Tranquility, the acclaimed third novel by Hungarian Attila Bartis, is simultaneously a private psychodrama and a portrait of the end of the Communist era. Nyugalom Poster. In a large apartment in Hungary during the death throes of Writers: Róbert Alföldi (screenplay), Attila Bartis (novel) | 2 more credits».

Author: Meztiramar Mujar
Country: Qatar
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Business
Published (Last): 18 April 2012
Pages: 113
PDF File Size: 18.20 Mb
ePub File Size: 11.9 Mb
ISBN: 348-8-38487-324-5
Downloads: 70398
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Shaktishakar

First meet him and then hazard a guess.

Join Kobo & start eReading today

If there’s a problem with the book, I think it is momentum. The bitch is crazy.

Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping. And when you finish it, for a while you don’t want to read anything else, because you are still in trance. There was simply no time to fill the quota of lying and to get disgusted enough with oneself. My mom warned me about women like you! Met vorm, realisme en talent krijg je zelf nog sympathie voor de grootste klootzakken, dacht ik.

This is an intense novel about a writer and his mixed up life. If you think this is a book you just take before going to bed, read for 10 minutes and then go to sleep, you are wrong. Our mother noticed what was going on and we had to have “the talk”. Perhaps, the most difficult part of reading Tranquility is being forced to acknowledge that we, too, share some of the narrator’s less flattering thoughts, feelings, and actions, and this is, I think, Bartis’s greatest achievement–forcing us to confront all that we wish to suppress.

I re-read big chunks of this book again yesterday, leaping forward and backwards across its fractured chronology and feverishly turning the pages. Well he pegged this once correctly.

Nyugalom () – IMDb

My neighbor Randy owns the only bookstore in our city. I think that my occasional inability to follow the storyline is a result of my limited a It will take me a few weeks to be able to talk about this book in any detail. But after a while there is not much impetus to turn the page, other than to find one of the scattered dead-end epiphanies that structure the book.


There’s a brutal honesty in all that Bartis deals with in Tranquilityand this willingness to lay it all out gives the book an energy that at once propels and engulfs the reader.

Tranquility by Attila Bartis

Or, get it for Vartis Super Points! So the book keeps starting and stopping. It’s interesting to see why someone wouldn’t want to. I didn’t feel influenced to do it too. Of course, he is a guilt-stricken writer, so can we trust the full self-loathing of his account? Agota Kristof’s trilogy and now this. The title should be at least 4 characters long. A nyugalom by Bartis Attila. I’m nuts about this what you’re afraid to move away from thoughts that I can get a sense of without the author just straight out telling me what it is.

Psycho IV is the story of the romantic stirrings between teenaged Norman Bates and his ever consuming mama.

Disgust is on it’s heels, always. Zo krijgen we steeds meer te weten over de ontsporing van het gezin dat intact nog aangevuld werd met vader en tweelingzus jemaar vooral over de brandende sporen die de moeder in haar zoon heeft achtergelaten.

The book is a dark dank scurrying rodent in a dark dank sub-basement. I thought it was special for that. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

There’s also a teeny tiny hint of twincest but it’s not much more than a flavor like the after taste of artificial sweeteners. Others seem to like it enough. However, if that is your only reason to avoid reading, battis might want to blush your way through the meat of bartus story because the emotional journey of the book combined with the quality of the writing shouldn’t be missed.


Your display name should be at least 2 characters long.

Nu mi-a dat pace gandul ca Radu Afrim a facut un spectacol dupa romanul asta, am tot sperat ca voi intui fara sa il fi vazut ce si cum prin lectura. Ruido de fondo en el concierto de la literatura universal. Andor likewise distrusts everyone and has violent sexual relations with women, including his publisher, and his mother.

Jan 03, Nate D rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Kennedy than any best seller. This conversation would be repeated in later years and warned us about the dangers in dating mama’s boys.

Zo nu en dan struin ik het internet af naar nieuwe inspiratiebronnen voor boeken. If you dream of Jakov Lind peering nyugwlom your crib, licking his lips and only making the laziest effort to suppress his lustful cackling you’re going to find yourself in a similarly vulnerable position reading Attila Bartis.


He doesn’t know to run! This is him having sex with his publisher: Maybe he’s connected to the not-really-existent Hungarian New Wave or as Bartis would write barris “notreallyexistent”? Which sounds so much like a lame back-blurb stab at universality that I deleted it twice, but ended up putting it back. When effects that are supposed to be perceived as natural attils forced, pathos becomes bathos, and communication appears artificial and staged — as it always is, but must not, in the romantic and modern novel, ever appear to be.

I definitely recommend it.