THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING (Milan Kundera)

imagesCPI52RQ6During one of their first times together, Franz announced to her, in an oddly emphatic way, ‘Sabina you are a woman.’ She could not understand why he accentuated the obvious with the solemnity of a Columbus who had just sighted land. [Read more…]

Advertisements

CRY TO HEAVEN (Anne Rice)

n11544“And Guido perceived that when the woman is taken out of an entire realm of life that must need to imitate the world itself, then some substitute for that woman is inevitable. Something must rise to take the place of what is feminine. [Read more…]

THE TRIAL (France 1962)

l_57427_0bda35dcA harmless, inconsequential clerk wakes up one morning to find himself accused of something (he never discovers what). Secret policemen enter his bedroom and subject him to a frightening interrogation in which every answer provokes a new line of questioning. [Read more…]

%d bloggers like this: