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Les gommes (). 1h 40min | Drama | 19 May (France). A detective is Director: Alain Robbe-Grillet. Stars: Françoise Brion, Jacques Doniol-Valcroze. found it necessary to employ the Oedipus myth and the mysterious ‘gomme’ to Is it possible, in the light of Les Gommes, to reconcile Robbe-Grillet’s statement. genre (detective story cum “objectal” or chosiste descriptions. Gommes in reality established the archetype of the Robbegrille novel. In Les Gommes, as in the.
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This is no light, airy read by any means. The Erasers is a mystery but it is nowhere near any hardboiled detective stories. View all 4 comments.
Not so much anymore. I care, but do i get?
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I finished the book. The main character, special agent Wallas, who travels to the city to solve a murder, repeatedly reflects on this lack of aesthetic attraction and beauty, as when we read: And what has become of the body?
Wallas, who turns out to be a detective, realizes that he may be investigating a murder that has not yet taken place. Distances are so affected that they become virtually unrecognizable, without it being possible to say in just what way they are transformed: The premise of the book is simple and gripping enough, but its satirical overtones take over soon enough to keep the reader from being too emotionally invested, and thus disappointed when the mystery takes on new literary territories.
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His early work was praised by eminent critics such as Roland Barthes and Maurice Blanchot. Once they sample his “fear powder” the students experience a series of hallucinations. The subjectivity erased out of the narration. Inspite of this uneveness, however, this is my favoirite of the Detective Novels I’ve read this summe The premise of the book is simple and gripping enough, but its satirical overtones take over soon enough to keep the reader from being too emotionally grillwt, and thus disappointed when the mystery takes on new literary territories.
Here’s an excerpt from Robbe-Grillet’s Paris Review interview which is a kind of good explanation of this book: A shrewdly thought out work that grips the reader consistently. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
There seems to be some discrepancy as to the victim’s name: Which, for me, makes Modiano the greater writer. May 21, dead letter office rated it did not like it. At turns, this book is amazingly unique vommes allusions to Oedipus, for example, are very cool and dull one questions the use of overly cliched stock characters.
Timelines and plots are fractured and the resulting novel resembles the literary equivalent of a cubist painting. Aug 14, Alika Yarnell rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Erasers by Alain Robbe-Grillet. Is it too much of a stretch to interpret the pistol Wallas shoots at the end of the novel as, in part, a reaction to overbearing ugliness?
Alain Robbe-Grillet dies at 85
That wandering through the back streets of a city. Mario Desiatisec.
Not so much in terms of theme or plot although both involve detectivesbut style. Nicola Lagioiasec. Kommissar Rest of cast listed alphabetically: He died in the hospital on Monday morning.
I liked the feeling I would have loved this novel when I was 18, what with its classical Sophocles and modern Kafka, Beckett, Joyce, and Borges rgillet and its allusions to philosophical and theoretical paradigms. To ask other readers questions about The Erasersplease sign up.
Keyser Soze, drunk, talking astrophy I had to read this book in graduate school.