Enduring Love is a novel written by British writer Ian McEwan. The story revolves around two strangers whose lives become entangled following a deadly incident. Although the novel has received mixed reviews, I have found this novel to be extremely thought provoking and engaging. 342 more words
Atonement is a 2001 British metafiction novel written by Ian McEwan concerning the understanding and responding to the need for personal atonement. Set in three time periods, 1935 England, Second World War England and France, and present-day England, it covers an upper-class girl’s half-innocent mistake that ruins lives; her adulthood in the shadow of that mistake; and a reflection on the nature of writing. 967 more words
Não falei que tava numa vibe de só contemporâneos? Então relaxa nessa cadeira que ainda tem mais posts sobre esses autores chegando por aí.
Como minhas duas experiências anteriores com o autor foram bem satisfatórias, resolvi continuar no embalo e pegar o terceiro livro de McEwan que aparecia na listagem do Desafio. 498 more words
Terrorism, Empathy, Materialism in Ian McEwan’s Saturday
Ng Lay Sion, Osaka University
1. Plot Review (page 65-77)
Ian McEwan’s Saturday reveals the minute-by-minute thoughts of a British neurosurgeon called Henry Perowne on 15th February, 2003. 2,232 more words