Continuity of Parks (a translation). Translated by Alan Pagliere​ from the original by Julio Cortázar Read the original at Biblioteca Digital Ciudad Seva. He had. THE CONTINUITY OF PARKS. BY JULIO CORTÁZAR. H. E HAD BEGUN TO READ THE NOVEL. a few days before. He had. put it aside because of some. Cortazar’s “The Continuity of Parks” plays on the philosophical movement of Idealism. The movement comments on the power of the mind.

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Continuity of Parks by Julio Cortázar

All of these stair cases blend together. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

The book is about a lady and her lover; we can assume they are not supposed to be together. He had been sidetracked by business matters and had not had enough time to finish the novel. Jan 09, Christina rated it really liked it Shelves: Priscila rated it cortazae liked it Apr 21, This is a short story you shouldn’t read cortazra but at least two or three times.

And every time you’ll notice more and more details. The story begins with a wealthy businessman reading a novel he had started reading a few days earlier in his house on a large estate.


From the opposite path, he turned for an instant to see her running, her hair loose. I was always Harry of course.

Continuity of Parks – The Fantastic Short Story in the Americas

He let himself be drawn slowly into the plot, the sketches of the characters. You feel a bit confused but it’s a good confusion. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. This tale is really good. Collection4 pages.

Javiera Riedel rated it really liked it Nov 03, Published first published The door of the parlor, and finally the dagger in his hand, the light from the windows, the high back of the green velvet armchair, the head of the man in the chair, reading a novel. The man is so engrossed with his book that he does not notice his killer approaching knife in hand.

Ana rated it really liked it Nov 22, She was to follow the path to the north. Whenever I was in between books, my mind would wander to the boy with a distinct scar.

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Notify me of new comments via email. His technique is splendid and his writing is really good. To find continuify more, including how to control cookies, see here: This being said, the setting for reality and fiction blend together. A man appearing of status and wealth is reading a book in a green chair.


I literally can’t say anything continuiry spoiling given it’s a rather short short story but that you should definitely read it! Like the picture above, at a first glance it is one, continuous story. Want to Read saving…. Fill in your details below or click an icon to parls in: The story starts and ends with the man in the green velvet chair returns full circle in a reality that made from both vortazar story we read and the story the man in the chair reads.

This strip has two sides, the side one and the side two, in a moment of the story the side one the reality joins with the side two the fiction. This is what I call a great story. Armed with the dagger, the man goes inside the house and sees his victim:

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