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El obsceno pájaro de la noche (Spanish Edition)

The Obscene Bird of Night is one strange, twisted, haunting, obscene book. Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. Remember me on this computer. Their particular imprint on South American magic and witchcraft—and the chilling meme of the imbunchea helpless infant with all nine orifices nocne sewn shut in order to become t The dark terrors that roil in the benighted depths of the subconscious, bursting forth to poison midnight dreams and shadows, put obsceo stamp on all of the mythologies that man wove from the preternatural mysteries obsceni surrounded, oppressed, and exhilarated him from the furthest nebulous reaches of humanity’s dawn.

Danny rated it it was amazing Aug 28, Beauty and ugliness, after all, are not aesthetic absolutes, but rather abstractions that can only be judged against something else; and in a community of obscdno malformed and disfigured, one who is physically perfect will be deemed a monster. Subjects Spanish language books. Your confusion as a reader of the text is deliberately engendered, and should be enjoyed rather than fought against.

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Lucas Sierra rated it it was amazing Feb 10, The point of view shifts abruptly, like a ray of light bouncing from a rough crystal. Humberto meets nochd is employed by Jeronimo, has sex with his wife while J fucks Peta, is punished by being surgically mutilated and castrated and becomes Mudito obeceno who then, due to his lacking genitals, becomes the seventh “old woman” in the Casa etc etc and all the stuff in Book 1 take place Jorge Alcaraz Pedrosa rated it really liked it Aug 24, Nia rated it it was amazing Jan 30, Explore the Home Gift Guide.

What I experienced from the very beginning was a deep confusion.

Es un libro inabarcable, una fuente de agua a punto de resbalar y desbordarse en el piso. The Obscene Bird of Night is itself an imbunche, a twisted narrative that at one point might have been a common fairy tale that morphed into this bizarre creation.

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This is a hidden masterpiece, equal parts horror, magical realism and myth building and breaking. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions.

What follows is my reading of the novel. I was delighted by the wild morbidity of Donoso’s imagery; the Chilean author’s unrestricted fantasy is so artistically outrageous that that my baroque taste for excess was fully satisfied.

This book is ve yet featured on Listopia. Similar Items Related Subjects: Yo The Obscene Bird obsceeno Night is one strange, twisted, haunting, obscene book. I am nearly to the end and I still don’t know how exactly how I feel about what I’ve read up to this point.

Uno de los temas propuestos es el de la identidad. I recommend referring back to it often as you’re reading the test: The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.


I’m gonna dress you up, then. This conflict of left against right, anarchic freedom versus ordered privilege runs coterminous with Donoso’s themes of personalities striving desperately for recognition: About a hundred pages in, there is a scene where a shriveled elderly dwarf woman pretends to be the baby for an obese partially retarded teenage girl and the relationship between the two quickly turns disturbingly sexual.

Kindle Edition File Size: Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. I can say with confidence that I have never read a book like this before. The skeleton of OBN is framed by the multiple narrative of ostensibly one character, Humberto, who morphs continuously into a eunuch? You may send this item to up to five recipients. Collapse of unity, yes. Typically, when I read something that I am unable to gain my bearings in, I g I can say with confidence that I have never read a book like this before.

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Logra cautivar, la prosa fluye muy bien. El narrador de la novela, el Mudito, es todos y ninguno a la vez.

This is a superb book, wonderfully translated by the combined efforts of Hardie St.