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In the end, what is important to me is what the rant is dealing with, from which the complaint derives it substance from, and if the rant can sustain itself and keep me interested. This is an early one, translated only recently.

Review of Revulsion: Thomas Bernhard in San Salvador by Horacio Castellanos Moya – The Journal

Before the halfway point, he is calling Moya “crazy” which could just as aptly, if not more so, be applied to Vega himself rather than his mirrorand in the last sentence, he has fully turned on Moya. Like a stigma, the little imitation novel and its aftermath pursue me. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Ojo, no es para nacionalistas, ni para gente sin humor, que en definitiva no lo van a entender. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

It has the power of a confession. Share Print Tweet Email. Reconocerlo es reconocer que nos odiamos a nosotros mismos. Moya, es que no lo puedo creer, no es posible!

I first read Mora’s Senselessnessa novella of paranoid bureaucratic horror sann also manages to be very funny. The way I look at all this discussion above of who did what and if it is meritorious or not comes down to simply whether or not it has its own voice and if the subject is interesting.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He even sent me this copy gratis which I just think is a generous thing to do.


When I read Thomas Bernhard I hear his voice, and what he speaks of is instructive and tantalizing. Vega answers that question in a number of ways, and few of his answers are sufficient. Primii doi scriitori cititi de mine anul asta vin din Jamaica si El Salvador.

El Asco, Thomas Bernhard en San Salvador () – Life Narrative

May 28, Amari rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book is the reason he left El Salvador when it came out is was considered to political many calling for it to be banned and his mother received death threats and Horacio himself fled. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. The voice must be our own. About Horacio Castellanos Moya. There is more wrong with the country now, they say. Notify me of new comments via email. Nearly the only thkmas besides the bartender for whom Vega admits any fondness at all is Moya, and over the course of the story, his feelings for Moya nearly completely reverse themselves.

El asco: Thomas Bernhard en San Salvador

El Salvador le resulta a Vega despreciable, arremete contra todo: Lists with This Book. In order to cancel his own guilt, everyone else must be made culpable. I confess that voicing my own hatred and vitriol at times feels rather good and freeing, and is something I also like to read of others doing in order to assuage or rid myself of my own personal misanthropic feelings for my fellow countrymen and certain obstacles in my path in realizing my innermost desires. Sigo sin creer que haya provocado amenazas, pues el libro es bastante inocuo.

Oct 02, Charly rated it liked it. Its acid humor, like a Buster Keaton movie or a time bomb, threatens the hormonal stability of the idiots who, upon reading it, feel an irresistible urge to string the author up in the town square. Among the Lost by Emiliano Monge tr. So when I express to him my delight in finding new authors, new for me anyway and an exercise he seems to encourage and respect, new foreign writers for me such as Moya, or Walser, Sebald or Zweig, translated authors who flat knock me out, my mentor is not interested and refuses to even take a look at them.


Blog Statshits. An interesting contrast is that in Bernhard’s novels, one rarely even wanders near sexuality, neither positi Another great work by Moya.

My favourite restaurant there? Moya never gets a word in edgewise.

These people for the most part do not read and are not interested in anything but the made-for-TV film version to make its way on to their cable network. I was once writing rhomas paper for school and turned to ask a friend I was sitting with if it was crazy to say I believe Only certain A. Its acid humor, like a Buster Keaton movie or a time bomb, threatens the hormonal stability of the idiots who, upon reading it, feel an irresistible urge to string the author up in the town square.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Every bus driver, football player, and bartender is, to Vega, complicit in the most horrible war crimes. Truly, I know of no greater honor for a real writer. B Mostly, I found myself thinking that I’d really rather just read Bernhard. Aug 13, M. Return to Book Page. This site uses cookies. Early on I was a bit distracted salvwdor the obvious attempt at a Bernhardian rant, but I continued on with my reading in the spirit of some of my own vitriol and those of others I have known who have let it all out and used me as their sounding board.

Vega is foremost paranoid. Notify me of new comments via email.