Delirium is a novel by Colombian author Laura Restrepo. With this book, Restrepo won the . Print/export. Create a book · Download as PDF · Printable version. La novela por la que Laura Restrepo fue galardonada con el Premio Alfaguara de novela «Todos los secretos están guardados en un. , , English, Book edition: Delirium / Laura Restrepo; translated from the Delirio. English. Author. Restrepo, Laura, (author.) Other Authors. Wimmer.

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Eugenia’s horror of sexuality becomes a pillar of her authority, on the basis that “whoever controls the sexuality of the rest of the tribe is in command”. Al principio, cuesta un poco cogerle el tiro a la narrativa pero, una vez que uno lo logra, la lectura se vuelve casi que adictiva.

Soon, however, it becomes clear due to the information that the other narratives grant that Agustina is already well on her way to recovery. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Mar 05, Alejandra Restrepo B.

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Even more integral to the laurw of Aguilar’s investigation, however, is Aunt Sofi, who, in conjunction with Agustina’s narratives about her childhood and the narrative depicting Nicholas Portulinus’ own struggles with insanity, helps Aguilar to better understand Agustina’s past, which helps to better explain her present behavior. Popularity Popularity Featured Price: Agustina is clearly mad, and her mother is a bit Learn more at Author Central. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.


Learn more about Amazon Prime. In it was the Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship. Once there, however, Midas realizes that, due in large part to her mother’s insistence on skirting the truth, Agustina has begun to slip precariously towards her madness, a madness that Midas, being Agustina’s former lover, knows all dellrio well.

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Vale la pena leerlo y lo recomiendo ampliamente. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? In stark contrast to privileged Agustina however, there lura a young girl from the streets, who receives no such reverence, and indeed no respect at all.

I understand that some will feel frustrated with its style and set it aside after a while.

Delirium / Laura Restrepo; translated from the Spanish by Natasha Wimmer. – Version details – Trove

restrdpo.version Isn’t it right father, that one is crazy inside? Este libro comienza cuando Aguilar llega a su casa luego de un viaje de negocios para encontrarse con que Agustina, su esposa, ha But the title could equally apply to just about every other main character in the book: Mar 24, Rossana rated it really liked it.


Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. Gives you many experiences drlirio once. Dec 28, t. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. These online bookshops told us they have this item: Open to the public Book English Show 0 more libraries Like them, her narrative sense of erotic derangement is elaborately nuanced.

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A book that will stay with me. All very well written.

Midas also offers the most astute assessment of the novel itself. Restepo also wrote The Angel of Galilea a story of a saint-like character in a modern drug-ridden Colombia slum. However, once you get reshrepo.version to the rythm you can become rather engrossed in the intersecting tales. I’ve never read a book with this style of writing so I found it incredibly tiresome right from the beginning.