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Master Plots: Race and the Founding of an American Literature, 1787-1845 rSome thoughts about Mistler selationship with his wife he found she d cheated on after he found she d cheated on with a co founder of agency he bullied her mercilessly his son alienated his father idolized him and various and sundry There are also some highly technical phone calls to NYC that have to do with the fact that he is trying to sell his ad agency On page 167 out of a 206 page book he meets an old crush so we have sexual speculation And somewhere towards the very end it appears that the love of his life was actually his father s mistress The last pages of the book are probably intended to be highly symbolic in the sense that Mistler spends good money on a small boat that he will never use with a City Schools: Lessons from New York reference to the obol and Chiron the ferryman who ferried the dead souls to the underworld in ancient mythologyIead the whole book because I figured that sooner or later this book would make sense to me But it didn t Was the alternation between crude sexual terms and eferences to high culture intended to underline how complex Mistler is Is the purchase of expensive chandeliers for his old love intended to be
a gesture of econciliation I didn t get it There were lots of strange descriptions gesture of The Story Within reconciliation I didn t get it There were lots of strange descriptions that sleepless whisper page 175 Do whispers every sleep Do colorless green ideas sleep furiously The book also had the typographical peculiarity that there were no uotation marks or lines so that the text went from description to person A speaking to person B speaking without any. Tens ein halbes Jahr zu leben hat Mistler verschweigt seiner Familie die Lage undeist – vorgeblich für ein paar Tage – in das von ihm geliebte Ve.
FREE READ Mistler's ExitOf the classical visual aids to help the First Resorts: Pursuing Pleasure at Saratoga Springs, Newport, Coney Island reader follow what was going on Again why An attempt to be different from yourun of the mill novel Finally there is not a single sympathetic person in the book Mistler is a cold manipulative man
LINA IS READY TO SELL HERis eady to sell her for photo assignments
MISTLER S WIFE IS DESCRIBED AS BORDERLINE UNBALANCED HISs wife is described as borderline unbalanced His s mistress seemed a lovely woman but she pops up only now and then in short anecdotes Bottom line a meandering book that managed very successfully to avoid any meaningful description of a man coming to terms with his Mortality It S Not Easy It s not easy me to give a low ating to something by an able and critically Elephant Slaves and Pampered Parrots: Exotic Animals in Eighteenth-Century Paris respected novelist I had no troubleeading the book which was strong on Venice atmosphere echoes of Mann It is in the mold of Maruand and Auchincloss both of whom I The American Academic Profession: Transformation in Contemporary Higher Education read with affection yet leaves a bitter taste very unlike the work of the other twoAs you will know from othereviews the book is about a successful New York ad man in his early 60s born to wealth He has just been told he has cancer that has invaded the liver and has chosen not to try chemo What he decides to do then is not a triumph of the human spiritThere are some The Rise and Fall of the Biopsychosocial Model: Reconciling Art and Science in Psychiatry really moving pages in which he drafts a letter to his adult son a grad student in California who is not alienated from him but with whom he would like a deeperelationship The est is kind of tawdry I did not see any nobility in his end of life plans only selfishness and despair. Nedig Dort will er seinen Abschied inszenieren sich ein letztes Mal dem Leben in die Arme werfen sich mit seiner Jugendliebe in einer amour fou vergesse. .
Out of the four books I have Jewish Thought, Utopia, and Revolution read by him I like this one the least Of course this is the one that won all the awards Go figure A little dry but interestingeasyead for anyone interesting in writing Mistler s Exit is a short book about a powerful New York adman who had just learned he has terminal cancer It s beautifully written Definitely the point of view of a A Kangaroo's Life rich powerful man which is interesting to me because it s so other Enjoyable Iead this book because I had heard good things about this author but I have to say that I don t understand the point of this bookHere s the story Mistler a 60 something director of an advertising agency is told that he has liver cancer and has about 6 months to live He decides not to fight it Instead of telling his wife or son he takes off for Venice What exactly he hopes to do there is not clear but we can assume that he wanted to spend a few days in a favorite spot before his condition became
TOO UGLY WAITING FOR HIM INugly Waiting for him in hotel suite is Lina a young photographer he d met once in NYC Stalker Like She Stalker like she followed him to Venice apparently with the hope of getting some photo assignments from his ad agency Mistler and Lina start a short lived fling that is Georg Buchner: Contemporary Perspectives remarkably devoid ofomance passsion or pleasure and that has the Filosofía e inmanencia reader wondering why Mistler even bothers Inbetween some crude descriptions of sexual acts theeader is then suddenly treated to high falutin discourses on the art and history of Venice There are also. Thomas Mistler ein Mann in den frühen Sechzigern bekommt vom Arzt den schrecklichen Befund mitgeteilt Krebs Und daß er nur noch ein paar Wochen höchs. ,