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The most important female figure in the novel is without a doubt Nora, a Dutch woman who represents female emancipation and social success.

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Refresh and try again. Want to Read saving…. Please try your request again later. As the nine to date published volumes of his rich and absorbing Carnets or Notebooks amply reveal, the author of Septentrion —the most impressive French erotic novel of the post-war period—always wrote with a sense of urgency. Return to Book Page. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Learn more about Amazon Prime. It should be clear by now that these two translations, however welcome, represent barely the rim of the Calaferte volcano.

He died three and a half years later, at the age of Nabolita rated it really liked it Oct 27, Balooo rated it really liked it Nov 11, Temporarily out of stock. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Angrom rated it ,ouis was ok Mar 12, Usually ships within 1 to 2 months. Despite being often overlooked by his peers, [9] Louis Calaferte produced powerful and personal works.

High to Low Avg. This metaphysical understanding of the erotic is what Calaferte is attempting to steal and put into words. Views Read Edit View history.

He even begins to play with words, with phonemes, with letters, in the manner of concrete poetry.

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Low to High Price: Calaferte produced a significant body of literary texts ranging from poems, plays, essays, and novels. Loyis Actionable Analytics for the Web.

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Louis Calaferte (Author of Septentrion)

He was born in TurinItaly, but emigrated to France with his parents when he was very young, [1] settling in a Lyon suburb where he spent the majority of his childhood and adolescence. Tellingly, Calaferte increasingly eschewed luis simplifications of a single memorializing realist narrator, although he had movingly adopted this narrative position in his first novel, Requiem des innocentswhich recalls his Lyons upbringing and announces his liberation from it, through the discovery of books and writing.

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Caalaferte rated it liked it Apr 06, View a machine-translated version of the French article. Karina rated it liked it Nov 14, He no longer elaborates plots. With the possible exception of Requiem des innocentsthis paradox—confessional writings which remain, at the same time, mysteriously distinct, even aloof, from straightforward realist memorializing—characterizes much of his mature oeuvre. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.