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Der Ungehorsam
Alberto Moravia
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Der Ungehorsam

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Published August 17th 2010 by Wagenbach (first published 1947)
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Who ever liked " the outsider-albert camus", will certainly enjoy this as well
Its weird and dark, depicts feelings of a teenage boy, feelings we all have experienced in our life time, for a glimpse of a second we all felt dark, disgust and had desire to just leave life and people, except in this novel such feelings are the main theme, exaggerated under the spot light of a sad teenager's perspective.
Sexual desires plays a big role also in stirring and moving the helm of the story, where as " lo...more
A short read but intriguing. Luka's descent from an obedient adolescent, and his concept of what obedience means.
Luciano Riccardi
La schiusa dei sensi sopiti è origine della resurrezione figurata dell’adolescente che vive nella malattia il crollo dei valori, imposti mediante l’educazione infantile, nei quali era stato costretto a collocare la propria inconsapevole posizione morale.
La scoperta dell’inganno - l’icona religiosa come copertura del vero dio, realmente venerato dai genitori, il denaro - del resto, ça va sans dire, questo è il ruolo di una icona - è il primo motore verso lo smascheramento della realtà quotidiana...more
 فتحي الدبابيسي
I have read this a long time a go
the only thing I remember about it
that it was disgusting :/
Marc L
Mooi, afgerond verhaal met een zeer eenvoudige structuur (1 hoofdpersonage, 4 nevenpersonages). Verhaal van een puberteitscrisis van Luca die kiest voor het ultieme verzet tegen gezag: de doodswens, maar na een zware ziekte en seksuele initiatie de levenlust vindt.
Ivano Porpora
Il percorso adolescenziale verso il rifiuto totale - il rifiuto esistenziale dell'avere, poi dell'essere; e il tormento della morte e della rinascita.
Agostino. English
Two adolescents : the stories of Agostino and Luca.
Translation of Agostino and La disubbidienza. 268
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Alberto Moravia, born Alberto Pincherle was one of the leading Italian novelists of the twentieth century whose novels explore matters of modern sexuality, social alienation, and existentialism.
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