All about Acidente – Aksidenti (Em Portugues do Brasil) by Ismail Kadare. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Aksidenti: roman. Front Cover. Ismail Kadare. Onufri, – pages Bibliographic information. QR code for Aksidenti. The novel in question is, of course, Broken April by Ismail KadarĂ© who has City (Darka e Gabuar: ), and The Accident (Aksidenti: ).

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The story is complex, often confusing and vague as it pulls off the layers of Rovena and Besfort’s relationship, one that is dysfunctional and toxic at best. Sep 06, Bora rated it it was amazing. He has been a leading literary figure in Albania since the s. Solo uno di loro decide, sulla base del controverso kadsre incoerente materiale raccolto, di raccontare la storia dei due. I’ve read and reviewed a lot of his novels and have steadily said that he deserves a Nobel Prize.

The last part involves the same researcher carrying out some further investigations as a result of new insights he has gained from his imagined recounting of their last forty weeks.

The Accident by Ismail Kadare. This one feels strange, forced, and unpleasant. The author does not seem to be able to kadage. I am not yet completely jaded. On a rainy morning in Vienna, iismail taxi pulls onto the autobahn only to crash into the m From Man Booker International Prize winner Ismail Kadare comes a dizzying psychological thriller of twisted passions, dual identities, and political subterfuge. We go back and forth between the inspector’s investigations and the feelings of the couple before their fatal day.

But this book sacrifices any semblance of a story for a spirally-constructed set of feelings of two people who may or may not have been in love. Very strange psychological ideas are introduced.

Edith’s Miscellany: Book Review: Broken April by Ismail KadarĂ©

And yet, there is also the suggestion that all these things can be tethered to another, older story, kadarf there is a reference point for each and every story, as with Besfort Y’s request for three days’ leave from work, just before his death. Blood feud following the strict rules of the Kanun is still widely in practice although modern kadxre have begun to spread even to this remote region.


Inframmezzati alla storia di Bessfort e Rovena ci sono numerosi kdare alla storia albanese ed europa, dalla dittatura di Hoxha, al difficile passaggio alla democrazia, fino alla guerra del Kosovo Perhaps I am not an art connoiseur or this could just be a pretentious boring drivel including gratuitous self-references, going generally nowhere.

View all 5 comments. I know that writers from regimes governed by dictators have an understandable tendancy to write in code, Herta Muller is one ismakl springs to mind, but perhaps their codes are easier to figure out if the reader shares a similar history.

This book was different from the others but yet incredibly intriguing and beautiful. And in the end, myself shocked most ismzil all, it wrapped together alright, although more than a few questions had been left unanswered. Fundacion Princessa de Asturias. Note that the “Siege” was written inthis book in It is a far cry from the “Siege” which I enjoyed very much.

It may be I am too thick to understand some Balkan allegories implicit in the novel, perhaps, as in many of his other novels, Kadare is hinting at the Albanian political situation. Feb 23, Artan Ramadani rated it it was amazing.

Even if you read it merely as a ‘love story’, glossing over the allegory, it still is as enthralling an excavation as any other Kadare novel. I would say it is more a mystery.

Acidente – Aksidenti (Em Portugues do Brasil)

Inhe was awarded the bi-annual Jerusalem Prize. Kadare’s original Albanian language works have been published exclusively by Onufri Publishing House since[27] as single works or entire sets. Finally, were the two people actually the two people who were said to be killed?

But it is also about the myriads of interpretations people might give for an event that aisidenti begin to delve into the ridiculous. Among his best known books are Chronicle in StoneBroken Apriland The Concertconsidered the best novel of the year by the French literary magazine Lire.


Retrieved 24 January Een boek dat je met vraagtekens laat zitten en je lang bij zal blijven.

He ‘hup-hups’ the reader to stay abreast, hiding important facts of the case in everyday accounts only to have them remembered later and tossed and turned all about.

From Man Booker International Prize winner Ismail Kadare comes a dizzying psychological thriller kdaare twisted passions, dual identities, and political subterfuge. May 20, Lia rated it it was ok Shelves: Well, this started out so promising – a strange traffic accident occurs that kills two people in a taxi when the driver sees that in the rear view mirror, they “try aksifenti kiss”.

The timeline shifts rapidly without word, first person narrative in one paragraph becomes third person in the next, two scenes are detailed, after ismaill it is insinuated that one was a dream. Kadare is regarded by some as one of the greatest European writers and intellectuals of the 20th century and, in addition, as a universal voice against totalitarianism.

Aksidenti: roman – Ismail Kadare – Google Books

In doing this, the novel is extremely successful, but it certainly addled my brain, especially late at aksiddenti when I read most of it! Alcune suggestioni provenienti da Shakespeare e Cervantes testimoniano l’aria di tragedia che si respira in Europa a seguito dei conflitti balcanici posteriori alla fine del Secolo breve.

Then the story backtracks over the years of the two victims long love affair. I didn’t really get this at all. Karthik rated it really liked it Shelves: The writer is the natural enemy of dictatorship.