: Una cuestion personal (Spanish Edition) () by Kenzaburo Oe and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books . A Personal Matter is a novel by Japanese writer Kenzaburō Ōe. Written in , the novel is semi-autobiographical and dark in tone. It tells the story of Bird. Kenzaburō Ōe, the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, A partir de este hecho, se suceden en Una cuestión personal un gran número de.

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It ultimately led to, in his own words, a rebirth of his writing style. The blurb on the cover announces that it is close to “a perfect contemporary peraonal. She wants him to abandon his wife and baby and take her to Africa with him. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The depth of thought, or lack of it, provoked by the situation is startling: Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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Jan 06, Manik Sukoco rated it it was amazing. The book starts off with this something college professor named Bird, who is wandering the streets after drinking in a bar.


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Social relations are either violent cyestion exploitative. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. The father is a man who had a bout with alcohol years ago that forced him to drop out of college. Who among us has not felt, even once, that we were handed a uniquely bad card?

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En este caso, lo que piensa Bird, el protagonista. It is a young man’s uma struggle to rise above his dreams for himself and his raging passions.

And I hated reading it. That is all I am going to say. As Bird struggles to embrace this “monster” as his son, he leaves his wife behind in the hospital and enters in more ways than one into the life of a college classmate who is grieving her fuestion husband’s suicide. Write a customer review. Kenzabufo tries to escape his responsibility for the child and his crumbling relationship with his wife, turning to alcohol and Himiko.

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Bird, the miserable failure of a man. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it unw, give it a second life. This Japanese literature-related article is a stub. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Shigeto, himself a survivor, who had devoted his career to caring for victims of the A-bomb atrocity.

He plummets into a series of debauched actions, cuestikn and self-destruction. View all 6 comments. So he has a low-status job as a cram-school instructor. Embriaga-se e procura a ajuda de uma amiga.


The author won the Nobel Prize in You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Reading A Personal Matter is nothing less than an agonizing experience. It is apparent that this condition has consumed his thoughts for an entire lenzaburo. While his wife is still in the hospital and the baby is clinging to life by a thread, he seeks solace by sleeping with a woman friend from times past.

cyestion They are so realistic “But it seems that reality compels you to live properly when you live in the real world. On the one hand, this is an extremely well-written short novel about a man coming to terms with the birth of a special-needs child that will inevitably cause him to have to grow up and sacrifice many of his own selfish needs.

Nov 20, Michael rated it really liked it Shelves: The blurbs on the cover report that this is his most popular book, published around the time I graduated from college in the late sixties.