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Blindness

Published in 1995, Blindness is José Saramago’s most famous novel. It was translated into English two years later, and just came into my hands in 2014. 1,837 more words

Literature

Cain - José Saramago

‘The history of mankind is the history of our misunderstandings with god, for he doesn’t understand us, and we don’t understand him’

I had a slight moment of confusion after picking up this book for the first time. 530 more words

Humour

Maratona Saramago #1: Todos os Nomes


A vontade de conhecer melhor o trabalho do escritor português José Saramago me veio repentinamente em uma aula de literatura no colégio. O que eu sabia sobre ele? 1,850 more words

Livros

Siamo l'ombra delle cose

“Guarderò la tua ombra, se non vuoi che guardi te, gli disse, e lui rispose Voglio essere ovunque sia la mia ombra, se là saranno i tuoi occhi”.  9 more words

Foto

Leaving an impression.

Today I have been tasked with describing the most interesting person I have met so far in 2014, this is, without a doubt, my good friend Doron Klemer. 1,002 more words

Lisbon

Make Your Book Recommendations For July's Book of the Month

Hey Everyone,

I read a lot, about a book a week when I am not too busy with work. With that said why don’t you make some recommendations? 67 more words

Book Of The Month

A reflection on life and death via Jose Saramago

…So what, we all die, what matters is the life we’ve led or will lead, not the end…(from “Raised from the Ground” by Jose Saramago)