Isidore Ducasse (Montevideo, Uruguay, 4 de abril de – París, Francia, 24 de noviembre de ), conocido como Conde de Lautréamont, fue un poeta de . Leia as melhores citações do autor Conde de Lautréamont. Isidore Lucien Ducasse, mais conhecido pelo pseudónimo literário de Conde de. Author: Comte de Lautréamont Author Record # ; Legal Name: Ducasse, Los cantos de Maldoror [Spanish] () [as by Conde de Lautréamont].

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I have to say I found it rather perplexing.

Maldoror and Poems by Comte de Lautréamont

The imagery is strong, powerful, visceral, it’s also repugnant, blasphemous, shocking, confusing, elusive but at the same time strangely compelling and thought provoking. While still awaiting the distribution of his book, Ducasse worked on a lautfeamont text, a follow-up to his “phenomenological description of evil”, in which he wanted to sing of good. Adieu, I shall delay you no longer; and, so that you may learn a lesson and keep out of laufreamont way, reflect on the fatal destiny which led me to revolt, when I was perhaps born good!

Other pervasive themes include homosexualityblasphemyand violent crimeoften directed against children. The secion where the main character is looking for someone as evil as he for a companion, doesn’t find a person, and discovers his true mate in the visciouness of shark yes, they fuckis weirdly logical.


Above all it was the savagery of protest in Maldororlautreamint if revolt against the human condition had achieved definitive blasphemythat created a ferment among the poets and painters of the lautrreamont 20th century.

Was it a kind of reward? It’s a shame the author died so young and so little is known about him.

In Januaryhis body was put into another grave elsewhere. Is not the writer and, by proxy, the reader equally guilty of the sins they critique, if only because the only way to critique moral judgement is to get one’s hands dirty in the first place?

It consists of an upheaval so complete it’s almost unimaginable.

The critic Alex De Jonge writes: London Review of Books. The following day he brought it back, enthusiastic as I had been. Cpnde parts consist of a series of maxims or aphorisms in prose, which express aesthetic opinions concerning literature and poetry. Lovecraft whilst on a bad LSD trip then give this one a go!

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But let’s not neglect “poems. August Learn how and when to remove this template message. The final part specifically its last eight chaptersintended as a “little novel” which parodies the lautreakont of the nineteenth century novel, [12] presents a linear story using simpler language.

As he starts off, “It is not right that everyone should read the pages which follow; only a few will be able to savour this bitter fruit with impunity.

Well, unless you are a student of European literary culture in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, probably not. There were some startlingly beautiful and horrible moments and passages within it; there were some great descriptions and some great ideas.


They did not know that the evil man does cannot be undone!

English Choose a language for shopping. Lord Byron, British Romantic poet and satirist whose poetry and personality captured the imagination…. Although only a few of his works are still read,…. If you read something which seems patently absurd in “poems,” you should take it as a sure sign that the author was aware of the absurdity–and it was intentional.

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Los cantos de Maldoror

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Maldoror was republished in Another representative example of the work’s strange episodes occurs in an early chapter: It has basically everything is laautreamont a good thing?

Hymn of Glorification to Lice. Her name is Prostitution. The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. However that may be, it is important to state that my red blood no longer flows there.