Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Jorge Volpi (México, ). Es autor de las novelas La paz de los sepulcros, El temperamento melancólico, El jardín. In this masterly story by Mexican novelist Volpi, a leading member of the Crack generation of Latin American writers, quantum physics, the. Buy En busca de Klingsor by Jorge Volpi (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

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Las respuestas absolutas siempre son mentiras. Even some hints about plot are given too early, spoiling some chapters.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. During this time, inhe was in Oaxacawhen ce state government official there was assassinated, giving him the idea for a later novel called La paz de los sepulcros.

An Eternal Golden Braid”.

He met with and shared experiences there with fellow writer Ignacio Padillacrediting him as an indirect influence on the work. The structure of the novel is complicated and clunky, switching repeatedly between themes, characters and historical periods.

En Busca de Klingsor

No trivia or quizzes yet. He decided later in life to abandon these for literature, but these interests remain and appear in his writing. This is my first book to read in this year, and I should say that I started with the right choice.

Indeed, the story is busfa in detail and for the most part cleverly and engagingly constructed, and the book is clearly based on extensive research.


Klingsot characters are Surrounding inside of informative stories and unexpected turns its own end was very shocking. Y las grandes respuestas que uno puede tener son siempre nuevas preguntas Contributed by how If you are interested in the great physicists of the 20th century, Nazi Germany, detective fiction and sex, then this book is wonderful! Gustav Links narra su vida y es el elemento que une todas las piezas.

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No me parece mal In addition to books, Volpi writes book reviews and essay for Mexican cultural press, collaborating with ReformaThe Nation, the Confabulario supplement and the magazines ViceversaLetra Volpk and Letras Libres. Esta es la primera novel de Volpi que leo, y estoy esperando para leer otros de sus trabajos. It not only binds together the story arc with historical episodes and explanations of atomic science and game theory, it uses the principles of the latter as narrative devices.

Well deserving of the accolades received. Son dos modelos, dos propuestas Similarly, the protagonist in Tribuna del escandolo also engages in biographical research, but in this case to solve a double murder.

Yo creo las dos cosas Eager to be a man renowned in science, and compete against his other self, who was ahead for the simple reason of being born years before. Return to Book Fe. The book also discussed the fall of the Institutional Revolutionary Party.

Pacheco The story is highly mathematical, involving a German Character called Gustav Links, though the main character is a young American physicist called Francis Bacon sounds good. An Eternal Golden Braid” the main source of the mathematical ideas of Volpi at least for this bookthere are some slips, that Voloi would consider as minor except for the narrator is a mathematician! Even though these sketches change, it allows Volpi to “know” them and a few important features to help describe them briefly, like a first impression in real life.


En busca de Klingsor

Archived from the original on December 23, Later, Volpi became friends with Fuentes after the older writer praised En busca de Klingsor. Volpi’s most successful novel is En busca de Klingsorwhich itself has been translated into nineteen languages, breaking sales records in Europe and has been read over Klimgsor radio.

Te cuento primero de las novelas The rn part, however, shifted focus to concentrate on Gustav Links, with the style and pace altering, and more problematically, it little advanced the story with regards to the search for Klingsor. Ser mexicano y al mismo tiempo universal”.

Interesante para los amantes de la fisica y las matematicas. Germanywell actually a few years earlier would have been much worse, but the author was benevolent. A second Francis Bacon!

He generally writes about identity as a mixture of character, temperament and will. Es decir, que el juego es importante desde el inicio de la novela. In Search of Klingsor is, in many ways, a busc book.