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Elif Mehtap Pelit rated it liked it Jan 10, He also published criticism, posthumously collected in La letteratura americana e altri saggi ve American Literature, Essays and Opinions, This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

El oficio de vivir

El oficio de vivirdiario de Cesare Pavese. Want to Read saving…. Perhaps this is why we always love madly someone who treats us with indifference.

Lamerestbelle rated it liked it Apr 30, One last thing that attracted my attention was the parts where Pavese talks about Dostoyevsky. Preview — El oficio de vivir by Cesare Fl. Cristian rated it liked it Jan 16, Suzan rated it liked it Sep 29, Cesare Pavese was born in a small town in which cesag father, an official, owned property.

But finding them in the diaries is like looking for pearls in an ocean. Trivia About Il mestiere di vi You sometimes ought to strip of formality to get to comprehend Dostoyevsky.


El Oficio de Vivir

Denied an outlet for his creative powers by Fascist control of literature, Pavese translated many 20th-century U. I don’t know anything about his life story other than his suicide but it was obvious reading his diaries that he got disappointed, hurt and let down by women. I read many works on Dostoyevsky and his works that wonderfully explain what Dostoyevsky might have been aiming for in literature, fl and life.

To ask other readers questions about El oficio de vivirplease sign up. One thing I really loathed was Pavese Reading diaries of vjvir dead people has always made me uncomfortable, leaving me with the oficiio that I’m peeking into someone’s life and soul, the inner workings of a brain that I have no acquaintance with.

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A founder and, until his death, an editor of the publishing house of Einaudi, Pavese also edited the anti-Fascist review La Cultura. Anyway, I’m very pleased when prominent writers appreciate Dostoyevsky in their own works.

Shortly after receiving the Strega Prize for it, Pavese committed suicide in his hotel room by taking an ccesar of pills. Quotes from El oficio de vivir.

El Oficio de Vivir : Professor Cesare Pavese :

The bulk of Pavese’s work, mostly short stories and novellas, appeared between the end of the war and his death. Between and he lived with partisans of the anti-Fascist Resistance in the hills of Piedmont. Cassidy rated it liked it Jan 08, pavdse Very rare but very precious. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


A little too obsessed with sex, yet, he makes some beautiful comments on human nature that make you go read it out loud to the ivvir person. Several other works are notable, especially La bella estate ; in The Political Prisoner, Want to Read Currently Reading Ce. Return to Book Page. Massimiliano Scordamaglia rated it liked it Nov 08, Very obnoxious with many general statements. Eric rated it liked it Jul 19, However reading Pavese’s diaries was different.

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Lists with This Book. His work probably did more to foster the reading and appreciation of U. Mia rated it liked it Aug 09, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Alessandra Sicuro rated it liked it Sep 17, This set of experiences negatively reflect on his way of viewing oflcio in general.