Madeleine E. ePUB ↠ Paperback


  • Paperback
  • 250 pages
  • Madeleine E.
  • Gabriel Blackwell
  • 01 January 2019
  • 1937402940

10 thoughts on “Madeleine E.

  1. Bill Hsu Bill Hsu says:

    I was a little wary of the concept at first But this turned out to be hard to describe, thought provoking and oddly engaging.


  2. Robert Wechsler Robert Wechsler says:

    Because I have a special place in my heart for literary collages, I was excited to discover this title Although there is a lot of food for thought in this collage of quotations, ideas, stories, questions, and speculations, I was somewhat disappointed Most important, I found the book too long edited down to its essentials at least a third of the book struck out it would have been twice as good.Second andpersonal, I found the memoiristic sections whether there is any truth in them or n Because I have a special place in my heart for literary collages, I was excited to discover this title Although there is a lot of food for thought in this collage of quotations, ideas, stories, questions, and speculations, I was somewhat disappointed Most important, I found the book too long edited down to its essentials at least a third of the book struck out it would have been twice as good.Second andpersonal, I found the memoiristic sections whether there is any truth in them or not, I didn t care wearing and of limited interest, even in terms of the rest of the book.Third, after watching Hitchock s Vertigo again, after many years, I didn t find it worthy of a collage like this The film disappointed me as much as the book


  3. Peter Landau Peter Landau says:

    This is just the book I needed to read, a book that s made up of other books and even a movie The story progresses seemingly by chance, quoting the writer s library with either the deliberation of literary critique or the randomness of a reader s nightstand, all launched by an interest in Alfred Hitchcock s VERTIGO I ve never seen the movie, and I think I d like to now after reading MADELEINE E and following Gabriel Blackwell down the rabbit hole of his imagination, but it s not required The This is just the book I needed to read, a book that s made up of other books and even a movie The story progresses seemingly by chance, quoting the writer s library with either the deliberation of literary critique or the randomness of a reader s nightstand, all launched by an interest in Alfred Hitchcock s VERTIGO I ve never seen the movie, and I think I d like to now after reading MADELEINE E and following Gabriel Blackwell down the rabbit hole of his imagination, but it s not required The best books, I find, are those that use an idea or an object or something as a springboard from which to fly off the handle Boy, does Blackwell What begins as an exploration of the riddle of a Hitchcock suspense, dives into doubles, doppelg ngers and identify, before sinking into a fractured fictional narrative about love and betrayal and the ruinations of the mind when it s left alone to think about black holes like VERTIGO What a great hodgepodge


  4. Greg Gerke Greg Gerke says:

    When someone met me in person, they came to know me when someone heard a story about me, I became a fiction 51 The quintessential line of a commonplace, yet unorthodox novel You don t need to see Vertigo to know this is a passionately questioning novel a buttery gambit towards a greater ununderstanding of our place in the world.


  5. Andy Andy says:

    Some truly brilliant insights into the film and an impressive range of echoes and lines of flight prompted by Hitchocock s film into literature, philosophy, and sparks At times this felt to me like it oozed into a self indulgence I found off putting and would take a break or skip a section.


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Madeleine E.[PDF / Epub] ★ Madeleine E. By Gabriel Blackwell – Thomashillier.co.uk A commonplace book, arranging works of criticism looking at Alfred Hitchcock s Vertigo with fragments of memoir fiction Presented first as random notes on watching Hitchcock, the fragments soon take u A commonplace book, arranging works of criticism looking at Alfred Hitchcock s Vertigo with fragments of memoir fiction Presented first as random notes on watching Hitchcock, the fragments soon take up multiple narratives and threads and, like a classic Hitchcock movie, present competing realities Fragments from a dizzying list of authors, from Truffaut to Philip K Dick and Geoff Dyer to Bruno Schultz, are meticulously arranged in a fascinating, multilayered reading experience.


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