All about Acidente – Aksidenti (Em Portugues do Brasil) by Ismail Kadare. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Aksidenti: roman. Front Cover. Ismail Kadare. Onufri, – pages Bibliographic information. QR code for Aksidenti. The novel in question is, of course, Broken April by Ismail Kadaré who has City (Darka e Gabuar: ), and The Accident (Aksidenti: ).

Author: Tojalrajas Gar
Country: Morocco
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Technology
Published (Last): 24 September 2010
Pages: 195
PDF File Size: 4.62 Mb
ePub File Size: 16.40 Mb
ISBN: 335-1-44440-959-1
Downloads: 21622
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nezilkree

From Man Booker International Prize winner Ismail Kadare comes a dizzying psychological thriller of twisted passions, dual identities, and political subterfuge. Published November 2nd by Grove Press first published The novels of Ismail Kadare”. Jul 02, Fionnuala added it Shelves: Somehow he reminds me a little of Murakami set in Albania in the ‘s.

Edith’s Miscellany: Book Review: Broken April by Ismail Kadaré

Yet, I have always believed and fight still to believe in beauty, nature, goodness, harmony and love. It is a haunting exploration of love, lust and desire wrapped into the puzzling investigation of a car crash. Retrieved 23 May Don’t waste your time here! From is,ail seemingly simple conceit, Kadare weaves the pieced-together tale of two lovers from the evidence surrounding them.

The more he delves into the case, the more everything becomes blurry and obscure. Though my copy was in English, and seemed well translated, it was still very difficult aksidennti follow his oblique approach to the events he was writing about.


As a result, the work was banned. His daughter Besiana is the Albanian ambassador to the United Nations.

Ismail Kadare – Wikipedia

Please help me spread information on good literature. A man and a woman leave a hotel and get into a taxi for the airport. There seemed to be layers and layers of meaning beneath the main characters’ every utterance, and by the end, I was as frustrated as the unnamed investigator who was seeking to piece their story together. Nov 05, Emma rated it it aosidenti ok Shelves: When one researcher — the one who provides us much of the lovers’ story, xksidenti he can imagine it from reading their letters, speaking to friends, piecing together their movements aksieenti the years — details their affair, the language of it is often combative, not so dissimilar from the language of war.

Inhe published his first novel titled The General of the Dead Army whose French translation by the persecuted Isuf Vrioni [8]published by Albin Michel in led to Kadare’s international breakthrough.

His works have been published in about 45 languages. Ismail Kadare seems to be commenting upon a political situation related to Albania and Serbia and a host of other countries, a situation I am too unaware of for this to resonate with me.

Retrieved 24 December Oct 20, Bob Newman rated it liked it. Eingestellt von Edith LaGraziana um This is, as Lisa wrote in her reviewnot so different from the attempts of new Balkan nations to build themselves after achieving a first or reformulated independence.

The author can’t write women to save his life; breasts are mentioned at least once every five pages, and generally women are portrayed as sneaky magical creatures that ought to be feared because they’ll turn into lesbians to spite y The disjointed narrative flow is interesting, but the author uses the technique so sporadically that it comes off as clumsy and cliche half the trippy moments are outright stated to be dreams, and the majority of the narrative is an admitted fantasy reconstruction.


Kadare’s novels draw on Balkan history and legends. It was this sound, louder than any earthquake, that divided past from present. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Kadare seems to open this work to its own sort of endless interpretation. Much as the novel centers on and spins off of the central event of their accident, the lives of the lovers Besfort Y.

The Accident

Jun 30, Chris Thompson rated it it was ok. He has divided his time between Albania and France since Untrustworthy depositions mingle with contradictory ones and the use of language amazes and delights as the story tumbles along, revealing unrequitedness, jealousy and the power game of love. I would say it is more a mystery.

The File on H. Sep 25, Pablo Alonso mateos rated it did not like it.