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Si spengono le luci Brightness Falls Is The Story Of Russell And Corrine Calloway Set Against The World Of New York Publishing, McInerney Provides A Stunningly Accomplished Portrayal Of People Contending With Early Success, Then Getting Lost In The Middle Of Their Lives.

  • Hardcover
  • Si spengono le luci
  • Jay McInerney
  • Italian
  • 12 September 2017
  • 8845219240

About the Author: Jay McInerney

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10 thoughts on “Si spengono le luci

  1. says:

    Brightness Falls is a great American novel, which owes a great deal to F Scott Fitzgerald and his Gatsby At times, it seems as if McInerney wants to re tell the Gatsby tale on Wall Street during the Crash of 87 McInerney s Nick Carraway is, after all, Crash Galloway However, the meaning of this novel transcends this decade and its hideous greed is good mantra it s not simply a period piece The story is about the mad pursuit of wealth, the shallowness of the great Faustian trade and th Brightness Falls is a great American novel, which owes a great deal to F Scott Fitzgerald and his Gatsby At times, it seems as if McInerney wants to re tell the Gatsby tale on Wall Street during the Crash of 87 McInerney s Nick Carraway is, after all, Crash Galloway However, the meaning of this novel transcends this decade and its hideous greed is good mantra it s not simply a period piece The story is about the mad pursuit of wealth, the shallowness of the great Faustian trade and the price paid in unintended consequences The story replays time after time and has done so since Helen of Troy and it always will stand as a poignant, cyclical, cautionary tale about those with unfettered ambition blindly seeking wealth and power For all the apparent allure and trappings of wealth in New York high society and in big b...

  2. says:

    Have you ever attended a long cocktail party at an elegant hotel with crowds of well dressed people chattering while a piano player provides background music and after the ball is over find yourself at home with the vague impression that you have not actually been anywhere If so, you have a good idea of what this book is about.Jay McInerney enjoyed some acclaim for Bright Lights, Big City, but this effort is eminently forgettable It is well written, mildly humorous at times but ultimately in Ha...

  3. says:

    this reminded me of how the beautiful and damned is technically better than the great gatsby but not as well known this is better than bright lights, big city.

  4. says:

    Found this in the laundry room I don t want any giddy expectations to get in the way of an eventual critical response, but in the early going, it s already showing signs this one looks like it might have dumpster written all over it

  5. says:

    El maravilloso y complejo mundo de las relaciones sentimentales El retrato de una poca y un lugar perfectamente ambientado y descrito el Nueva York de los ochenta, el de la vanidad, las fiestas sin control, las drogas, el de los brokers m s vidos El libro muestra la forma de vivir de entonces a trav s del aparentemente perfecto y joven matrimonio Calloway Corrine y Russell tienen un futuro prometedor, pero no ser tan f cil, los problemas empiezan a surgir y se convertir n en prueba de f El maravilloso y complejo mundo de las relaciones sentimentales El retrato de una poca y un lugar perfectamente ambientado y descrito el Nueva York de los ochenta, ...

  6. says:

    As a sucker for anything 80s and culture industries in general, a novel about hostile takeover drama in the publishing world Done, sign me up.

  7. says:

    Dans les ann es 80, Manhattan, Russel et Corinne forme un couple mod le, envi par tous leurs amis Lui est diteur chez Corbin, Dern Cie, elle est courti re en bourse et est b n vole dans une association d aide aux d munis Ils ont trente ans, ils s aiment et ont l avenir devant eux, ils s amusent dans toutes les f tes o il faut tre vu, cument les vernissages et les cocktails Pourtant, chacun commence ressentir une insatisfaction, un manque dans sa vie Russel s ennuie dans son ac Dans les ann es 80, Manhattan, Russel et Corinne forme un couple mod le, envi par tous leurs amis Lui est diteur chez Corbin, Dern Cie, elle est courti re en bourse et est b n vole dans une association d aide aux d munis Ils ont trente ans, ils s aiment et ont l avenir devant eux, ils s amusent dans toutes les f tes o il faut tre vu, cument les vernissages et les cocktails Pourtant, chacun commence ressentir une insatisfaction, un manque dans sa vie Russel s ennuie dans son activit professionnelle, il est tent par des propositions cin matographiques sur la c te Ouest Ou alors, pourquoi ne pas profiter de sa rencontre avec un riche homme d affaires et lancer une OPA sur Corbin, Dern et Cie Et puis, la routine matrimoniale commence lui peser, il est attir par d autres femmes que la sienne Quant Corinne, elle se sent de plus en plus mal l aise dans le milieu boursier et voudrait faire une pause, avoir un b b , arr ter de boire, moins sortir, souffler, q...

  8. says:

    From the doldrums of his rehab facility, Jeff Pierce, the party boy novelist reflects begin with an individual and you ll find you ve got nothing but ambiguity and compassion if you intend violence, stick with type He is referring to his best friends, Corrine and Russell, the perfect power couple, or so it seems Thirty one and together since college, they are the stabilizing force for their gro...

  9. says:

    Brightness Falls what an appropriate title How could McInerney have gone from Bright Lights, a narrative tour de force, to this sprawling, turgid mess Occasional sharp turns of phrase remind us of what he can do, but they re lost among excruciating passages of sometimes repetitive exposition and a narrative voice that s often too distant and disengaged That distance comes from ambition McInerney has set up too many threads and doesn t have space to tie them all together convincingly.Som Brightness Falls what an appropriate title How could McInerney have gone from Bright Lights, a narrative tour de force, to this sprawling, turgid mess Occasional sharp turns of phrase remind us of what he can do, but they re lost among excruciating passages of sometimes repetitive exposition and a narrative voice that s often too distant and disengaged That distance comes from ambition McI...

  10. says:

    Possibly my favorite book from the entire literary brat pack canon, this book goes beyond New England undergrads in orgies of blow and manages to fully explore the relationship of a Manhattan power couple The novel opens on a storybook marriage between Corrine and Russell with Russell on the cusp of becoming head editor of a large publishing house, replete with coke fueled parties filled with models and the life of the jet set Everything crashes down at once the stock market crashes, Russell Possibly my favorite book from the entire literary brat pack canon, this book goes beyond New England undergrads in orgies of blow and manages to fully explore the relationship of a Manhattan power couple The novel opens on a storybook marriage between Corrine and Russell with Russell on the c...

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