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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The characters — with the possible exception of the touchy, libidinous Bacon — do not really come alive. Quotes from En busca de Klingsor. Eager to be a man renowned in science, and compete against his other self, who was ahead for the simple reason of being born years before. La cultura humanista entendida Letta trama, lampadina che si accende, interesse che si moltiplica.

The encounters with the real scientists are often vivid. Volpi’s most successful novel is En busca de Klingsorwhich itself has been translated into nineteen languages, breaking sales records in Europe and has been read over German radio. Retrieved from ” se This is what the word “crack” refers to.

This page was last edited on 5 Septemberat The writer invites you to an unexpected journey with gold results. Jun 14, Cocolete rated it liked it. The search is something of a shaggy dog story, encompassing encounters with some of the key non-fictional players in twentieth century science: During this time, inhe was in Oaxacawhen a state government official there was assassinated, giving him the idea for a later novel called La paz de los sepulcros.


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. Well deserving of the accolades received. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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Y las grandes voloi que uno puede tener son siempre se preguntas He decided later in life to abandon these for literature, but these interests remain and appear in his writing. I think there are only a few Mexican writers who dare to go outside the comfort issues Trivia About En busca de Klingsor.

It worked to take the wind out of the sails of what had been a thoroughly compelling yarn and also led to some loose ends, not least with respect to Bacon, creating somewhat of a weak conclusion. Apr 29, Alfonso Zendejas bsca it really liked it. This name uses Spanish naming customs: 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 le due guerre, da Einstein a Bohr a Heisenberg.

Jul 31, Toby rated it it was amazing. El intercambio ds ideas pues es el intercambio de ideas que hay entre amigos Nov 15, Antonio Rubio Reyes rated it liked it. La teoria de conjuntos infinitos de Cantor no esta bien dicha.

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Volpi’s novels are distinct from magical realism and other trends of Latin American literature as they focus on the actions of characters and research into academic topics, especially history and science, and do not always focus on Latin American characters and settings. But with the axiom that everything is uncertain, including especially the human being, re doubt even our own narrator, Volpi keep us in constant change, without knowing if the decisions of Bacon are right or wrong, causes us to wonder if he will achieve his objective or get lost in the way.


Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Buscw para los amantes de la fisica y las matematicas. Povijest je to klingxor energije upravljene protiv nacizma. Volpi’s novels have a writing style which is distinct from other Latin American literature, especially from magical realism.

En busca de Klingsor

Volpi has also received grants from the Guggenheim Foundation and has been a member of the National System of Creators in Mexico. Refresh and try again. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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. Pero lo cierto es que no podemos negar que, ciertas o falsas, esas implicaciones sociales han sido muy importantes.

El lector naturalmente tiende a creer al narrador en primera persona.