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Per lui non sono molto diversi dai fascisti: Published June 15th by Serpents Atenas first published I feel admiration for him for having survived and grief for the people who were destroyed – some physically, some mentally.

There nates nothing gratuitous about either Arenas’ promiscuity or his literary descriptions of it; it’s no different than using the language of excess to describe the beastliness of a life that involves hand-to-mouth poverty and political censure. Want to Read saving…. View all 6 comments. Il tramonto di Cuba, irripetibile, specialmente all’Avana, dove il sole va a cadere come un’immensa palla nel mare, mentre tutto si trasforma in un mistero unico e breve, nel profumo del sale, della vita, del tropico.

So in Before Night Fallswe are introduced to Reinaldo Arenas who was born in a very small village in Cuba Which no longer exist with a mother who lived with her parents since his father abandoned her when she got pregnant.

Each description is original in thought and placed on paper with no insecurities resting behind his hand.


My kind of hero. There is so much sex in this book! I feel admiration for him for having survived and gri If you are looking for a nice, lbiro biography that delicately glosses over the actual suffering part lihro the writer’s experience, this book is not for you. Y me ha gustado tanto que le perdono las algo obvias exageraciones, idealizaciones que nos cuenta. In that time period, Reinaldo was a teenager who volunteered for the revolution and clearly points out how they say thousands of soldiers died when in reality this big war was more a battle of intellects using propaganda to exaggerate more than the truth.


However, this kind of oppressive regime is not new for Filipinos like me who was already a grown up and politically aware during the time of Ferdinand Marcos as our dictator president for 21 years. It makes sense that his character was so repressed in the country of which he was so attached, that he came to the US just gushing with scathing denouncements for the people who betrayed him.

Quite possibly my favorite writer at the moment.

Non potevo vivere lontano dal mare Now I have encountered a comparable memoir in ‘Before Night Falls’. Homosexuals were faced with a supremely masculine cultural more that was pressured to impress machoism and repress reknaldo aspects of feminine decor in men any country where beards are the jount are probably all about macho camraderie; is that fair to say?

Antes Que Anochezca = Before Night Falls

Presi il piatto e lo lanciai contro il muro. Besides, he went through tons of shit trying to identify himself in a country which he loved but which tried to lihro him because of what they projected as a threatening liberal attitude. Las condiciones desdichadas a las que Arenas se ve expuesto son meramente reflejos de las ataduras de una sociedad reprimida. Es un libro que nunca estuvo en mi lista de pendientes, y me alegro profundamente de haberlo incorporado casi sorpresivamente.

Arenas’ memoir is also likely to shock more than a few in its sexual explicitness another aspect Schnabel rather shied away from, which I found a tad surprising while reading the bookbut so be it.

Before Night Falls by Reinaldo Arenas

Mar 22, Jennifer Mccombs rated it it was amazing. When you read this book, you will be given a raw and realistic insight into cuban society under Fidel Castro’s regime and it will not look all that good, but something about it just makes cuban culture and cuban history very intriguing.

Aug 09, K. That said, the Introduction and the Farewell are breathtaking. In his childhood he’s having sex with all these animals a ” Arenas considers the Devil himself and the cause of all his troubles. Tutte le dittature sono caste e antivitaliafferma Arenas: Yet he seemed to juggle his hardships in a very brave and undefeated way, it’s as if he was used to live in misery and accept it as part of his existence. Nov 15, Eddie rated it really liked it.


Luckily he escaped before heading to prison and now he is anhes for his life. Videos About This Book. Ma dopo vent’anni di repressione, come avrei potuto anofhezca zitto davanti a quei crimini? He was constantly interrogated to make a confession that he was counterrevolutionary, a homosexual, and the names of his conspirators.

E adesso, all’improvviso, Luna, ti frantumi sul mio letto”. His family life was very strange because he lived with his mother, grandmother, grandfather, and countless aunts who were desperate to marry a man.

Sarebbe lo stesso se fossero uqe. My first time to read a Cuban writer and he was gay and he was too good that I did not care even a bit. I think he fucked a dog too, i can’t remember.

This voice was not extinguished, however. To leave on a quote, i like this one However, the more I read the more I become skeptical as to the factual nature of much of what is being rinaldo.

He would go to the beach one day, hid around in the bushes and then there would be a hundred men waiting to have their turn with him. He hates Miami, though settles and loves New York. Remember when memoirists actually had something to say? I am curious as to what you read that made you feel so skeptical. Afenas was painful to read at times, but I felt the weight of the importance of this story especially being there and being pummeled by Castro propaganda at all times.