Trata de un hijo que tiene que enfrentar la enfermedad de su padre, quien padece de . Pero indudablemente la pluma de Alberto Barrera Tyszca es una joya. Ok, la enfermedad de Chávez (y su muerte) fue un misterio, pero por lo menos .. Alberto Barrera Tyszka intenta entender el impacto del chavismo en la clase. La enfermedad. Alberto Barrera Tyszka From diverse stories, moving, tender, funny and tragic, Alberto Barrera Tyszka proposes us a version of existence that.

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Este punto de vista, obviamente, marca el tono general de la historia la sesga aunque pretenda por momentos tener un tono imparcial, que no llega a ser sostenido. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Se nota mucho que Barrera Tyszka es cronista en este libro. Please try again later. Theodore Dalrymple of the British Medical Journal said while reviewing the book “I assumed this book was written by a doctor” and I believe this statement to be true.

The Sickness by Alberto Barrera Tyszka

I also didn’t find the book that inspired or enfefmedad. He has always advocated a no-nonsense approach towards the patients and has never had any difficulties — until now, when the patient is his father and he has to tell him he only has a few weeks to live.

Lei este libro del df Venezolano Alberto Barrera T ya hace tiempo pero lo recuerdo con agrado y recomiendo leerlo y sobretodo a los que en un momento determinado de su vida puedan pasar por esta triste realidad.

Having said that, my annoyances would remain. View all 4 comments. Ever since he separated from his wife he has been presenting symptoms of an illness he believes is killing him.


I didn’t like the frequent quoting of other writer’s material by the omniscient narrator, in what seemed to be a plucking of bricks from the fourth wall. Era una estructura perfecta porque era un ejercicio voluntario y jubiloso de sometimiento. Meanwhile, a seemingly disturbed hypochondriac bombards his office with email pleas and threats.

Patria o muerte

Goodreads helps you keep baerera of books you want to read. Folding down corners is my method for marking significant to me passages, but it clearly wasn’t working with this fiction novel because I was marking every page. Return to Book Page. One scene confounds me: Refresh and try again. He has a degree from the School of Literature of the University Central de Venezuela, where he is tyszkw a professor. Jan 21, Susana rated it liked it Shelves: El asunto de nuestra mortalidad siempre me ha fascinado, por las razones obvias.

An able author choosing poor writing. Nov 19, Beatriz Barrear rated it did not like it. Sin embargo, la narrativa cumple con su objetivo y te hace badrera que es real, pese a lo surrealista y un tanto previsible que de momentos bargera la historia en conjunto. While the subject revolves around illness, it never quite defines which ‘illness’ is being addressed: Unlike timeless classics like Anna Karenina, this novel is not about the universal emotions, conflicts, and dramas of time immemorial, but, again, a journalistic attempt at being a novel, failing without need.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Tal vez simplemente se trate que nuestra realidad cambia aceleradamente. Pero, tampoco es que sea muy importante etiquetarla. Muy bueno el libro, muy recomendable, por yyszka cruel, por momentos, por momentos surrealista, por momentos muy ilogico, por momentos muy basico.

So why is this a bad novel? May 09, Katerin rated it did not like it. Las invasiones, los rumores, la violencia y la delincuencia, la anomia, el misterio informativo y la omnipresencia de la tv y las noticias. English Choose a language for shopping. Therrien rated it really liked it. I’m not sure what the symbolism is, although I know it’s present in that scene.

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The author cites quotes of famous authors, ethicists and physicians, but he’s not showing off, they are enfermeedad appropriate observations of how the human body deals with illness.

It feels almost like an apology, blaming someone else for his shortcomings. Read more Read less.

The Sickness

The story itself is rather simple: As father and son go on holiday, the doctor’s secretary has stories of her own to bareera -as medicine, memory and fantasy join in a combustible mixture.

Pues que decir de Patria o Muerte And then there’s another man who claims to be suffering from a progressive, debilitating illness, of which the doctor can detect no trace.

However, the stalking hypochondriac is a minor feature of the book and really holds no impact into what the author has made the main focus of the book. He has brought an unusually sophisticated understanding to a wonderfully intense, little novel. En cualquier caso muy amena lectura.

La enfermedad congela todo: Apr 21, Isabelle rated it really liked it. It takes place on a ferry, where an obnoxious businessman makes a production of his ‘importance’ and maltreats his seemingly intelligent and kind wife, all the way to the point of beating her to the ground. Paperbackpages. Tyszkz Submit to Film Festivals.