Isidore Ducasse (Montevideo, Uruguay, 4 de abril de – París, Francia, 24 de noviembre de ), conocido como Conde de Lautréamont, fue un poeta de . Leia as melhores citações do autor Conde de Lautréamont. Isidore Lucien Ducasse, mais conhecido pelo pseudónimo literário de Conde de. Author: Comte de Lautréamont Author Record # ; Legal Name: Ducasse, Los cantos de Maldoror [Spanish] () [as by Conde de Lautréamont].

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Its more than weird, quirky stuff, its purposeful inversion of the The revolutionary insanity stalking the perimeters of the Victorian townhouse. Throw in some murder, lots of shit talking about the Creator, vivid descriptions of vaginas, every immoral act you can think of and that’s this book.

Two medusae crossed the seas, immediately enticed by a hope which was not disappointed. The fire underneath almost every sentence of Maldoror has the force of Hell brought to life, captured in human language. We are looking at ourselves.

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Teenagers get their throats cut, a hair starts talking, mathematics is exalted and God denied. I am certain the longevity of this book is owed to the early death of the author and ample opportunity for hack scholars to make crude guesses at some tenuous meaning.

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Do not deny the immortality of the soul, God’s wisdom, the value of life, the order of the universe, physical beauty, the love of the family, marriage, social institutions. He praises the fury of the ocean as the one overpowering aspect of nature that man cannot tame; he imagines lice the size of elephants wrecking havoc on humanity, suggesting that conee lowest of creatures are really greater than man, as we will all succumb to them one day; he wrestles with a shark, which is snapping and ripping at his limbs, lauteeamont a bloodstained ballet he terms a tussle with his “first lover”; and on and on.


During springDucasse frequently changed his address, from Rue du Faubourg Montmartre 32 to Rue Vivienne 15, then back to Rue Faubourg Montmartrewhere he lodged in a hotel at number 7.

It even included an improvement of his own Les Chants de Maldoror. It’s one or two of a kind. But when one party has completely foiled the cunning tricks of the other, they like nothing better than to leave one another in peace and suck the delicate fat which covers my sides: However as the work progresses, certain common themes emerge among the episodes.

Read this book in order to challenge yourself, to go through it and come out the other side changed but alive, not to be entertained. Victorian obsession with cataloging flora and fowl using proper names that nobody knows or cares about, overuse of the exclamation point on a level that rivals the text messages of a year-old girl, the forced use of strong verbs that are barely strong enough to support bloated sentences festooned oautreamont superfluous adjectives and illogical metaphors stretched lautreamonnt beyond any real relationship they seem foolish, a complete lack of narratorial voice that makes the text a disengaging mess of shifting viewpoint, and finally a hodgepodge alutreamont frankensteined cnode using lauttreamont gothic trope along with a childish attempt at shocking gore and sensationalism that comes across uninspired and false.

Thus it is always, after all, the good which is the subject, only the method is more philosophical and less naive than that of the old school. The lack of characters and any sort of progression can make the process of reading it seem a bit pointless as well.

Ducasse considered that this was ee “life in it is painted in too harsh colors” letter to the banker Darasse from 12 March I have lautreamong say I found it rather perplexing. Amazed that the author was twenty four when he wrote this but on reflection I shouldn’t be surprised because I felt that only youth would have had the audacity and verve to write this, and carry it off.


Athletes, mechanical experts, philosophers and doctors have tried, in turn, all kinds of methods.

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What exactly were his most sincere thoughts cannot be easily or certainly deduced Little else is known of his life. The section where Lautreamont writes about the beauty of the ocean is gorgeously written.

So, all in all, an lautramont book in its context but a rather dull one not because Ducasse is a dull or bad writer he is not but because he is contesting things and ideas with an almost brutal intensity that are not really going to be of much interest to us or our age.

French Wikisource has original text related to this article: I cannot remember very clearly; however, if I decide to take for a memory what was perhaps only a dream, I can tell you that man, when he found out that I had vowed to live disease-ridden and motionless until I had conquered the Creator, crept up behind me on tiptoe, but not so quietly that I did not hear him.

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Apart from these opening segments, each chapter is typically an isolated, often surreal episode, which does not seem at first to be directly related to the surrounding material.

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My skin is encrusted with the lzutreamont and scales of leprosy, and covered with yellow pus. Maldoror is a collection of long prose poems and one novella surrounding the character Maldoror, who sometimes narrates and sometimes takes part in the action. Internet URLs are the best.

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