literary accolade for a writer in the Catalan language. What’s more, it paints a portrait of an obsessive collector. With Joaquim Maria Puyal he was the creator confisso scriptwriter of the first Catalan television series: The work, which is over 1, pages long, was introduced as “a great European cahre that tracks down the presence of evil in the Western world over the last years.
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It was published by the New York Review of Books in April this year, and following its enormous success in the United States, it will be presented in London on 6 November. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to yo confieso jaume cabre.
It won several prizes in Catalan literature, as well as the Courrier International Prize for ‘Best foreign novel’. Acabo el llibre i ja voldria tenir donfieso propera novel. Want to Read saving…. Catalan literature is enjoying a surge in popularity among foreign audiences.
The novel, which this year won the Courrier International Prize for ‘Best foreign novel’, as well as several Catalan literature awards, has already been translated into Spanish, German, Italian and Chinese, among others.
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A book that has been read, but ocnfieso in good condition. For more detalis, see Read more Accept. Above all, though, Yo confieso is a novel about evil.
Writing, he admitted, is his greatest pleasure.
It is a Faustian story about the permanent presence of evil beyond the particular person who embodies it at any one time, from contieso Catalan inquisitor in the 15th century to a doctor to Auschwitz. Born into a family of the Catalan haute bourgeoisie in the late s, he has a dark past to hide and is trying to find explanations for the existence of evil. Jordi Dorca rated it liked it Feb 15, He has also worked in the television and cinematographic scripting.
Writing, he admitted, is his greatest pleasure. Barcelona 6 SEP – Books in Catalan Bologna Sempre entretingut, sempre intel. It has been translated by Mara Faye Letham and published by Arcadia books.
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A boy wearing short pants and a burgundy vest over a white shirt, hair parted to one side, stands on tiptoes to grab a book from a hard-to-reach shelf in his father’s library. The historical memory, the coonfieso confieso jaume cabre of forgiveness and the fear to forget are some of the subjects that turn up in cabrf novel.
Questions About Yo confieso. As though to underscore that the release of Cconfieso confieso is destined to mark a watershed in Catalan literature, the book presentation at Barcelona’s Ateneo was packed to the rafters.
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For more detalis, see Read more Accept. Bush also translated another classic of Catalan literature, ‘The Grey Notebook’ ‘El quadern gris’ by Josep Pla, a comic and autobiographic observation of early 20 th century society, centred around the city of Barcelona. Santi marked it as to-read Apr yo confieso xabre cabre, It has been translated by Mara Faye Letham and published by Arcadia books. Back to home page Return to top.