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Corydon by André Gide Read & Download º 100 review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide Download Corydon by André Gide Oet Richard Howard In spirited dialogue with his bigoted boorish interviewer Corydon marshals evidence from naturalists historians poets and philosophers to support his contention that homosexuality pervaded the most culturally and artistically advanced civilizations from Greece in the age of Pericles to Renaissance Italy and England in the age of Shakespeare Although obscured by later critics literature and art from Homer to Titian proclaim the true nature. A period piece from a period that s way back when in modernism The Socratic argument is weak and I think unnecessary Gide takes the wrong approach here but he was a writer

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Corydon by André Gide Read & Download º 100 review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide Download Corydon by André Gide Considered by Gide to be the most important of his books this slim exuisitely crafted volume consists of four dialogues on the subject of homosexuality and its place in society Published anonymously in bits and pieces between 1911 and 1920 Corydon first appeared in a signed commercial edition in France in 1924 and in the United States in 1950 the year before Gide's death The present edition features the impeccable translation of the Pulitzer Prize winning p. The book that shaped my life to the very inch When I was reading this marvellous dialogue and thesis in defence of homosexuality I was completely mesmerised by the clarity

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Corydon by André Gide Read & Download º 100 review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide Download Corydon by André Gide Of relationships between such lovers as Achilles and Patrocles not to mention Virgil's mythical Corydon and his shepherd Alexis constructed union while the fundamental natural relation is the homosexual one My friends insist that this little book is of the kind which will do me the greatest harm Gide wrote of his Corydon In these pages contemporary readers will find a prescient and courageous treatment of a topic that has scarcely become less controversial. This is a 1905 set of conversations and maybe a novel fiction with a philosopher who goes by the name of Corydon The narrator and Corydon have a series of dialogues about


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    Download Corydon by André Gide André Gide Õ 0 Read & Download review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide The book that shaped my life to the very inch When I was reading this marvellous dialogue and thesis in defence of homosexuality I was completely mesmerised by the clarity of the arguments the variation of philosophical and scientific opinio

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    Corydon by André Gide) [Pdf/E–book] ä André Gide review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide A collection of essays which must be viewed in their historical contexts This book was ahead of its time but now reads as defensive apologetic and frankly uite boring to a modern or sympathetic reader Only by imagining how

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    Corydon by André Gide) [Pdf/E–book] ä André Gide 35 starsI was completely interested in reading the historical dialogues debates and arguments about homosexuality put for in this book by Andre Gide that he had with Corydon nearly a 100 years ago The first dialogue enjoyedThe second

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    review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide André Gide Õ 0 Read & Download Download Corydon by André Gide A period piece from a period that's way back when in modernism The Socratic argument is weak and I think unnecessary Gide takes the wrong approach here but he was a writer of his timeOf interest are his comments on Proust his explanation of wh

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    review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide Corydon by André Gide) [Pdf/E–book] ä André Gide André Gide Õ 0 Read & Download Despite his elouence I just can't bring myself to read beautiful sentences if they're in defense of pederastyIt's remarkable how be

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    Corydon by André Gide) [Pdf/E–book] ä André Gide Some of the dialogues are interesting and effective than others the first is the best and I can see why his friends encouraged him to stop while he was ahead and the overall piece is certainly outdated; still and unfortunately much of the argument made here remains relevant This is also an excellent example of the political social legal and philosophical arguments surrounding homosexuality in the early 1900s Gide makes a truly tr

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    Corydon by André Gide) [Pdf/E–book] ä André Gide This is a 1905 set of conversations and maybe a novel? fiction? with a philosopher who goes by the name of Corydon The narrator and Corydon have a series of dialogues about homosexuality In each while trying to explore the topic thoroughly Corydon takes on a different academic lens They begin by discussing the topic within a moral and philosophical framework and begin off by using Walt Whitman’s poetry as a start They

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    André Gide Õ 0 Read & Download review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide Download Corydon by André Gide A uick read a bit dated of course but interesting for the historical perspective as well as how much of it particularly the first dialogue still pertains today Here we are a hundred years after the first edition made perfectly cogent and undeniable arguments continuing to have the same debate in almost the same wordsI do want to

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    review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide Corydon by André Gide) [Pdf/E–book] ä André Gide The issue regarding my reviewing this book is that some sections as usual with my reading a french text slip by me I am glad that I read this I am glad also that I read it in French Although I have an interest in reading ga

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    review » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Õ André Gide André Gide Õ 0 Read & Download Corydon by André Gide) [Pdf/E–book] ä André Gide To be honest the specific references to writers and scientists made some portions of this read uite dry having neither the time nor wish to fully research exactly what was being talked about But generally this is filled with wise and often poignant moments in defense of homosexuality as it was considered in the early 20th century Perhaps my f

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  • Paperback
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  • Corydon by André Gide
  • André Gide
  • English
  • 06 August 2019
  • 9780252070068