La Enfermedad: Alberto Barrera Tyszka: Books – Una novela que me hace pensar que la vida es una enfermedad necia, insidiosa , resistente; . In The Sickness Alberto Barrera Tyszka (“the Venezuelan Ian. La enfermedad. Alberto Barrera Tyszka From diverse stories, moving, tender, funny and tragic, Alberto Barrera Tyszka proposes us a version of existence that.

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I didn’t barrerz the frequent quoting of other writer’s material by the omniscient narrator, in what seemed to be a plucking of bricks from the fourth wall. Get to Know Us. Delicate prose, deep moral questions, and a stunning pace are what kept me hooked into reading this in one sitting.

In the meantime, another man, virtually unknown to the doctor, begins stalking him, imagining that he holds the cure for the the list of complaints he suffers from.

Un libro notable, escrito en un registro inusual en nuestra lengua, que mezcla lo profundo con lo veloz, que apela a las emociones pero tambien a la inteligencia del lector. Lists with This Book.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Thanks for telling us about the problem. It should be a compulsory read on the subject which is becoming more and more intimidating and difficult to deal with within our society. The research he has taken while writing this book is clear from the get-go. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.


The Sickness by Alberto Barrera Tyszka

Paperbackpages. La enfermedad congela todo: The questions are posed, and enfsrmedad each individual reader can answer. And then there’s another man who claims to be suffering from a progressive, debilitating illness, of which the doctor can detect no trace.

Refresh and try again. Pero indudablemente la pluma de Alberto Barrera Tyszca es una joya.

It is about grief, always real, about closure, needed and dreaded, about loneliness, inevitable. Because of the health issues that permeate the novel, questions about the nature of health and wellness are explored, but in a brief, compelling way. English Choose a language for shopping. Make of it as you will but following the doctor a grand total of one time, in which he tried to talk to him about his “condition” and sending a few e-mails is hardly obsessive. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

I still am not sure I’ve understood all the implications laid out.

Y cuando ese forma de escribir se junta con un tema tan fatal e ineludible como la enfermedad y la muerte, el resultado es un texto destructor a la misma vez que hermoso. From diverse stories, moving, tender, funny and tragic, Alberto Barrera Tyszka proposes us a version of existence that assumes all its enjoyments but is also unafraid to confront its fragility.


Jan 27, Mercedes rated it liked it. It becomes an obsession far exceeding hypochondria. I did find the ending a bit confusing Alberto Barrera tiene una escritura impoluta, sobria y deliciosa. I’m not sure what the symbolism is, although I know it’s present in that scene. La novela se divide en dos: What point does it endermedad

Open Preview See a Problem? Spanish Edition 3 8 Oct 02, He has brought an unusually sophisticated understanding to a wonderfully intense, little novel.

The Sickness

Ttszka he has been a columnist on El Nacional newspaper. It takes place on a ferry, where an obnoxious businessman makes a production of his ‘importance’ and maltreats his seemingly intelligent and kind wife, all the way to the point of beating her to the ground.

But the selected one, Doctor Javier Miranda, is facing a personal tragedy at that very moment: A remarkable book, written in an unusual register that mixes depth with accessibility, that appeals to emotions but also to the intelligence of the reader.