Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Jorge Volpi (México, ). Es autor de las novelas La paz de los sepulcros, El temperamento melancólico, El jardín. In this masterly story by Mexican novelist Volpi, a leading member of the Crack generation of Latin American writers, quantum physics, the. Buy En busca de Klingsor by Jorge Volpi (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

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This is just one work voli mathematical fiction from the list. The ambiguous ending again may not be for people liking cookie Very interesting novel about scientists and their ethical and social responsibilities. In queste peregrinazioni, mi sono imbattuto molto tempo fa in Jorge Volpi, di cui veniva proposto il romanzo In cerca di Klingsor.

Published February 19th by Planeta Publishing first published He has stated that he does not want fame, that it is better suited for singers, actors and television personalities. Buy this work of mathematical fiction and read reviews at amazon.

Volpi’s novels have a writing style which is distinct from klingslr Latin American literature, especially from magical realism.

Interesante para los amantes de la fisica y las matematicas. Volpi’s most successful novel is En busca de Klingsorwhich itself has been translated into nineteen languages, breaking sales records in Europe and has been read over German radio. If Volpi had found a way to conclude the story after the second part I have little doubt this would be one of my reads of the klinsor.


He begins in the first book with relatively theory and quantum mechanics questioning much of how we see existence, developed inside the search for Hitler’s kljngsor scientific advisor just after World War II[6] [5] It is followed by El fin de la locura set from the May demonstrations in Paris to the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Una responsabilidad en muchos sentidos Aug 19, Anamarija rated it really liked it.

Germanywell actually a few years earlier would have been much worse, but the author was benevolent. At age thirteen, he wanted to be a historian, specializing in the Middle Ages, attempting to write a book on the entire topic.

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Later, Volpi became friends with Fuentes after the older writer praised En busca de Klingsor. It’s undeniable that Jorge Volpi manages brillantly his fictional story in one of the most important episodes of contemporany era.

In Search of Klingsor is, in many ways, a remarkable book. Son dos modelos, dos propuestas En busca de Klingsor translated into English as In Search of Klingsor is very readable and has many interesting aspects. To ask other readers questions about En busca de Klingsorplease sign up. He stated much of his interest in science was sparked by watching Carl Sagan ‘s Cosmos on television. Volpi has also received grants from the Guggenheim Foundation and has been a member of the National System of Creators in Mexico.

Creo que las aristas de este tema son muchas. Jul 04, Pierre rated it liked it. Pero lo cierto es que no podemos negar que, ciertas o falsas, esas implicaciones sociales han sido muy importantes.


The idea is that this last one is looking for a vokpi scientific advisor of Hitler during World War II -maybe Links could be the person- and a lot of Math is spread along the book, e. No trivia or quizzes yet.

It is implicitly stated that any mathematician lacking of talent becomes a physicist or prefer physics-related research. Bomb- Artists in conversation magazine. However, knowledge in Volpi’s novels is a search rather than explaining what is already known and klingsod is never complete, generally related to the concept of identity and human behavior.

En Busca de Klingsor

A second Francis Bacon! Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He also learned German as part of research into the book at this time. It worked to take the wind out of the sails of what had been a thoroughly compelling yarn and also led to some loose ends, not least with respect to Bacon, creating somewhat of a weak conclusion. Even some hints about plot are given too early, spoiling some chapters. This name uses Spanish naming customs: Similarly, the protagonist in Tribuna del escandolo also engages in biographical research, but in this case to solve a double murder.