Category: Books

The discussion of books within the surreal genre and other similar genres.

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Why Were Kafka’s Books Left Unfinished?

Franz Kafka’s work is highly regarded for its unique and captivating style, but most of his books remain unfinished. Kafka was a master of the genre of novels, but his stories often lack a concrete ending. This lack of closure has perplexed readers for many years and has led to a great deal of speculation as to why Kafka left his stories unfinished.

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Exploring the Surreal Landscapes of Borges’ Literature

Many authors have created surreal worlds for their readers to explore, but few compare to the ability of Borges to capture and captivate his readers. His work has been praised by both literary and philosophical circles alike, and his unique style of writing has influenced many other works in literature. In this blog post, we will take a deeper look into the surreal landscapes of Borges’ literature. From metaphysical landscapes to fantastical creatures, we will explore the depths of his imagination and how it has shaped our own understanding of the world around us.

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Pedro Páramo – Surreal or Schizophrenia?

The protagonist, Juan Preciado, embarks on a journey to Comala to meet his father, Pedro Páramo, and learns that the town is inhabited by ghostly figures and a fragmented sense of time. The fragmented narrative, shifting perspectives, and shifting realities in the book parallel the fragmented thoughts and distorted perceptions experienced by individuals with schizophrenia.

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