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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Jorge Volpi Las respuestas absolutas siempre son mentiras. Apr 29, Alexandra Carvallo rated voloi it was amazing. In El temperamento melancolicoVolpi psychologically analyzes the idea of human temperament, exploring group dynamics and the effects of individual actions. Fer de la Cruz Creo koingsor hay tan pocos escritores mexicanos que se atreven a salirse de los temas de confort La cultura humanista entendida El libro es de lo mas interesante, cuenta la historia de los cientificos mas destacados del siglo XX, les da una nueva historia y me hace sentir completamente intrigado que en realidad no conocia a la gente que tanto admirada, el final me parecio klingsof poco flojo, senti que el libro podia dar para mas contenido, pero el autor decidio terminarlo,es una pena relamente me quede con ganas de saber mas de el teniente Bacon y el profesor Links.

En busca de Volpi”. Although published ten years later, one month before the Luis Donaldo Colosio assassination, he wrote a part of the book where a political assassination occurs much the way Colosio’s did, one dw before it happened. Jun 14, Cocolete rated it liked it. Ser mexicano y al mismo tiempo universal”.

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Contributed by Octavio I disliked this novel a lot, from the mathematical viewpoint. Eager to be a man renowned in science, and compete against his other self, who was ahead for the simple reason kligsor being born years before.

It really was a masterpiece up until this point.


In kliingsor to books, Volpi writes book reviews and essay for Mexican cultural press, collaborating with ReformaThe Nation, the Confabulario supplement and the magazines ViceversaLetra Internacional and Letras Libres. Studies in the Literary Vplpi n. Quotes from En busca de Klingsor. He begins in the first book with relatively theory and quantum mechanics questioning much of how we see existence, developed inside the search for Hitler’s chief scientific advisor just after World War II[6] [5] It is followed by El fin de la locura set from the May demonstrations in Paris to the Fall of the Berlin Wall.

InVolpi moved to Spain to do his doctorate at the University of Salamanca.

Oct 14, Genaro rated it it was amazing. Paperbackpages. Aside from this, the plot is interesting but I think it became an unnecessarily long book. Very interesting novel about scientists and their ethical and social responsibilities. En busca de Klingsor In Search of Klingsor In queste peregrinazioni, mi sono imbattuto molto tempo fa in Jorge Volpi, di cui veniva proposto il romanzo In cerca di Klingsor. No me parece mal There is, however, a weakness in the structure.

Y las grandes respuestas que uno puede tener son siempre nuevas preguntas Pacheco The story is highly mathematical, involving a German Character called Gustav Links, though the vplpi character is a young American physicist called Francis Bacon sounds good. Y eso no nos da mayores certezas en nuestra vida cotidiana. Es decir, que el juego es importante desde el inicio de la novela.

Jorge Volpi was born in Mexico City. In questo libro il messicano Jorge Volpi racconta a modo suo, in una caccia al fantomatico consigliere scientifico “Klingsor”, cosa pensavano i grandi fisici tra klingslr due guerre, da Einstein a Bohr a Heisenberg. Inhe was named the director of the Festival Internacional Cervantino in Guanajuatothe most important cultural festival in Latin America. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Retrieved from ” https: The thematic connections are sometimes obscure or strained, and not always convincingly worked through.

En busca de Klingsor

The third 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. He reformed the station and how it is perceived by the public.


I give it 5 stars, and just because I there are the only that I have. Universidad Complutense de Madrid. El lector naturalmente tiende a creer al narrador en primera persona.

It is a real thriller, and deep too. Aug 29, Edgar rated it it was amazing. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Al contrario, gracias a ustedes In A pesar del oscuro silenciovolip main character is researching the tragic life of Jorge Cuestaa Mexican vanguard poet and essayist of the s and s.

An Eternal Golden Braid”. Esta era otra cosa muy importante. Gustav Links narra su vida y es el elemento que eh todas las piezas. 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. Este es un libro que se lee de corrido, a pesar de tener unas y pico de paginas son de esos libros que te enganchan desde el principio bisca no puedes soltar, y muy a pesar de los “manifiestos” y obsesiones por la literatura nada complaciente con el lector, fuera de una estructura narrativa no lineal y diferentes voces narrativas dde ya muy comunes en muchas obras– la novela de Volpi resulta ser muy amigable con el lector, en volp hasta simplona.

The encounters with the real scientists are often vivid. El autor muestra un dominio poco comun de las matematicas y fisica modernas ,aunque algunas explicaciones posiblemente no le lleguen al lector comun y corriente.