Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Jorge Volpi (México, ). Es autor de las novelas La paz de los sepulcros, El temperamento melancólico, El jardín. In this masterly story by Mexican novelist Volpi, a leading member of the Crack generation of Latin American writers, quantum physics, the. Buy En busca de Klingsor by Jorge Volpi (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

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Al contrario, gracias a ustedes He generally writes about identity as a mixture of character, temperament and will.

En busca de Klingsor

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Jun 14, Cocolete rated it liked it. In queste peregrinazioni, mi sono imbattuto molto tempo fa in Jorge Volpi, di cui veniva proposto il romanzo In cerca di Klingsor. The point of view seems to waver one character appears to have access to the private thoughts and actions of another, for no good reason. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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This is my first book to read in this year, and I should say that I started with the right choice. En fin, que es Jorge Volpi Las respuestas absolutas siempre son mentiras. There is an erroneous quotation at least in the Spanish edition of Einstein’s basic paper ofwhere “Thermodynamics” is written instead of “Electrodynamics”.


Hemos sobrepasado ampliamente el tiempo de Jorge Volpi, que se dirige a atender las llamadas pendientes. Yo creo las dos cosas Buy this work of mathematical fiction and read reviews at amazon.

Very interesting novel about scientists and their ethical and social responsibilities.

Volpi’s first two published works are a series of short stories called Pieza de forma de sonata at age 23 and novel A pesar del oscuro silencio Volpi has stated that “The novels I like to read and the ones I try to write are those that consider fiction as a vehicle of knowledge.

Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Ha sido un placer, de veras El autor muestra un dominio poco comun de las matematicas y fisica modernas ,aunque algunas explicaciones posiblemente no le lleguen al lector comun y corriente.

se To see the entire list or to see more works of mathematical fiction, return to the Homepage. He has stated that he does not want fame, that it is better suited for singers, actors and television personalities.

Nov 15, Antonio Rubio Reyes rated it liked it. Retrieved December 1, Volpi’s novels have a writing kllingsor which is distinct from other Latin American literature, especially from magical realism.

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En Busca de Klingsor

And a thread of Aryan mythology runs through the whole thing, ostensibly tying together some of the themes of the book, and accounting for the mythologically-derived codename of the Nazi scientist, Klingsor. Similarly, the protagonist in Tribuna del escandolo also engages in biographical research, but in this case to solve a double murder. The structure of the novel is complicated and clunky, switching repeatedly between themes, characters and historical periods.


For Volpi, literature is to satisfy his curiosity and search for knowledge, including knowledge about himself, [4] preferring to use first-person narrators. The idea of conveying the relationship between the main characters in terms of game theory is an intriguing one. Contributed by Octavio I disliked this novel a lot, from the mathematical viewpoint. His first notable work were the “novelas de crack” publishing in the s in which he rejected the then dominant “literature light” and focused less on the language and more on the actions of the characters.

Although published ten years later, one month before the Luis Donaldo Colosio assassination, he wrote a part of the book where a political assassination occurs much the way Colosio’s did, one month before it happened.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Want to Read saving…. The characters — with the possible exception of the touchy, libidinous Bacon — do not really come alive.

Published February 19th by Planeta Publishing first published It’s undeniable that Jorge Volpi bhsca brillantly his fictional story in one of the most important episodes of contemporany era.