(EBOOK / KINDLE) L'Énigme du retour by Dany Laferrière


  • Paperback
  • 256
  • L'Énigme du retour
  • Dany Laferrière
  • English
  • 13 March 2019
  • 9781553658085

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L'Énigme du retour Free read × 104 Rn It is not the body he will take but the spiritHow does one return from exile In acutely observed details Dany reveals his affection for his father and for the land of his birth Translated by two time Governor General’s Award–winner David Homel The Return blends the gritty reality of daily life with the lush sensuality and ecstatic mystery that underlie Haitian culture It is the novel of a great write. I had a hard time putting this book down The main character gets a telephone call in Montreal telling him that his estranged father has died in Brooklyn Both father and son are from Haiti both had fled at different times the violence The son returns to Haiti after being gone for 30 years I loved that this book was written in both verse and prose

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L'Énigme du retour Free read × 104 Unending winter of Montreal It was 1976 and Baby Doc Duvalier’s regime had just killed one of his journalist colleagues Thirty three years later a telephone call informs Dany of his father’s death in New York Windsor Laferrière had fled Haiti in the 1960s fearing persecution for his political activities After the funeral Dany plans to return his father to Baradères the village in Haiti where he was bo. The book is seeped in rich description of place and people that sucks you in and keeps you immersed in this world that through the eyes of the narrator is so familar but so foreign The text slips in and out of poetry creating a transient and slippery style which flows just as the narrative I had to read it in one day for a lecture tomorrow so I read it in English but I definitely want to go back and read it in the original French a language so poetic that this style seems to be perfect for it The images conjured by simple phrases and stanzas are so compelling as to make me feel as if I could be sitting in Haiti witnessing these events as they unfold

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L'Énigme du retour Free read × 104 From the Prix Médicis winner comes a haunting meditation on the nature of identityDany Laferrière’s most celebrated book since How to Make Love to a Negro The Return is a bestseller in France and uebec and the winner of many awards including the prestigious Prix Médicis and the Grand Prix du livre de MontréalAt age 23 the narrator Dany hurriedly left behind the stifling heat of Port au Prince for the. On his last day in Montreal the cold white city where I ve known the strongest passions and his home for several decades Wilbert reflects on exile and lossExile in time is pitiless Than exile in spaceI miss My childhood intensely than my countryWhat must it feel like to return to the country of your birth and childhood that you have not visited and experienced in than thirty years And that you had to leave in the dead of night after friends and associates disappeared or where found dead Why go back at all what will it mean Told in the first person Dany Laferri re has written this outstanding and strangely absorbing novel that appears to be an amalgam of imaginative fiction and subtly disguised real life memoir set against his poetically evoked


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    (EBOOK / KINDLE) L'Énigme du retour by Dany Laferrière On his last day in Montreal the cold white city where I've known the strongest passions and his home for several decades Wilbert reflects on exile and lossExile in time is pitiless Than exile in spaceI miss My c

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    (EBOOK / KINDLE) L'Énigme du retour by Dany Laferrière Download ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Á Dany Laferrière Dany Laferrière Á 4 Free read Laferrière is one the most famous Haitian writers and a new member of the Académie Française As he was only 4 he and his family had to escape the brutal dictatorship of Papa Doc Duvalier in the 1960s because of his father's political viewsThe narrator who now lives in Montreal and is well into his fifties de

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    characters L'Énigme du retour (EBOOK / KINDLE) L'Énigme du retour by Dany Laferrière Download ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Á Dany Laferrière The book is fascinating What caught my attention from the beginning was its form I am not sure it's truly a novel roman I thought it was of a long poetic essay The combination of free verse and prose is enchanti

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    characters L'Énigme du retour Dany Laferrière Á 4 Free read Download ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Á Dany Laferrière In The Return author Dany Laferriere describes his move from Haiti to Montreal and then his return to Haiti after the death of his father Using a mix of poetry and prose Laferriere views Montreal not so crazy about the weather but the girls and his return to Haiti the politics the poverty with both resignation and romance Laferriere has an excellent eye for detail capturing the bittersweetness of returning home and viewing his homeland with

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