EBOOK READ (El caso Neruda) · Roberto Ampuero

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Summary El caso Neruda Read El caso Neruda ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Read & Download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ü Roberto Ampuero Un Pablo Neruda anciano y enfermo acaba de regresar a Chile después de dejar su cargo como embajador del gobierno de Salvador Allende en París De su vida –llena de éxitos– le ueda solo un misterio por desvelar Una dud. The beloved hypocritical bourgeois Communist with multiple mansions the romantic who hated women if they wanted to be anything but disposable sex objects and admitted rapist the poet Pablo Neruda is the subject of this well written and engaging mysterySet in the few years that culminated in the CIA backed coup in Chile on Sept 11 1973 that killed thousands including the democratically elected President Salvador Allende and Victor Jara and restored capitalism And brought on Pinochet whose government continued to murder torture and disappear many thousands for decadesOur nascent detective Cayetano a CubanAmerican expat is found by Neruda already sick with cancer and hired to find the answer to a uestion for him This takes Cayetano around the world in search of an illusive person from Pablo s past These journeys are accompanied by the poet s imagined memories of some of his substantial affairs including 3 wives and rife with his abuses of them allIt is a good story The author intended to explore Neruda s human complexity but i found myself unable to find much sorrow at the death of this manipulative mean toddler of a man Shallow complexity indeed like a dry tide pool dead after Pablo sucked up all the water I like it when you re silent because it s as if you were absent Women of course should be docile passive animals like well behaved cattle en route to slaughter And silent even when deserted in Nazi occupied Holland while the poet takes credit for helping thousands of Republican refugees escape to Chile after the Spanish civil war when really it was the work of his new rich lover Worse as remembered by Pablo I used my diplomatic connections to keep them from evacuating to Chile with my compatriots They were his wife and his only child who he hated because she had hydrocephaly Well duh females are only valuable when perfect looking Swell Real romantic eh Regular Oskar Schindler What a schmuckI am reminded of a recent convo with a GR compatriot uo about valuing the artistic product while you hate who the artist iswas Wagner Evelyn Waugh Picasso Gloria Estefan Would it be better if we didn t know who they really were Can you enjoy Neruda s love poems when you know they were written to himself The casualties of our good fortune are a terrible thingBut the road to personal happiness is paved with the pain of others said like a regular Donald Jezebel Trump It was a diverting story and I enjoyed meeting the detective If only my teeth gnashing when Neruda was present had been a tad less I wish someone would explore the complex humanity of the Tamil woman he proudly raped and wrote about How did she feel when he was awarded the Nobel Prize Now that would be deep

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Summary El caso Neruda Read El caso Neruda ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Read & Download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ü Roberto Ampuero A profunda ue lo atormenta cuando percibe el final de su existencia En el invierno de 1973 conoce al cubano Cayetano Brulé a uien involucra en una investigación ue cambiará la vida de éste para siempre Mientras tanto en. Literary tourism See the locations of the book here link Booktrail of Neruda caseA mystery set against the backdrop of the Chilean 1973 coup which paints an interesting portrait of the poet Pablo NerudaStory in a nutshellCayetano Brul is Cuban but lives in Valparaiso Chile At a dinner party one evening he comes across the poet Pablo Neruda who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1971 just two years previously As they talk Neruda provides him with a challenge to find a man he has not seen for many many yearsHe hands him a pile of Simenon s Maigret detective novels and tells him that these will help give him all the detective skills he needs The only important thing is that he finds this man Neruda is dying of cancer and this is his final wishCayetano finds that this mission takes him away from Chile to Mexico Cuba East Germany and Bolivia where he meets a wide range of people and situations On the trail for one man Dr Angel Bracamonte a researcher on the medicinal properties of native plants but Neruda does not want to find Bracamonte for his medical skills There are personal reasons at stakeValparaiso Chile the home of Pablo Neruda and a key location for watching events of Chilean history unfold From the days following the opening of the Panama Canal to the coup of Salvador Allende this novel is a tale of one poet Chile s most well known and his search for secrets during his final days in his beloved homelandThe backdrop of the history and landscape of Chile run parallel to the story and form a large and informed picture of a country in turmoilIn the 1970s Cayetano his wife and Neruda watch the conseuences of the political landscape play out right in front of their eyes The attempted coup came live and direct over the radio like in the American movies turning the country into a passive spectatorThe media buzz and the fear and excitement of the people show a country on the edge where tension is the order of the day This is a country going through some troubling timesWith each section of the book named after one of Neruda s women each takes the story further and explains a side to the man not seen in the western world Pablo Neruda has three houses the most famous of which is La Sebastiana and his poetry dots the literary landscape here giving a uniue view of the man sitting in the armchair he names La Nube A man who loves women as much as words and whose life was filled with both grandeur and meannessThe trail from Chile to Mexico Cuba East Germany and Bolivia is one of danger Chilean history and expat frustration Revolution is coming and Chile is a country which will feel the full force of this drastic change With such a thrilling backdrop the story of Neruda and his mystery search shows a side to Chile never seen before and a poet and his life which takes centre stageBookish musingsIf you are interested in the poet Neruda and want to learn a little about Chilean history this is a fine way to do it A slow plot in parts and one which develops over the whole book but what this leaves you with is a full and immersive impression of Chile its history and its peopleI knew a little of Neruda having studied him for A level Spanish and then again at university but never had I seen him like this before Some of it fictional yes but this still gives an interesting view of him in his own surroundingsTo me this took centre stage and the story took a back seat but this didn t spoil the enjoyment of the book A potted cultural poetic and political study of Chile for despite the many locations Chile takes centre stage but when the history is this fascinating this is no bad thingA very interesting and immersive read


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    EBOOK READ (El caso Neruda) · Roberto Ampuero Chile The 1970s The beloved but flawed Allende government falls to the infamously repressive Pinochet government But just before this Pablo Neruda the Nobel Prize winning poet in residence tasks Cayetano Brulé Cuban exile t

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    EBOOK READ (El caso Neruda) · Roberto Ampuero The Neruda Case is a great book is a mystery that stars the famous poet and one of my very favorite poets personally Pablo Neruda I love his poetry so much my husband and I actually had one of his poems read at our wedding as one of the readings so I was very excited to get a fictional glimpse of what the man was actually like Mysteries are not my usual fare but I really enjoyed this one Through Cayetano takin

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  • Paperback
  • 336
  • El caso Neruda
  • Roberto Ampuero
  • Spanish
  • 09 September 2019
  • 9789584511898