Adaptación gráfica del cuento “La casa de Asterión” de Jorge Luis Borges by omar_delgado_ Cuento: La casa de Asterión de Jorge Luis BorgesEste glosario es una herramienta vital para la comprensión del texto. 1. misan.
|Published (Last):||19 December 2016|
|PDF File Size:||16.54 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||4.20 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
I read this very short story in English. Asterion explains how he spends his days in solitude: Gere Torres rated it liked it Jan 01, On his return to Argentina inBorges began publishing his poems and essays in Surrealist literary journals.
He died in Geneva, Switzerland, in Asma Mostafa rated it liked it Nov 02, Asterion describes his house in detail: He was a target of political persecution during the Peron regime, and supported the military juntas that overthrew it. Yda rated it liked it Mar 23, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Published first published Finally he makes mention of other people, nine men, who come every nine years “so that I may deliver them from evil “, and whose bodies he leaves in the empty rooms to distinguish one from another.
La casa de Asterión
You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. On his return to Argentina inBorges began publishing his poems and essays in Surrealist literary journals. Plot summary [ edit ] The story takes the form of a monologue by Asterion. Inhis family moved to Switzerland where he attended school and traveled to Cwsa.
La casa de Asterión by Jorge Luis Borges (1 star ratings)
He also suggests that perhaps he created the world and has forgotten about it. The story takes the form of a monologue by Asterion. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Jessica Ortiz Asterrion rated it did not like it Aug 13, Due to a hereditary condition, Borges became blind in his late fifties. I have always loved Greek mythology, so I think I expected more from this story. Paola rated it liked it Apr 13, He died in Geneva, Switzerland, in No trivia or quizzes yet.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Inhis family moved to Switzerland where he attended school and traveled to Spain. Open Preview See a Problem? Borges was fluent in several languages. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
La casa de Asterión by Jorge Luis Borges (3 star ratings)
He also worked as a librarian and public lecturer. He begins by suggesting that certain defamatory claims—that he is arrogant, or misanthropic, or mad—are untrue. Perhaps if it was longer I think it would have been more interesting to me, but it still depicted the Minotaur and how he saw the world in a unique if muted way.
Tamara rated it cuentl it Feb 13, Retrieved from ” https: Want to Read saving….
Return to Book Page. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
The House of Asterion
The story ends with a line from Theseus —”Would you believe it, Ariadne? Published first published Coetzee said of Borges: He explains his hermetic ways by recounting how once, when he left ccuento house, astwrion commoners were so agitated that he now does not go out, believing that his royal blood sets him apart after all, he is the child of a queen.
Lists with This Book. Matteo Marini rated it liked it Nov 17, Asterion speculates about his own death, and eagerly awaits the coming of his “redeemer”, who will take him away from his infinite house.
No trivia or quizzes yet. His work was translated and published widely in the United States and in Europe. Views Read Edit View history. As in many of his stories, Borges looks at a popular story through a different lens, shedding light on other possible interpretations of the events. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
This page was last edited on 12 Januaryat