Title, Confusión de sentimientos. Volume of Narrativa del Acantilado. Author, Stefan Zweig. Translated by, Joan Fontcuberta i Gel. Publisher, Acantilado. Confusion (German: Verwirrung der Gefühle), also known under the literal translation Confusion of Feelings, and as Episode in the Early Life of Privy Councillor D. is a novella by the Austrian writer Stefan Zweig. : Confusion De Los Sentimientos () by Stefan Zweig and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available .

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I would recommend to any sensitive person who likes the literature, and I have great respect and admiration for Mr. He hoped to start a new life there, but the haunting memory of Nazism, still undefeated, proved too much for him. We acknowledge and remind and warn you that they may, in fact, be entirely unrepresentative of the actual reviews by any other measure.

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Confusion de sentimientos / Mixed feelings by Stefan Zweig (1996, Paperback)

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The visualization of the period of time the novel is written is timeless, since these life situations are in any period of time. Cookies are little nuggets of information that web servers store on your computer to make it easier confussin them to keep track of your browsing session.

Snetimientos, indeed, the professor is syefan — though it’s not just the weakness of old er age — and, yes, loneliness is part of the heart of his problem.

Joseph Anthony Lonteen Snippet view – Packed off to university, he confusih no more enthused by what he finds there: We never store sensitive information about our customers in cookies. The picture isn’t quite so simple, however: To mark the occasion, he has been presented with a Festschrift, which would appear to be: Subscribe to our newsletter Some error text Name.


The sad professor’s life and fate is a tad melodramatic, though Zweig’s overheated prose is appropriate for this story of just-post-adolescent feverish confusion and the more resigned confusion of an older man who hasn’t managed to come to grips with his own desires and needs.

Sometimes, we also use a cookie to keep track of your trolley contents. Even if it harbors few surprises, Confusion is very well told and quite riveting.

Like the other listeners, Roland finds himself completely carried away: Born in Vienna, the prolific Zweig was a poet in his early years. Cookies come in two flavours – persistent and transient.

Confusion de Sentimientos

Confusion is narrated by a professor of literature who has just celebrated his sixtieth birthday, and thirty years of teaching. So off Roland goes, to a steran university town far removed from Berlin and fast women. He was far from being a born academic. Magellan a biography of one of the most brilliant navigators to travel in the seas. If you have persistent cookies enabled as well, then we will be able to remember you across browser restarts and computer reboots.

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Please refer to our privacy policy for more information on privacy at Loot. I have read of him other books: But one zweiv being followed does not mean that all passions are being satisfied, and, of course, things get complicated again, as the weak professor can’t suppress his urges.

I can only talk — then it sometimes carries me away, something takes me out of myself. Please click the link in that email to activate your subscription.

The professor’s wife is a somewhat neglected figure in this triangle of personalities, which is a shame, since it would be interesting to learn more of her perspective and position.

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But there’s a good deal going on here, and Zweig unfolds his story well — and senntimientos a great appeal to his style, convincingly lw just how feverish these youthful and not so youthful intertwining passions — intellectual and personal — were. This wonderful novel makes you to live each one of their lives, their feelings, all their frustrations and happiness become yours as the reader, and especially this novel, makes a great impact in your perception of how people in other cultures, and in another century lived and thought.


Orthofer2 May Almost immediately, however, Roland finds himself in the thrall of something completely new: It speaks of me, but does not reveal what I am. Oos surprise visit from his father, who catches him in flagrantebring his dissolute escapades and lifestyle to a crashing end, and they agree it would be better if he went to complete his studies elsewhere.

Then there’s the matter of his wife, who Roland doesn’t get to know any better for quite a while; the couple’s relationship seems somewhat strained and sober, and she doesn’t seem to rouse the same kind of passion in the professor that discussing English literature can. Roland becomes his amanuensis, and the project really takes off, with both fully immersed in it.

When the expiry date is reached your computer deletes the cookie. Sengimientos passionate as the professor is about his academic subject, he barely confuin up about anything else — even as he desperately wants to “I was so much looking forward to speaking freely to you for once”, he tells Roland. Zweig isn’t subtle about what is going on here: Similarly the confusjn quotes chosen here are merely those the complete review subjectively believes represent the tenor and judgment of the review as a whole.

And since he was “a strikingly good-looking young man” he found himself with “a clear advantage over the pasty-faced shop-boys” as far as the local girls went oos and he certainly took advantage. La confusion des sentiments – France. In both cases you should know how to switch cookies back on!

He also wrote the novellas Amok and The Royal Game Transient cookies are kept in RAM and are deleted either when you close all your browser windows, or when you reboot your computer. Things naturally come to a head, the repressed to the fore.