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❴PDF❵ ❤ The Wavering Knife Stories Author Brian Evenson – 14th-century.co Brian Evenson's fifth story collection constructs a human landscape as unearthly as it is mundane Replete with the brutality primordial waste and savage blankness familiar to readers of his earlier woBrian Evenson's fifth story collection constructs a human landscape as unearthly as it is mundane Replete with the brutality primordial waste and savage blankness familiar to readers of his earlier works Evenson's Kafkaesue allegories entice the mind while stubbornly disordering it In the title story an obsessive consciousness folds back on itself creating a vertiginous mélange of Poe and Borges both horrific and metaphysical Here as in Moran's Mexico and Greenhous.

E the solitary nature of reading and writing leads characters beyond human limits making the act of putting words to paper a monstrous violation opening onto madness In White Suare the representation of humans by dimly colored shapes confirms our feeling that something lies behind these words while seeming to mock us with the futility of seeking it Evenson's enigmatic names Thurm Bein Hatcher Burlun placeable landscapes and barren rooms all combine to create a sembl.

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  1. Benoit Lelièvre Benoit Lelièvre says:

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    Kindle Brian Evenson ✓ ✓ The Wavering Knife Stories Kindle ´ The Wavering wavering kindle, knife pdf, stories mobile, The Wavering kindle, The Wavering Knife Stories PDFThough the first couple of stories in this collection didn't wholly win me over their humor and dark tendencies set enough hooks in my flesh to keep reading The collection opens up after that into a world of rural religious zealots dwelling in moral ambiguity you can almost see the Trump signs in the background obsessed narrators twisted psychological dramas bizarre vignettes of violence and torture tales that recall Kafka's 'In the Penal Colony' but ratcheted up about tenfold The title story was one of my favorites reminiscent of Thomas Bernhard as it follows a scholar studying a philosopher's papers unde


  3. Alta Alta says:

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  6. Roy Kesey Roy Kesey says:

    Kindle Brian Evenson ✓ ✓ The Wavering Knife Stories Kindle ´ The Wavering wavering kindle, knife pdf, stories mobile, The Wavering kindle, The Wavering Knife Stories PDFThis review first appeared in issue 62 of The Cincinnati Review It's maybe the most fun I've had thinking about a bookRegarding Fleshknives1 This is the paragraph in which I overlay the subject of this review―the finest book I have read in the past twelve months Brian Evenson’s The Wavering Knife and yes less review of than documentation of experience with or through―with doilies crocheted by other than fictionists By historians say Or musicologists Or


  7. Kaushik Viswanath Kaushik Viswanath says:

    Kindle Brian Evenson ✓ ✓ The Wavering Knife Stories Kindle ´ The Wavering wavering kindle, knife pdf, stories mobile, The Wavering kindle, The Wavering Knife Stories PDFEvenson's stories are superbly constructed but I felt this collection grow a little repetitive When you grow accustomed to the grotesue it ceases to be shocking There's a lot going on here of course but towards the end of the collection I started to find it tiresome The characters are pretty much al religious nuts or regular nuts


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    Kindle Brian Evenson ✓ ✓ The Wavering Knife Stories Kindle ´ The Wavering wavering kindle, knife pdf, stories mobile, The Wavering kindle, The Wavering Knife Stories PDFThe typeface in this book is the ugliest shit I've ever seen Yes that impeded my enjoyment I did like about six of these nineteen stories but that's not a very good ratio I got a pretty heavy Paul Auster vibe off this guy granted I've only read the New York Trilogy but I feel like that's enough to get an Auster vibe off another author in that these aren't really stories they're like ideas of stories I'm reminded of what Dave Kehr said about A Woman is a Woman Godard's idea of a musical is just that an idea of a musical If that's your thing have at it I wasn't in the mood


  10. Taylor Bush Taylor Bush says:

    Kindle Brian Evenson ✓ ✓ The Wavering Knife Stories Kindle ´ The Wavering wavering kindle, knife pdf, stories mobile, The Wavering kindle, The Wavering Knife Stories PDFAn excellent collection of short stories dealing with themes of obsession horror and other miscellaneous oddities tied together by Brian Evenson's malignant preoccupation with the theme of human distortion Just like the title suggests Brian Evenson loves creating a wavering effect between the grit of humanity and the illusions that often come to define us He gives us chaos and characters thrown into that chaos on some kind of uest to uncover the truth Characters become art objects or uncontrollable menaces you can't uite define A character's humanity is stripped away and it is in that absence that the true value of humanity is properly realizedThroughout these stories you will find a beloved wife's death turned into an art installation The Installation disembodied narrators One Over Twelve and Body an imaginary baby Virtual uests for religious salvation The Prophets and Barcode Jesus the deadly imitation of art and li


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