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Le Jardin d'acclimatation Andando avanti con la lettura, mi si presentava alla mente il quadro di Munch, l urlo.Non possibile prescindere dalle vicende personali dello scrittore per avvicinarsi al senso di questo libro.Yves Navarre nato in una famiglia dell alta borghesia francese e fin dall adolescenza ha combattuto contro il padre il quale, per evitare uno scandalo che potesse mettere in pericolo la sua carriera politica, voleva a tutti i costi togliere di mezzo l omossessualit del figlio, tanto da arrivare a Andando avanti con la lettura, mi si presentava alla mente il quadro di Munch, l urlo.Non possibile prescindere dalle vicende personali dello scrittore per avvicinarsi al senso di questo libro.Yves Navarre nato in una famiglia dell alta borghesia francese e fin dall adolescenza ha combattuto contro il padre il quale, per evitare uno scandalo che potesse mettere in pericolo la sua carriera politica, voleva a tutti i costi togliere di mezzo l omossessualit del figlio, tanto da arrivare a proporre un operazione di lobotomia, che fu impedita dagli altri familiari dello scrittore.Il romanzo ha una evidentissima base autobiografica ed il desolante affresco della famiglia Prouillan, dominata dalla figura di Henri, marito e padre secondo le leggi della natura che tale l ha reso, ma moralmente e umanamente indegno di svolgere detti ruoli perch privo di sentimenti, schiavo della sua carriera politica e delle convenzioni sociali che il ruolo della famiglia impone, cieco e sordo di fronte alle personalit della moglie e dei figli Il libro d voce alle riflessioni e ai pensieri dei membri della famiglia Prouillan, mettendo in evidenza le contraddizioni, gli squilibri, i sentimenti ambigui e i legami oscuri e irrazionali ma profondi che legano un padre assassino che non ha trovato niente di meglio per uccidere i propri figli che lasciarli vivere e i figli Luc, Sebastien e Claire, i quali, ognuno a modo suo, subiscono nella loro esistenza il peso e l influenza della figura paterna, temuta ed amata allo stesso tempo, e con lui sono complici e carnefici nei confronti del fratello Bertrand, un bel ragazzo giovane e brillante, omosessuale, che a vent anni viene convinto a sottoporsi ad un operazione al cervello allo scopo di renderlo sano per suo padre Come si pu convincere una persona a compiere un tale atto, mi sono chiesta e si chieder anche chi legge questo commento Non posso spiegarlo, se non anticipando il contenuto del libro, posso solo dire che si pu essere morti dentro anche quando il nostro cuore batte regolarmente.Il romanzo raccoglie una sofferta confessione collettiva delle colpe che ognuno dei protagonisti ad eccezione di Henri, immobile nella sua posizione prova per quanto accaduto il giorno del ventesimo compleanno di Bertrand questi, seppur protagonista centrale dei pensieri di tutti, non parla, trasformato in una specie di pupazzo di stoffa manovrato da altre persone che lo assistono nella sua vita da recluso in una propriet paterna, non giudica e non accusa.Ma tutto il romanzo, incentrato sul ricordo che ognuno ha dell accaduto, rappresenta un urlo, terribile e disperato, di dolore.Yves Navarre morto suicida per una overdose di barbiturici nel 1993 J ai mis un peu de temps rentrer dans ce roman, sans doute en raison du style assez froid, presque clinique, mais l ensemble est r ussi, prenant. Cronus was the Greek god who ate his children This Cronus is a tyrannical Parisian father who destroys his four children, his wife, his housekeeper and several dogs He is a retired French government minister, so important in his own mind that when he realizes one of his four children three boys and a girl is gay, he hires private detective to hound his son s lover to the point where the lover commits suicide The gay son, about twenty years old, also suffers from migraines The father and ol Cronus was the Greek god who ate his children This Cronus is a tyrannical Parisian father who destroys his four children, his wife, his housekeeper and several dogs He is a retired French government minister, so important in his own mind that when he realizes one of his four children three boys and a girl is gay, he hires private detective to hound his son s lover to the point where the lover commits suicide The gay son, about twenty years old, also suffers from migraines The father and oldest brother, cook up a scheme which, in the despair after his lover s death, the gay son agrees to He is sent to Barcelona for an operation that will cure his headaches and depression It turns out the operation is a lobotomy This is in the early 1970 s The rest of the story follows from that tragic event None of the other three children ever got over the loss of their brother who had been the social glue of the family and the only one to ever stand up to the despotic father As the father approaches old age, the three adult children all struggle to find their way in life Their gay brother is now a vegetable cast away on a farm and cared for by a family that is paid with the father s money The loss of their brother and his wit destroyed the family The book is translated from the French and it won the Prix Goncourt in 1981 Pour Bertrand Prouillan la vie s est fig e un certainjuillet, jour de ses vingt ans, au retour d un s jour Barcelone o son p re a fait pratiquer sur lui une lobotomie Ainsi Henri Prouillan a t il pu, sans crainte de scandale, acc der pendant dix sept mois la fonction de Ministre dans le gouvernement du moment Vingt ans plus tard, la famille a clat , chacun a fait sa vie en tentant d oublier son r le dans le drame Mais, en ce jour anniversaire, l heure des comptes avec le P re aurait elle enfin sonn ❮Reading❯ ➺ Muerte en Hamburgo (Jan Fabel, Author Craig Russell – Lavons.co.uk jour de ses vingt ans [Reading] ➷ Jazz Age Stories By F. Scott Fitzgerald – Lavons.co.uk au retour d un s jour Barcelone o son p re a fait pratiquer sur lui une lobotomie Ainsi Henri Prouillan a t il pu ❰Read❯ ➱ Much Obliged, Jeeves Author P.G. Wodehouse – Lavons.co.uk sans crainte de scandale ☉ [PDF / Epub] ☆ The Wrong Blood By Manuel de Lope ❤ – Lavons.co.uk acc der pendant dix sept mois la fonction de Ministre dans le gouvernement du moment Vingt ans plus tard [KINDLE] ❁ The Customer-Funded Business ❄ John W. Mullins – Lavons.co.uk la famille a clat [PDF / Epub] ✐ The Affair ☃ Emma Kavanagh – Lavons.co.uk chacun a fait sa vie en tentant d oublier son r le dans le drame Mais ☂ [PDF / Epub] ☁ Summer People & The Little House By Shirley Jackson ✐ – Lavons.co.uk en ce jour anniversaire ❮Epub❯ ➥ Beautiful Creatures ➤ Author Lulu Taylor – Lavons.co.uk l heure des comptes avec le P re aurait elle enfin sonn


About the Author: Yves Navarre

Yves Navarre September 24, 1940 January 24, 1994 was a French writer A gay man, most of his work concerned homosexuality and associated issues, such as AIDS In his romantic works, Navarre was noted for his tendency to emphasize sensuality and the mystical qualities of love rather than sexuality or sensationalism He was awarded the 1980 Prix Goncourt for his novel Le Jardin d acclimatation.He studied Spanish, English, and French literature at the University of Lille, earning degrees in 1961 and 1964 The following year, he studied at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales du Nord He then worked for an ad agency as a creative writer.He began submitting works to publishers in 1958, although it was not until 1971 that his first novel, Lady Black, was published This was followed in 1973 by Les Loukoums, which tells the story of a malady afflicting a group of New Yorkers A string of novels followed, often as in Le Petit Galopin de nos corps, 1977 and Portrait de Julien devant la fen tre, 1979 about love affairs between two male characters He also wrote works of drama, such as Il pleut si on tuait papa maman, La Guerre des piscines, and Les Derni res clientes.For Le Jardin d acclimatation, the story of a young well born man imprisoned and lobotomized for his homosexuality, Navarre was awarded the Prix Goncourt in 1980 He became Fran ois Mitterrand s main advocate in the gay community during the 1981 and 1988 elections, although as a novelist and not a politician, he felt misunderstood and ineffective in the role.In 1984, Navarre suffered a stroke He did not publish anyworks until 1986.Between 1990 and 1993 he lived in Montreal, Quebec His 1992 novel Ce sont amis que vent emporte tells the story of a sculptor, Roch, in a relationship with a dancer, David The novel recounts their struggle against AIDS After his return to France, he developed depression and committed suicide with barbiturates on January 24, 1994.For a particularly moving obituary, please see


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