What We Talk About When We Talk About Love

Stories (Vintage Contemporaries)

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In his second collection of stories, as in his first, Carver's characters are peripheral people--people without education, insight or prospects, people too unimaginative to even give up. Carver celebrates these men and women.
Juls
Wrote 6/17/14
Caro Carver,
sei bravo, bravissimo. Quelle tue scene scarne eppure dettagliate, quei momenti di vita insignificanti eppure stravolgenti. Però c'è un problema: Carver, mi deprimi. La tua piccola umanità sfinita, sfibrata, sfiorita, di sicuro alcolizzata, mi deprim...Continua
Zooz92
Wrote 6/4/14
"Carver's fictioon is so spare in manner that it takes time before one realizes how completely a whole culture and a moral condition is represented by even the most seemingly slight sketch..." I think that Keromde's review represent perfectly what Ca...Continua
OphelinhaP
Wrote 4/29/14
Sharp as a knife
Carver's stories cut you open, leave you with a sense of longing for completeness, for following the characters' fate. The story that gives the name to this collection, What we talk about when we talk about love, is simply breathtaking. Expect the un...Continua
Alice G.
Wrote 8/2/13

Molti definiscono Carver minimalista e freddo. No, né l'uno né l'altro. Nei racconti di Carver non ci sono parole e sentimenti fuori posto: ci sono quelli che ci devono essere.

Meden
Wrote 6/2/10
il libro, ovviamente, non parla d'amore, ma dice moltissimo sull'amore ... And the terrible thing, the terrible thing is, but the good thing too, the saving grace, you might say, is that if something happened to one of us... but if something happened...Continua

Stufi
Wrote Feb 28, 2008, 09:29
1) Perchè non ballate?2) Mirino3) Mr. Coffee e Mr. Fixit4) Gazebo5) Riuscivo a vedere ogni più piccola cosa6) Sacchetti7) Il bagno8) Di' alle donne che usciamo9) Dopo i jeans10) Tanta acqua così vicino a casa11) La terza cosa che uccise mio padre12)...Continua

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