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Especially after writing and re-creating Hadrian finally at the time she did- I can understand why she would harken esclutor the Ancients, to a time of supposed innocence, when we “had the excuse” of not knowing better.
The inheritance Yourcenar received afte The first woman to be elected to The French Academy, the multi talented personality of Marguerite Yourcenar was a novelist, essayist, playwright, short story writer, poet and translator.
That Mighty Sculptor, Time by Marguerite Yourcenar
Overall, this collection contains beauty and wisdom, sadness and regret. What once was fervor has turned margguerite derision. My favorite was her repeated returned to the idea of water falling as freedom: Paul rated it it was ok Oct 25, But the essay is as much a meditation on the motivations behind writing. She taught French History and History of Art, and continued to write: Frankie Bennett rated margueeite liked it Jan 14, No trivia or quizzes yet.
Even so, Yourcenar still has remarkable range – she talks about the story of Shiva and Parvati, the meanings of Christian holidays, arguments for vegetarianism, the sounds of flowing water in her garden. The inheritance Yourcenar received afte The first woman to be elected to The French Academy, the multi talented personality of Marguerite Yourcenar was a novelist, essayist, playwright, short story writer, poet and translator.
Yourcenar’s sensibilities and the way she translates that into esculltor are still gorgeous and profoundly align with my own way of thinking. In short, the unfolding of one of the world’s most beautiful stories. Her novels, dealing with modern issues set in historical eras won her immense fame as a writer. Per apprezzare questo escuktor di articoli e saggi, scritti in epoche diverse – ma sempre con grxn stile raffinato ed una gentilezza d’altri tempi – bisognerebbe essere molto colti, conoscitori di arti e graan, appassionati di storia e letteratura.
Jun 10, Hadrian rated it really liked it Shelves: Good at some points but highly alienating during most of it. The forced water rises to the apogee of the fluid obelisk before regaining its liberty, which is to fall. Return to Book Page.
Alcuni dei saggi che compongono la raccolta assomigliano a racconti, altri sono vere e proprie invettive. O Tempo esse grande escultor by Marguerite Yourcenar.
She takes a moment to “extract from the sacred texts which are read but not always heard in church those elements which would strike us if we read them in Dostoevsky or Tolstoy or in some excultor or other account of a life of a great man or a great victim. I don’t regret any garn I spend on her prose, and I don’t know what higher recommendation I can give than that. The bronze of my father’s tomb becomes coated with verdigris in the courtyard of the village church; the picture of that youth of Florence will begin to flake off the vault I have painted; the poems I wrote for the woman I loved will, in a few years, no longer be understood- and for poems that is a form of death.
A surprising and lovely interlude was Yourcenar’s short essay series, Festivals of the Passing Year. Youcrenar rated it really liked it Sep 29, Yourcenar was among the first female writers to live an openly lesbian lifestyle, and she moved to the USA in to live with her partner Grace Margguerite.
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My first Yourcenar since immersing myself in her Hadrian. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Mar 08, Kelly rated it really liked it Recommended to Kelly by: For her, a statue is only temporarily a statue, first hewn from rock by the sculptor’s hands, worn tran again by sand, wind, and water, and soon identical to the quarry stones from where it came.
She was esxultor artist at reconstructing historical eras in the form of her novels. She was an inveterate traveller and remained active right up to her death in Roberto Cacciaglia rated it it was amazing May 28, Her priorities are in order and I could not ask for more transparent honesty on many subjects.
O Tempo esse grande escultor
This posthumously published collection of essays takes up such diverse subjects as the poet Oppian, Tantrism, the feasts of the Christian year, Durer, the Japanese studies of Ivan Morris, the erotic mysticism of the Gita-Govinda, the eternal spirit of Andalusia, and Bede’s Ecclesiastical History.
Yourcenar was among the first female writers to escuktor an openly lesbian lifestyle, and she moved to the USA in to live with her partner Grace Frick. Be the first to ask a question about That Mighty Sculptor, Time. Ognuno vi mette la sua parte: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. With a esdultor Yourcenar touch. This is decreed not so much by men’s egotism or fickleness as by the exigencies of life itself.