Epub Read Los fantasmas Ú César Aira – doctorio.us


Ed deliberate gauzy A ghost story for the non genre readerA little gem shoved into the last days of the ear to complete my GR Reading Challenge goal the ghost of a ear spent reading some truly remarkable novels Good friends those ghosts I m about to pick my life up and start again 2000km away in the tropics I want to take all of Aira s books with me to be the books I look back on as symbolic of this time There s a warm easygoing daydreamy sensibility to the writing that I could happily bathe in There s a pragmatism to the characters and a sense of irony mixed with magical realism that could only be Latin American Reading this was a lush atmospheric sensual and intellectual treatAll that aside I ve agonised over how to rate this book As much as I loved the experience of reading Ghosts there is a flaw that I just can t get past The analogies Many times throughout the book including one instance It is New Years Eve and a Chilean family is preparing to celebrate with family and friends The book is set almost entirely in an unfinished luxury high rise in Argentina where the Vinas family stays during a short term job assignment security detail for the building The condo is also haunted by a collection of nude male ghosts The oldest daughter Patri is invited to a party that will cost her her life Can her mother s love save her Does she need to be saved The story is creepy even a little unsettling The relationships and characters are authentic in the way that magical realist characters can be a sincere earnest way just beyond yo The dusk was provisional indifferent subtle its compartments of light were The dusk was provisional indifferent subtle its compartments of light were to no one for the moment but anyone could see their image cut out of a photograph and stuck to the beautiful heavenly roof It made a lot of a photograph and stuck to the beautiful heavenly roof It made a lot sense when I read of Aira s constant flight forward in his writing I find the resulting effect of his form of composition to be alternately distracting and mesmerizing The aimlessness the digressions they can either overwhelm or carry along It depends on whether I ve successfully made it into Aira s hypnotic dreamlike space There was at least one section here where I had to put the book down because I knew I wasn t there and particularly considering the book s brevity it seemed wrong to continue There is a melancholic heaviness about this one perhaps it s the oppressive Buenos Aires sun beating down upon the little unfinished apartment perched atop that towering unfinished building Or perhaps it is the presence of Patri herself and the ghosts that surround he. See large and handsome ghosts around their uarters but the teenage daughter is the most curious Her uestions about them become and heartfelt until the story reaches a critical chilling moment when the mother realizes that her daughter's life hangs in the balanc. Runwanted attentionprostitutionrape of the character andor the poor hide spoiler What is Genuine WeirdnessThe is stupendous When I first read Ghosts there are only five things in English four novels and a chapter chosen by Roberto Bola o in an anthology When he is at his best in say one of every ten books Aira has no competitors in contemporary Latin American fictionWhen have ou ever read when will FRIENDLY ENEMIES you ever read again a ghost story in which the ghosts don t really want anything in which some people care and others don t in which most ghosts are naked overweight men covered with white construction dust in which the author keeps getting distracted by laundry children playing the construction of concrete apartment houses the problems of shopping the intrinsic interest of fruit the philosophic correspondence of memory and time No one thinks like Aira and no one writes like him And one in ten is not bad I m thinking I ll have to read everything that is translated no matter how many books appear no matter how popular he gets like so many things in life this book is visually beautiful but onceou get into it it disappointsthe problem it suffers from is that it is way too short to try to keep redefining itself is it a ghost story a family story a class story the meditation on chileanargentinian conflict and integration a series of philosophical musings the story of Amok young girl s emotional entree into sexuality and adulthood the problem is it tries to do it all remember when michael jordan played baseballeah that sucked this is less embarrassing and it has some really nice passages in it mostly involving food shopping and some awesome descriptions of fruit but i was instructed to read landscaper painter and i will give that one a go later for now i will just gaze at the lone white spot on the cover and try to hypnotize myself into appreciating it chokengtitiktitikchokengs in case ou were wondering rohinsky this try to hypnotize myself into appreciating it chokengtitiktitikchokengs in case ou were wondering rohinsky this to our december rules because of a christmas carol and the ghosts therein Ghosts Ghosts everywhere Ghosts hovering in the corners of an unfinished building on its roof telling time extending invitations calling The titular ghosts the characters rendered ghostlike by their appearance then disappearance from the story titular ghosts the characters rendered ghostlike by their appearance then disappearance from the story ghost of a story hovering over the text to be told but not told The ghost of thought the unbuilt the unwritten The ideaA haunting story that leaves the reader feeling there is to it the knowledge the author predicts will come through a novel rather than from it Subdu. Allic edge on which no bird would have dared to perch three completely naked men were sitting with their faces turned up to the midday sun; no one saw them of course from GhostsGhosts is about a construction worker's family suatting on a building site They all. He seemed to really want us to understand that these ghosts had weiners Fluidly mundane and metaphysical a family drifts through a half finished luxury highrise as the turn of the new ear impends Class and cultural division aboriginal dreamtime the semiotics of settlement layout atypical ghost stories deadly

ennui lot of 
lot of covered in a compact 140 pages A patient dense even handedsane attentive purposefully naturalistic short novel populated by what seems like many undercharacterized characters milling about and talking in paragraphless dialogue as naked manly ghosts hover around and sometimes piss in arcs that produce rainbows with a metallic sheen Excellent active ending like a methodical casually eddying river that suddenly accelerates toward its catarata Aira really shifts from static dense atmospherics to electrified sprints A tricky shifty writer who throws changeups that is intentionally slows things down manifests some serious density so a faster sentence jumps out that much uicker in comparison He was letting his thoughts show in that gentle docile way because sleepiness was overcoming him irresistibly And both aspects of his excuse were reasonable in a way The mood of summery exhibitionism prevailing on the site accentuated perhaps by the imperfect deceptive repetition from one floor to the next didn t shock Patri even she wasn t that naive so much as intrigue her She s seen the gang of ghosts shaking their sturdy wasn t that naive so much as intrigue her She s seen the gang of ghosts shaking their sturdy and aiming the jets of urine at the sky showering it over the first floor patio their favorite place for this sport until rainbows with a metallic sheen appeared in the siesta s white glare The day the big satellite dish was installed on the terrace they spent hours doing it perched on the edge Political suggstions re ChileArgentina I didn t uite register enough to associate the ghosts or the building etc But I liked how this sort of South American magical realism is concrete instead of verdant relentless fornicating flora and fauna hyperbolically flowing prose saturated with the streaking plummage of a uetzal in flight in this the tone is stable gray the surfaces of the luxury apartment building are concrete the ghosts are covered in a sort of concrete powderdust and pretty much keep their distance You can tell this book by its cover So many ghost penises I think they were supposed to have Literary Significance but that was an awful lot of them to describe in freuent detail in such a short novellaI mean I get the implied symbolism there regarding view spoile. On a building site of a new luxury apartment building visitors looked up at the strange irregular form of the water tank that crowned the edifice and the big parabolic dish that would supply television images to all the floors On the edge of the dish a sharp met.

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