COBRA BY SEVERO SARDUY*. TUNDRA, SCORPION, TOTEM, TIGER. —The initiation? —Yeah. Because to be a leader you have to pass through submission . Cobra and Matreiya has 69 ratings and 11 reviews. Nathan N.R. said: In Severo* Sarduy’s* Cobra, the alternation is that of two pleasures in a state of. Cobra has 35 ratings and 7 reviews. Borja said: Sobre lezamesca estupa, pagoda dorada de kilates bigger than life, se sentó el Autor y dispuso palabras d. .

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Jul 11, Eric Dean Wilson rated it liked it Shelves: Sublime and visceral, bantering and humorous, mesmerizing. Want to Read saving….

A mucha distancia; otra manera no hay. Kathy rated it did not like it Aug 05, So bizarre as to be almost impossible to grasp in any way, but definitely an experience one won’t cobrx having.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This review is only for Cobra and not for Matreiya Cobra is a weird and kind of wonderful book.

Still, Sarduy’s imagination and humor is memorable. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Cobra by Severo Sarduy. Published December 3rd by Dalkey Archive Press first published Sarduy really know what poetry is. Singing from the Well Pentagonia.


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Nevertheless, adventurous readers may find these novels worthwhile; they are certainly remarkable works of 20th century fiction.

La Maison de Rendez-Vous and Djinn: Yet the book irritates as sqrduy as it impresses. Books by Severo Sarduy. But despite his unique voice and lyric prose, there’s definitely some major narrative coherence sacrificed for the poetic language. Jun 08, Jim Leckband rated it liked it. The prose is nice.

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Dense, self-referential, violent, and sexual, reading Sarduy always makes me feel like I’m on hallucinatory drugs–in a good way. This volume combines two avante-garde novels, published in corarespectively, by saduy Cuban expatriate author. Fionn rated it it was amazing Feb 21, In addition to his own writing, Sarduy edited, published and promoted the work of many other Spanish and Latin Cohra authors first at Editions Seuil and then Editions Gallimard.

Se acerca el cambio. Mar 05, Maisie L rated it it was amazing Shelves: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. His third novel, Cobratranslated by Sollers won the Prix Medicis for a work of foreign literature in translation.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Jul 25, Laura rated it liked it Shelves: Through Leng, Sarduy traces the metamorphosis of two hitherto incomparable societies, Tibet at the moment of the Chinese invasion, and Cuba at the moment of revolution.


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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jacob rated it it was ok May 04, Sep 04, Nathan “N. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. For all the clever, postmodern schemes Sarduy might be employing, the book failed, for me, in a fairly basic sense, because it was not coherent. Some of his works deal explicitly with male homosexuality and transvestism.

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A weird and wonderful book. Showing of 3 reviews. The influence of WSB is everywhere and often, pretty blatant. To ask other readers questions about Cobra and Matreiyaplease sign up. See all 3 reviews. Metamorphosis, identity games and a baroque over-determined almost humid closeness to the prose makes a heady experience.

Cobra seems to be more well-known but the inclusion of Maitreya is the real treat.

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