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Bend Sinister

The Gay Times Book of Disturbing Stories (Gay Times Books)

by Peter Burton

  • 303 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Gay Men"s Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature of special Gay interest,
  • Modern fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Gay,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Short Stories (Anthologies),
  • Fiction / Gay

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8766043M
    ISBN 101902852427
    ISBN 109781902852423
    OCLC/WorldCa52716905

    Get this from a library! Bend sinister. [Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov] -- Professor Adam Krug, the foremost philosopher of his country, is, along with his son, kidnapped by the government in hopes of making him support Paduk, dictator and leader of the Party of the Average.


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Here is superb satire, biting, never blatant, in parts poetic—the whole more effective than any bombast and bitterness could arouse The hero, Krug, is a professor of international renown. He loses his wife just as a dictator, whom he'd known at school as an unpopular boy Author: Vladimir Nabokov.

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Feb 05,  · Bend Sinister tells the story of philosopher Adam Krug’s resistance to the demands of a tyrannical state. Krug is world-famous; his book “the Komparatiwn Stuhdar en Sophistat tuen Pekrekh or, as the title of the American edition had it, a little more snappily, The Philosophy of Sin,” was a surprising bestseller for two years.

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The narrator is a mysterious presence, sometimes explaining Krug to us and other times changing his mind. There hardly even seems to be a central narrative thread. Bend Sinister is the story of a philosopher who tries to keep himself remote from the politics of his country by reasoning that he is too well-known a figure to be hurt.

He watches his friends. Bend Sinister By Vladimir Nabokov Henry Holt and Company; $ The story of the free man under the totalitarian state is still the classic tragedy of our age, and in Bend Sinister it is given.

I'm very happy to know people still read this book. It's so extraordinary, and it requires a leap of faith to keep yourself reading. It's not like any other book and that can be disorienting. You have to surrender to it. And, I'm just glad there is a book in the world called "Bend Sinister." ()/5(21).

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The significant point of difference is that Bend Sinister is strikingly more comic than other novels of its oeuvre. The protagonist isn’t a noble dissenter.

Bend Sinister - Genius, But Mixed Bag. Just finished my first book by Nabokov, Bend Sinister. The use of language blew my mind. For that alone, I would rate him a genius. Oct 19,  · referencing Bend Sinister / The ‘Domesday’ Pay-Off Triad-Plus!, 2xCD, Album, RE, RM, Car, BBQCD Pleased with this long-overdue reissue.

Nice packaging and good booklet to read through, as well as a pretty comprehensive second disc, although it would be nice to get more live material if available/5(). Feb 16,  · The first novel Nabokov wrote while living in America and the most overtly political novel he ever wrote, Bend Sinister is a modern classic.

While it is filled with veiled puns and characteristically delightful wordplay, it is, first and foremost, a haunting and compelling narrative about a civilized man caught in the tyranny of a police state.

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