Results 1 – 8 of 8 Bakakaj by Gombrowicz, Witold and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles Bakakaj i inne opowiadania Gombrowicz, Witold. Bakakaj i inne opowiadania (Polish language edition) – Witold Gombrowicz · Ferdydurke – Witold Gombrowicz · Lalka – Boleslaw Prus · Wywieranie wpływu na . 16 Witold Gombrowicz, “Tancerz mecenasa Kraykowskiego,”in Witold Gombrowicz, Bakakaj i inne opowiadania(Kraków: Wydawnictwo Literackie, ), 5.
|Published (Last):||8 June 2014|
|PDF File Size:||11.46 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||1.39 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
This goes really high up on my list of favorite story collections. Paperbackpages. There is a chasm between Gombrowicz and I.
Bakakaj i inne opowiadania / Witold Gombrowicz ; opracował Zdzisław Łapiński – Details – Trove
I’ve read the Swedish translation by David Szybek which seemed very good, and hopefully I’ll be able to read it in the original Polish in a few months! Gombrowicz creates stories that inhabit worlds parallel to our own that manages to shine a lot of light on the strange and arbitrary rules of human existence.
May 14, Justin Evans rated it really liked it Shelves: The oppwiadania in these stories are held tightly by the standards of society, and some of them want out. Extremely fine collection of short stories. Funny bakakj bizarre, yes, these short stories are cracks at institutionalized ideas and ways of life, especially the aristocratic norm which anyone not from that walk of life shall enjoy. To ask other readers questions about Bakakaj i inne opowiadaniaplease sign up.
Her repeatedly smashes our idealised pictures of society to pieces, and I’m happy with that. In he published his first novel, Ferdydurke, which presented many of his usual themes: When he returned to Poland he began applying for legal positions with little success.
His works ibne characterized by deep psychological analysis, a certain sense of paradox and an absurd, anti-nationalist flavor. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. One reason for my pretension must be chalked up towards the editorial el cuenco de plata that chose to include a quote for Gombrowicz praising his re-read and subsequently published for the first time short stories where the bakakau notes his surprise to discover his own joviality and well narrated humor in such virgin texts.
I don’t often enjoy short stories, but I made an exception for Gombrowicz and I was not disappointed. Dominika marked it as to-read Aug 15, Bakakaj i inne opowiadania by Witold Gombrowicz. The more these characters cling to normalcy, the more insane their actions become.
Mariusz Franciszek rated it it was amazing Oct 30, I guess all you need to write good short stories is to be a really good writer. For some I thought were exposing complex social flaws, for others that they were just a bunch of chauvinist bullshit.
When he found out about the outbreak of war in Europe, he decided to wait in Buenos Aires till the war was over, but was actually to stay there until — often, especially during the war, in great poverty. Funny and bizarre, yes, these short stories are cracks at baka,aj ideas and ways of life, especially the aristocratic no Perhaps I need to attempt reading Gombrowicz in my native language rather than Spanish.
And it took a while because each story needs some time to digest. Lists with This Book. Perhaps I need bakakja attempt reading Gombrowicz in my native language rather than Spanish. Both Gombrowicz and Goytisolo lpowiadania purveyors of the absurd, but Goytisolo’s world is one of extraordinary violence – it is a world of unfathomable heaviness – whereas Gombrowicz’ is extraordinarily light – all instances of violence, even cannibalism, accomplish an effect of humor, and are often the initiatory steps of a narrative Rube Goldberg machine that sets off a causal chain of circumstance I don’t opowoadania enjoy short stories, but I made an exception for Gombrowicz and I was not disappointed.
Aleksandra rated it really liked it Aug 21, Oct 09, Jim Elkins rated it really liked it Shelves: Feb 12, Jenny rated it it was amazing. This is one of the craziest books I think I’ve ever read. Oct 23, Kobe Bryant rated it really liked it. His works are characterized by deep psychological analysis, a certain sense of paradox and an absurd, anti-nationalist flavor.
When he returned to Poland he began applying for legal positions with little success. Unique, grotesquely weird at times and very funny. The question is how much of this craziness can one take? Nov 07, Cynthia rated it it was amazing.
Gombrowicz’ universe is not so fantastical as much as it is situated on a fundament of logic that makes no sense in the world as we know it; it is based on a system of logic endemic to Gombrowicz’ strange universe. In he started exchanging letters with Jerzy Giedroyc and from he started having works published in the Parisian journal Culture, where, infragments of Dziennik Diaries appeared. Bacacay by Witold Gombrowicz. For some I thought that they were some of the most brilliant stories I have ever read, for others that they are the most bizarre and idiotic balakaj and that I do not know why people waste their and my time writing such bullshit.
After October four books written by Gombrowicz appeared in Poland and they brought him great renown despite the fact that the opowiadamia did not allow the publication of Dziennik Diariesand later organized The crew on a ship try to keep their minds intact when exposed to absolute monotony at sea.
Gombrowicz spent a year in Paris where he studied at the Institut des Hautes Etudes Internationales; although he was less than diligent in his studies his time in France brought him in constant contact with other young intellectuals. Want to Read saving…. No trivia or quizzes yet.