Man in the Holocene

Man in the Holocene

Max Frisch

a gorgeous journey de strength, guy within the Holocene constructs a strong imaginative and prescient of our position on the planet by means of combining the banality of an getting older man’s lonely internal existence and the target evidence he unearths within the books of his remoted domestic. As a rainstorm rages outdoor, Max Frisch’s protagonist, Geiser, watches the mountain panorama disintegrate underneath landslides and flooding, and speculates that the city should be burnt up through the cave in of a piece of the mountain. looking safe haven from the typhoon on the town, he makes his method via a tricky and hazardous mountain cross, simply to desert his unique plan and go back home.

A compelling meditation via one in all Frisch’s most unique characters, guy within the Holocene charts Geiser’s determined try to locate his position in heritage and within the complicated and fragile international open air his window.

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