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Jeanne Dark - Moravagine - Moravagine

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  1. At once truly appalling and appallingly funny, Blaise Cendrars's Moravagine bears comparison with Naked Lunch--except that it's a lot more entertaining to read. Heir to an immense aristocratic fortune, mental and physical mutant Moravagine is a monster, a man in pursuit of a .
  2. 41 quotes from Blaise Cendrars: 'Humanity lives in its fiction.', 'Only a soul full of despair can ever attain serenity and, to be in despair, you must have loved a good deal and still love the world.', and 'you make me laugh, with your metaphysical anguish, its just that you're scared silly, frightened of life, of men of action, of action itself, of lack of order.
  3. May 30,  · Moravagine, one of the main characters, kills women in vast numbers. Image(s) of Moravagine: Alter Ego. It all comes down to being the alter ego of the author. As he pointed it out, he wanted to put his dark “Hyde” side into exile by means of writing. So, Moravagine is an image that accumulates all the dark sides of the soul of the author/5().
  4. You do well to hem me in with the hundred thousand bayonets of western enlightenment, for woe unto you if I leave the dark of my cave and set about in earnest to chase off your clamourings. So we are taken by the narrator/doctor and Moravagine to the Russian Revolution of , then to Texas, then to Amazonia, then back to Europe for War.
  5. Feb 22,  · Moravagine, perhaps the sole authentic descendant of the last King of Hungary, perhaps merely a hallucination is "a dark little man skinny, knotted and desiccated as a vine-stock, seemingly burned by the flame that flickers in the depths of his great /5(28).
  6. Jun 24,  · Staff Pick: Blaise Cendrars’ Moravagine. Staff Picks. Dr Raymond la Science is Blaise Cendrars and this character embodies the dark and crazy of Cendrars. I’m looking for a good book with the same kind of approach from the author in english to compare Moravagine with.

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