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The surprising strangeness of the second half of the novel justifies the meanderings of the first. See all 3 questions about Las intermitencias de la muerte…. What would that represent? There is no traditional plot for the first two thirds of the novel as Saramago displays his story with a broad shot that encompasses all facets of his deathless interkitencias.

You need to be a fan of Saramago to enjoy this book.

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Perhaps it too can be embraced in life. Contemporanea Book Paperback: The novel centers around death as both a phenomenon, and as an anthropomorphized character.

What a disaster of a world is made in the first pages.

He tells of people with their guts spilled out somehow living on and other horrific conditions to a similar effect. Open Preview See a Problem? And he is always amazing us: Set up a giveaway.

Give it a try. It’s death, a stranger to failure, who sets out to investigate and to set the matters right, unprepared for what is waiting for her. PS 2 – Manca una stellina all’ en plein. There are many saramayo themes addressed in this book.


Then about two-thirds into the book, death suddenly takes another entity, from a formerly conceptual standpoint we are gradually introduced to death personified. Saramago once again does the impossible and all I can say is that joss the last page you can’t help but say “aww”. Customers who bought this item also bought. Well, you always have to be careful what you wish for.

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Death, I learned, is far more fascinating as a person than a concept. Ended intermihencias having a very moving experience surrounded by his things, and had a fantastic conversation with the bookseller on the top floor of the intermitemcias – which is where i bought intrmitencias copy of this book. We almost expect to see a grin on her face and the illustrator has kindly left her features blank so that we can fill in that smirk for ourselves.

As in many of his other works, Saramago largely eschews traditional forms of grammar and punctuation. In fact Saramago wrote this book in at a time when his own health was poor; he was eighty-three and suffering saramagi leukaemia and there was a point around then when his own death was interrupted: I haven’t quite made it across the middle of the book – to where Death becomes central. Where there are nonsensical contradictions, he is the first to point them out ds laugh along with you.


I would highly recommend this to any Saramago fan, and to anyone new to this Nobel laureate’s works although I think Blindness might be a better starting point. I think it’ll be worth the effort. Ma quali sono le conseguenze della scomparsa della morte?

So I’m listening to this book: In an unnamed small European country without any explanations people have stopped dying – an eternal dream come true, right?

Plus, Saramago was an amazing writer, with a well-deserved Nobel Prize and all. The entire thing is as absurd as it is refreshing.

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Learn saramao about Amazon Prime. Death is a part of life; death is a quality that makes us human, death is even an economic pillar.

What else can we want now, once the threat of unavoidable demise has been removed seemingly forever, once the unstoppable Grim R The dream of immortality has always fascinated humanity. It’s deaththe female noun in so many languages, whose whim led to such perturbances in the function of the state and religion and philosophy.