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    Harold Bloom described Pessoa as a fantastic invention who surpasses any creation by Borges With a passion that would embarrass even Kierkegaard Pessoa took his pseudonyms seriously he called them heteronyms inventing not only names but biographies and books of poetry written by his inventions During his life he published only a fraction of the poetry and prose penned by his multiple personalities stashing most of it in a trunk discovered after his death Sometimes it's unclear who was supposed to have written what Daimonic possession is hard on executorsIn this short study Zbigniew Kotowicz provides some insight into the madness – separating the poet from the poets He's particularly helpful with Bernardo Soares – author of The Book of Disuiet by far my favorite among Pessoa's remains Pessoa called it the saddest book in Portugal Kotowicz says it's one of the most moving literary testimonies of a tortured twentieth century soul For me it is pure dark comedy and I can't help but believe it was for Pessoa too Ennui has never been so exalted; self torture never so elouent That had to feel good


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Fernando Pessoa: Voices of a Nomadic Soul ❮Epub❯ ➤ Fernando Pessoa: Voices of a Nomadic Soul ➣ Author Zbigniew Kotowicz – Thomashillier.co.uk This a revised edition of Zbigniew Kotowicz's pioneering essay on the work of Pessoa who is finally being recognised as one of the great European writers and one of the great modernist poets of the 20 This a revised Voices of PDF/EPUB ¼ edition of Zbigniew Kotowicz's pioneering essay on the work of Pessoa who is finally being recognised as one of the great European writers and one of the great modernist poets of the th Century Published in a uniform format with the rest of the Shearsman books Pessoa Edition.

  • Paperback
  • 112 pages
  • Fernando Pessoa: Voices of a Nomadic Soul
  • Zbigniew Kotowicz
  • English
  • 14 March 2014
  • 9781905700318