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Mouroir

mirrornotes of a novel
  • 257 Pages
  • 4.19 MB
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  • English
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Farrar, Straus, Giroux , New York
StatementBreyten Breytenbach.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT6592.12.R4 M613 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2843988M
ISBN 100374213917
LC Control Number84005981

Book Description. Breytenbach composed this docu-dream during a period of incarceration. Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is a ship of thought moving with its own hallucinatory logic through a sea of mythic images, protean characters and what the author describes as “landscapes and spaces beyond death, spaces that have always existed and will always exist.”.

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Mouroir is a complex, demanding, haunting book. It stands as a brief for the act of writing, writing as an exercise of imagination and will the blend between fantasy and reality, the lyric intensity of a narrative consciousness which refuses to be pinned down to one identity or a single mode of existence.

—John Edgar WidemanCited by: 7. Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is a ship of thought moving with its own hallucinatory logic through a sea of mythic images, protean characters and what the author describes as landscapes and spaces beyond death, spaces that 4/5.

Mouroir is a complex, demanding, haunting book. It stands as a brief for the act of writing, writing as an exercise of imagination and will the blend between fantasy and reality, the lyric intensity of a narrative consciousness which refuses to be pinned down to one identity or a single mode of existence.

—John Edgar Wideman. Mouroir book   Breytenbach composed this docu-dream during a period of incarceration. Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is Mouroir book ship of thought moving with its own hallucinatory logic through a sea of mythic images, protean characters and what the author describes as "landscapes Mouroir book spaces beyond Author: Breyten Breytenbach.

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Get this from a library. Mouroir: Mirrornotes of a Novel. [Breyten Breytenbach] -- Breyten Breytenbach composed this wondrous ship of thought, this docu-dream, during a.

Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is a ship of thought moving with its own hallucinatory logic through a sea of mythic images, protean characters and what the author describes as "landscapes and spaces beyond death, spaces that have always existed and will always exist.".

When you begin a book, there’s a general understanding about what you are going to be reading, as far as a novel, short stories, poetry. When you are introduced on the front flap of Breyten Breytenbach’s Mouroir to a sequence of pieces described as a ‘docu-dream’, that understanding is erased, and a good part of the reading experience is centered on a wobbling attempt to.

Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is a ship of thought moving with its own hallucinatory logic through a sea of Mouroir book images, protean characters and what the author describes as "landscapes and spaces beyond death, spaces that have always existed and will always exist."Brand: Steerforth Press.

tied up in, dependent on, its incompletion. And like Mallarmé’s book, which Paul Auster calls “a kind of ur-text, the raw data of the poetic process,” Mouroir (a French portmanteau word combining “to die” and “mirror”) has an uncooked quality.

It resists categorization as much as it. Read "Mouroir" by Breyten Breytenbach available from Rakuten Kobo. Breytenbach composed this docu-dream during a period of incarceration. Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is a sh Brand: Steerforth Press.

—Nadine Gordimer Mouroir is a complex, demanding, haunting book. It stands as a brief for the act of writing, writing as an exercise of imagination and will the blend between fantasy and reality, the lyric intensity of a narrative consciousness which refuses to be pinned down to one identity or a single mode of existence.

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Mouroir: Mirror Notes of a Novel Farrar, Strauss & Giroux Fiction. Breytenbach composed this docu-dream during a period of incarceration. Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is a ship of thought moving with its own hallucinatory logic through a sea of mythic images, protean characters and what the author describes as “landscapes.

Other prison writings were published as Mouroir: Bespieelende notas van ‘n roman (Mouroir: Mirrornotes of a Novel) in followed by The True Confessions of an Albino Terrorist.

His latest book, All One Horse, is a haunting journey through Breytenbach’s kaleidoscopic imagination, combining philosophical and lyrical prose pieces with his. After reading “Mouroir,” the specifics of this life seem like mere facts.

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It is a book he could have written anywhere, in any field, any café, any. Mouroir, on the other hand, does not work at this public level of sense mak-ing. It is a more problematic book, harder apparently in the writing, certain-ly harder to read.

In particular, if we look at it as an autobiographical work, it raises a number of questions that are worth attending to. For the purposes. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Alice au pays des morts-vivants - tome 2: De l'autre côté du mouroir by Mainak DHAR at Barnes & Noble.

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Review of Mouroir from Jim Feast in the Evergreen Review Categories: Reviews Leave a comment Much is made, and rightly so, of the fact that Breyten Breytenbach, author of the reissued book of short stories Mouroir, was a white anti-apartheid activist, who spent seven years in jail in South Africa, after being convicted of being a “terrorist Author: Archipelago.

Mouroir (mourir: to die + miroir: mirror) is a ship of thought moving with its own hallucinatory logic through a sea of mythic images, protean characters and what the author describes as "landscapes and spaces beyond death, spaces that have always existed and will always exist." final book my contain changes and a different page listing 4/5(1).

Mouroir: Mirror Notes of a Novel, London – New York, ; Mirror Death (Spiegeldood), Amsterdam, (stories) End Papers, London, (essays) The True Confessions of an Albino Terrorist, London – New York, ; Memory of Snow and of Dust, London – New York, (novel) Book.

Part One (Boek. Deel een), Emmarentia, (essays) All Alma mater: University of Cape Town. download Mouroir, read online Mouroir, kindle ebook Mouroir, Mouroir aad Breytenbach Composed This Docu Dream During A Period Of Incarceration Mouroir Mourir To Die Miroir Mirror Is A Ship Of Thought Moving With Its Own Hallucinatory Logic Through A Sea Of Mythic Images, Protean Characters And What The Author Describes As Landscapes And /5().

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The book itself has a fascinating history and records the poet's deepest thoughts and emotions as he "expels the darkness" of the violent and traumatic events during his time as an enemy of the state/5. Oppression, memory, poetic language -- all have a place in Breytenbach's strange and often striking book.

Written during the artist and anti-apartheid activist's seven-year prison sentence (), Mouroir is made up of 39 fragments, some just a few pages, oth some concentrated narratives, others entirely free from the rules of : St.

Louis Magazine. Breyten Breytenbach, pseudonym Jan Blom, (born SeptemBonnievale, South Africa), South African writer who was a leading Afrikaner poet and critic of spent seven years in prison (–82) on terrorism charges, and during a self-imposed exile he became a naturalized French citizen.Colonization, violence, and narration in white South African From inside the book.

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