Publicada por aclamación pública en Argentina, El anatomista de Federico Andahazi lleva a los lectores a Venecia en el siglo XVI. Pues este es. And only now Federico Andahazi dares to reveal the major mystery. Como en Las Piadosas, El Anatomista (que fue antes) es una novela con descripciones. anatomista [la historia del descubrimiento que pudo revolucionar el amor]. User Review – Not Available – Book Verdict. Mateo Colon, an anatomist of the.
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There were several scenes in this book that will offend, titillate, and make you either laugh or want to throw up. In the renaissance, a science dude discovers the clitoris. Colombo’s discovery led to him being tried for heresy with his life on the line.
Just as America wasn’t “discovered” until Colombus anatomiwta the Vikings never got there, and hey, the Native Americans actually living there wouldn’t have wnatomista it out either. View all 9 comments. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
A Million More Pages: It’s been a few years since I read this, so my memory may be shaky. He managed to argue his way out of the death sentence, helped on by a letter from a dying Pope wanting his services, but it was agreed that he could never publish his findings.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Then follows the line up of deluded witnesses who reckon they’ve seen him dancing with demons and what have you.
It is in part a love story, in part an exploration of sexual repression and religious intolerance of science, in part a comic aandahazi at how men have historically been mystified by the female body and, andahqzi that matter, by women.
Eh, not a bad read. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Colombo and others, including the narrating voice talk about this like it’s a simple button to controlling a woman, and actually just proves that she has no soul and is just body because her orgasm can’t create life, whereas a man’s can.
Bola de anatonista empantanada: Apr 09, Daphne rated it it was amazing Shelves: He used to escape from school, that reflected the oppressive military dictatorship ruler, to meet with friends in bookstores and bars on Corrientes Avenue, emblematic place of Buenos Aires culture. You expect that from the times and the characters. Lo novedoso es el tema y la forma en que el autor nos lo presenta.
It’s quite sexist but the setting was centuries ago so that’s a bit understandable. Because that’s all women are, apparently: Hardcoverpages.
This isn’t my idea of sensual. When the postmodern author decides to have a literary outing into the history, the result is usually not too complimentary for andahhazi historic science. El perfume feat El nombre de la rosa.
The Anatomist by Federico Andahazi
I’m certainly thankful I wasn’t alive during the renaissance. The linkage of clitoral stimulation to witchcraft seemed plausible to me as a 16th century viewpoint, and in any event was quite funny. He has anatomistq man breastfed from wet nurses and drinking the blood of girls under ten who are selected and murdered for this purpose.
Want to Read saving…. The root of all their maladies was the clitoris.
The translation did the job—nothing flashy; Andahazi’s Joycean riffs on the mammamatrixmostmysterious fedeerico been excised—was most effective in the philosophy andahai, which were the most “sexy” whereby “sexy” refers to a beautifully-formed but wholly-sexist argument.
Such d I’m certainly thankful I wasn’t alive during the renaissance. La trama es buena pero esperaba un final mejor. I laughed, but I’m not a generally morally upright type of person.
If you like your historical romances from the Italian Renaissance with a positive portrayal of anrahazi difficulties which women faced ie, without the whoremongering and the religioncheck out The Blind Contessa’s New Machine. Let the orgasms begin! Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I maybe should explain a bit about this book.
Sly, witty and a bit dark are andqhazi first characteristics to list of this novel set during the Inquisition. Uno de mis autores favoritos. One of the blurbs on the back cover of this claim that Andahazi’s book falls between The Alchemist and the Name of the Rose and Perfume.