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Update 2 This book is unique. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? It is all so smoothly done that we can only stand back and admire the perfect blend of what is said with inrermitencias way it is said. I am not talking about the chaotic way he technically writes but about his overall style. This page was last edited on 21 Novemberat Death discovers that, without reason, this man has mistakenly not been killed. To ask other readers questions about Las intermitencias de la muerteplease sign up.

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It’s all delivered in the voice that is both dry and witty, detached yet flourishing, both mocking and serious. Despite it’s focus of death and all, it isn’t quite as heavy as most of his novels and will make you laugh at the dark abyss of death as most of this novel is actually darkly humorous. Anyone with an imagination. Open Preview See a Problem? The book, based in an unnamed, landlocked country at a point in the unspecified past, opens with the end of death.


The dream of eternal life has founded religions that changed the shape of the world.

Well, this is what happens in this book. The author leaves no stone unturned, no question unasked, as he takes us on this strange trip. Trivia About Death with Interr Ensayo sobre la ceguera Spanish Edition Kindle Edition. Also, Saramago has a very distinct voice that I can’t get enough of.

Mysteriously, at the stroke of midnight of January 1, no one in the country can die any more. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Amo a Saramago, he sido desde siempre su fiel lectora.


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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Unfortunately the second part was not as solid and it was rather weak and not interesting.

After reading the book, I see why he was awarded a Nobel Literature Prize in Get to Know Us. The novel centers around death as both a phenomenon, and as an anthropomorphized character. And because he decided to play around with this story, leaving us – or at least me – unable to resist its pull. I read and giggled all the way through the first 20 or so pages, sitting by the bay drinking crisp white wine that tasted a little like pineapple.

People search for ways to trick death into killing; the elderly are seen with the hatred reserved only for that which we cannot alter. Though the traditional sources for guidance on things like life and death endeavor to discover why people have stopped dying, religious authorities, philosophers integmitencias scholars alike can find no answers.


A very surprising and new story related to the first two phases but completely apart, only Saramago josee do this. Throughout this reading Saramago turns death — fierce, implacabled and eternal — to surrender to a human being. He tells of people with their guts spilled out somehow living on and other horrific conditions to a similar effect. My wife is fluent in Portuguese so she’s going to read Blindness in its native language while I read an English translation on my Kindle.


How hard can life get kas she, the only with the power to kill when it pleases her, decides she likes humans more than her original form? Saramago begins Death at Intervals with very broad strokes.

Nobel Prize winner Jose Saramago offers a literary narrative that centers on human perplexity when faced with one of the unavoidable realities of our existence –death. Si es cierto que las personas ya no mueren, eso no significa que el tiempo se haya detenido.

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One gets the sense of a writer simply exploring a premise with great freedom and a lack lad embarrassment. As his literature Nobel Prize attests, he knows how to write.

There is no traditional plot for the first two thirds of the novel as Saramago displays his story with a broad shot that encompasses all facets of his deathless phenomenon. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. View all 70 comments.