Title, Confusión de sentimientos. Volume of Narrativa del Acantilado. Author, Stefan Zweig. Translated by, Joan Fontcuberta i Gel. Publisher, Acantilado. Confusion (German: Verwirrung der Gefühle), also known under the literal translation Confusion of Feelings, and as Episode in the Early Life of Privy Councillor D. is a novella by the Austrian writer Stefan Zweig. : Confusion De Los Sentimientos () by Stefan Zweig and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available .

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And, indeed, the professor is weak — though it’s not just the weakness of old er age — and, yes, loneliness is part of the heart of his problem. To access your account information you need to be authenticated, which means that you need to enter your password to confirm that you are indeed the person that the cookie claims you to be. Confusion is narrated by a professor of literature who has just celebrated his sixtieth birthday, and thirty years of teaching.

So off Roland goes, to a sleepy university town far removed from Berlin and fast women. Magellan a biography of one of the most brilliant navigators to travel in the seas.

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Even if it harbors few surprises, Confusion is very well told and quite riveting. La confusion des sentiments – France. We never store sensitive information about our customers in cookies. I would recommend to any sensitive person who likes the literature, and I have great respect and admiration for Mr. Zweig isn’t subtle about what is going on here: In childhood he found: Roland also wonders why the professor never completed his magnum opusa planned The History of the Globe Theatreand the professor tells him he no longer has the stamina for such a grand undertaking: Please refer to our privacy policy for more information on privacy at Loot.


Cookies are little nuggets of information that web servers store on your computer to make it easier for them to keep track of your browsing session. It speaks of me, but does not reveal what I am. The sad professor’s life and fate is a tad melodramatic, though Zweig’s overheated prose is appropriate for this story of just-post-adolescent feverish confusion and the more resigned confusion of an older man who hasn’t managed to come to grips with his own desires and needs.

This wonderful novel makes you to live each one of their lives, their feelings, all their frustrations and happiness become yours as the reader, and especially this novel, makes a great impact in your perception of how people in other cultures, and in another century lived and thought.

Packed off to university, he is no more enthused by what he finds there: In particular, what’s missing is what he believes to be the most significant formative experience he had, and Confusion is the “confession of feelings” zzweig he reveals it.

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We acknowledge and remind and warn you that they may, in fact, be entirely unrepresentative of the actual reviews by any other measure. Nevertheless, Roland is grateful for being exposed to the professor and his passion s.

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Erasmus with whom he closely identified, was the subject of a longer biography. The professor’s wife is a somewhat neglected figure in this triangle of personalities, which is a shame, since it would be interesting to learn more of her perspective and position. Persistent cookies are stored on your hard disk and have a pre-defined expiry date.


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When the expiry date is reached your computer deletes the cookie. As passionate as the professor is about his academic subject, he barely opens up about anything else — even as he desperately wants to “I was so much looking forward to speaking freely to you for once”, he tells Roland. The picture isn’t quite so simple, however: The visualization of the period of time the novel is written is timeless, since these life situations are in any period of time.

But I can’t work sitting still, always alone, always alone. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Nowadays, there are more tolerance for same gender relationships, but in certain circles are still a taboo. He also wrote the novellas Amok and The Royal Game Email address subscribed successfully. Roland steps back and away, removing himself from the situation: Roland becomes his amanuensis, and the project really takes off, with both fully immersed in it.

The complete review ‘s Review:. Please click the link in that email to activate your subscription. User Review – Flag as inappropriate Stefan Zweig is one of the most gifted writers you can find to read. A activation email has been sent to you.

Confusion by Stefan Zweig. Account Options Sign in. To mark the occasion, he has been presented with a Festschrift, which would appear to be: