“Adaptation seems to be, to a substantial extent, a process of reallocating your attention.” ~ Daniel Kahneman
In my last blog post I wrote about feeling restless. 833 more words
Cloud Atlas- David Mitchell
I found it quite difficult to get into at first, and I think that I stand by that. The first few sections weren’t necessarily my sort of thing, but I powered through on the basis that the characters were interesting and the writing good. 1,912 more words
In 2004, David Mitchell turned the world of contemporary British literature on its head with his novel Cloud Atlas. A sprawling five-hundred page narrative, described by literary scholar Berthold Schoene as “cosmopolitan” and “global” in scope, the novel addresses itself broadly towards questions of the largest scale. 2,763 more words
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Questa recensione è del Gennaio 2013. Come la precedente è apparsa su Cinescherno.com, che ha chiuso i battenti.
Ve la offro come l’avreste trovata sul sito, in omaggio a Sergio – megadirettore galattico della pagina – e a quel che ha fatto nascere.