The End of the Story #2020

The End of the Story By Liliana Heker The End of the Story Liliana Heker is one of the most remarkable voices of the Argentinean generation after Borges her fiction chronicles the small tragedies that take place within the vast tragedy of our history A univer
  • Title: The End of the Story
  • Author: Liliana Heker
  • ISBN: 9781926845487
  • Page: 438
  • Format: Paperback
  • The End of the Story By Liliana Heker
    The End of the Story By Liliana Heker Liliana Heker is one of the most remarkable voices of the Argentinean generation after Borges her fiction chronicles the small tragedies that take place within the vast tragedy of our history A universal and indispensable writer Alberto ManguelWhen Diana Glass witnesses Leonora s abduction from a street in Buenos Aires, she despairs that her friend has joined the Liliana Heker is one of the most remarkable voices of the Argentinean generation after Borges her fiction chronicles the small tragedies that take place within the vast tragedy of our history A universal and indispensable writer Alberto ManguelWhen Diana Glass witnesses Leonora s abduction from a street in Buenos Aires, she despairs that her friend has joined the ranks of los desaparaecidos, the missing ones She begins to write the story of their friendship, but certain memories, details, and whispered allegations about Leonora s fate consistently intrude Leonora was born to drink life down to the bottom of the glass But, Diana wonders, is that necessarily a virtue Gripping, intelligent, and intricately structured, Liliana Heker s novel of an unstable revolutionary pasionaria has inflamed readers across Latin America The End of the Story is a shocking study of the pyschology of torture, and a tragic portrait of Argentina s Dirty War.
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    About “Liliana Heker

    • Liliana Heker

      Liliana Heker began her literary career at age 17, mentored by Argentine writer Abelardo Castillo She was a collaborator in Argentina literary magazine The Paper Cricket and founded, along with Castillo, The Golden Bug and The Platypus She has published several short story books which have been collected in Cuentos Alfaguara She has also written two novels, El fin de la historia and Zona de clivaje , and a collection of essays called Las hermanas de Shakespeare.

    889 thoughts on “The End of the Story

    • One of the difficult books I ve read recently, this book challenged me to unlock the mystery of its form as it challenged me to unlock the history of Argentina Seductive and descriptive, The End of the Story does not bow to easy expectations of how we want to believe we would act Instead, it asks the question, what are you really willing to fight for


    • muy tedioso en algunas partes pero una historia cruda, Y real acerca de la historia Argentina, me encant Y todav a sigo pensando si Leonora es realmente mala, o si hizo todo lo que hizo por amor por el dolor y por miedo.


    • I read this book for a Spanish class on post dictatorship literature, specifically in the southern cone While somewhat confusing for a non native speaker, I found the book to challenge my own thoughts about political activism and social moral responsibility.


    • Cuando era peque o, mi mam me llev a cine por primera vez Era un funci n doble en la cual el ciclo vida de V ctor Jara entrevista Mercedes Sosa dej una marca que se sustent con la repetici n constante del otro ciclo esta vez en casa y en Betamax Noche de los L pices Doctor Zhivago Fue as como empec a entender desde el aburrimiento el discurso de lo confesional Despu s siguieron los ocho casetes con canciones de Silvio Rodr guez que me regal mi hermana, los especiales de d a festivo con Pablo Mil [...]


    • Apasionante novela sobre la amistad de dos j venes, una revolucionaria y una intelectual, esta ltima tratando de narrar la historia de la primera, en los turbulentos a os 70 en Argentina El estilo de Heker es envolvente y cautivante


    • Really enjoyed this book but found it hard to follow at some points Maybe it s a cultural difference in creating narrative or maybe I just don t know that much about Argentinian history Both are possibilities Really glad I read it though.


    • This was a giveaway book I made it through chapter 1 The writing is very convoluted and hard to understand Maybe it is a bad translation I was not even sure who the narrator was I may pick it up and try again some day.


    • La historia de dos amigas una militante revolucionaria que termina por traicionar la causa, y una escritora en ciernes que se propone escribir la historia pesadillesca de toda una generaci n.



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