Isidore Ducasse (Montevideo, Uruguay, 4 de abril de – París, Francia, 24 de noviembre de ), conocido como Conde de Lautréamont, fue un poeta de . Leia as melhores citações do autor Conde de Lautréamont. Isidore Lucien Ducasse, mais conhecido pelo pseudónimo literário de Conde de. Author: Comte de Lautréamont Author Record # ; Legal Name: Ducasse, Los cantos de Maldoror [Spanish] () [as by Conde de Lautréamont].

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He differentiated the two parts of his work with the terms philosophy and poetryannounced that the beginning of a struggle against evil was the reversal of his other work:. Though a lot luatreamont than the list will suggest this is a summary of the first few books main ideas or initial trains of thought: Poulet-Malassis announced the forthcoming publication of the book the same month in his literary magazine Quarterly Review of Publications Banned in France and Printed Abroad.

In a previous pre-review, I objected to the association of this text with surrealism. We are looking at ourselves. This is a surreal, gothic, poetic, brutal, imaginative, unreadable non-story of a book written in by 22 year old Isidore Ducasse who died 2 years later.

In particular, there is constant imagery of many kinds of animals, sometimes employed in similes. However that may be, it is important to state that my red blood no longer flows there. Two medusae crossed the seas, immediately enticed by a hope which was not disappointed.

For a short moment, I felt nothing. Which leaves the strongest impression? The book essentially follows the exploits of an evil supernatural creature? And yet my heart beats. One of the books on the David Bowie reading list, and I can see why Mr Bowie enjoyed this one, worth the time to read it.

Maldoror and Poems by Comte de Lautréamont

It contains attacks on the Romantic concept of the solitary genius author before postmodern literary critics had a chance to lautreanont the same thing. Mar lautreamnot, Cphe rated it liked it Shelves: He really wrote some book here and it would have been fascinating to see what he would have written if he hadn’t died so young.

It is both a stepp This is a very peculiar book for review because one can approach it from two perspectives – its ‘importance’ in literature and whether it is actually worth reading. Read this book in order to challenge yourself, to go through it and come out the other side changed but alive, not to be entertained.


From the widen hole he pulls out, one after one, the inner organs. Write lautrea,ont customer review. Otherwise, few people took heed of the book. After all, he warned us from the very beginning not to read! I first heard of this book inwhen I began getting into the music of Current 93 on the first Current 93 album “Nature Unveiled” there is a song called “Ach Golgotha: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Several of the parts begin with opening chapters in which the narrator directly addresses the readertaunts the reader, or simply recounts the work thus far.

On 10 NovemberDucasse sent a letter to the writer Victor Hugoin which he included two copies of the first canto, and asked for a recommendation for further publication.

If you want to avoid being bogged down in the grand scheme some pages in this edition and are prepared to miss out on the one or two real gems in the flow of rhetorical mud, you can just jump to the ‘novel’ itself in Book Six and kill two birds with one stone – get a sense of the cruel wit of Ducasse at the expense of his contemporaries and some understanding of his influence on the surrealists where the section cries out for Max Ernst’s collages to illustrate it.

Maldoror and Poems

What is certain is that Aragon, Breton, and Soupault quickly shared with each other their fascination with Maldororand Breton added its mysterious author to one of the early influence-lists that he would frequently compile throughout his career in Surrealism.

I climbed the lautgeamont until I reached the top: This tricksiness continues with the titling and style – the Poems are just sets of often pompous rhetorical aphorisms, often contradictory, while Maldoror, ostensibly presented as a novel though only the Sixth Book comes close to being a coherent narrative is really conds large number of prose poems but connected only through the Mathurin-like character of Maldoror though even this is never clear.

It has a message as deep as middle school poetry or three inches of muddy water. Western literature, history of literatures in the languages of the Indo-European family, along with a small number of other languages whose cultures became closely associated with the West, from ancient times to the present.


Frases de Conde de Lautréamont

To make assurance doubly sure, I had gone to fetch my double-barreled rifle so that if some survivor was tempted to approach the rocks of the shore to escape imminent death, a bullet in the shoulder would shatter his arm and prevent him from carrying out his plan.

Dec 05, Eadweard rated it it was amazing Shelves: The book is set in a specific mental milieu – that of the problem of God and evil in a lautreaamont age where many intellectuals were not believers or were forced into believing positions by politics or the market. Laugreamont your logic and reason soar high and fly away like cranes in the late summer skies.

If there is a meaning it is doubtless objectionable. His evil protagonist is a sensitive soul too, and at times has a noble desire to see evidence of the goodness of man, but he’s also so terribly cynical, on a scale we rarely see in any form of literature, and the author is such an effective devil’s advocate, that he makes the reader experience both the thrill and the shame of his devilishness.

They both affirm one another covertly, while expressly repudiating one another. The confusion between narrator and character may also suggest an conxe narrator. Hatred is stranger than you think; its action is inexplicable, like the broken appearance of a stick in water.

InFrench writer Philippe Soupault discovered a copy of Les Chants de Maldoror in the mathematics section of a small Parisian bookshop, near the military conre to which he had been admitted. Lautteamont took hold of a huge stone; after many attempts, I managed to lift it as far as my lautrea,ont.

Les Chants de Maldoror at French Wikisource.

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