Anais Nin House of Incest: Prose Poetry

ISBN 13: 9780804001489

House of Incest: Prose Poetry

3,79 valoración promedio
( 1.970 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780804001489: House of Incest: Prose Poetry
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 

Book by Nin Anais

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Críticas:

"House of Incest is a strange and challenging work that demands the full attention of the reader. It is not so much a story of people (although it certainly is that) as it is a visit into the hellish nightmare of the narrator's experience from which she emerges satisfactorily. But, however one approaches the work, House of Incest is Nin's best work of fiction and one that contains most of her basic themes, images and patterns that she would use in her later work." - Benjamin Franklin and Duane Schneider

Reseña del editor:

"The genesis of House of Incest was in the dream. The keeping of dreams was an important part of that exploration of the unconscious. But I discovered dreams in themselves, isolated, were not always interesting. Very few of them had the complete imagery and tension to arouse others' interest. They were fragmented. The surrealists delighted in the image themselves. This was satisfying to the painters and to the film-makers. But to the novelist concerned with human character dramas, they seemed ephemeral and vaporous. They had to be connected with life. It was psychoanalysis which revealed to me the constant interaction of dream and action. It was a phrase of Jung's which inspired me to write House of Incest. He said: "Proceed from the dream outward." In other words, it was essentially a matter of precedence. To capture the drama of the unconscious, one had to start with the key, and the key was the dream. But the novelist's task was to pursue this dream, to unravel its meaning; the goal was to reach the relation of dream to life; the suspense was in finding this which led to a deeper significance of our acts. "Meanwhile a batch of dreams kept for a year served as a takeoff for House of Incest. They supplied the atmosphere, its climate and texture. At the same time I discovered that the dream had to be expanded, recreated, could not be told literally for then it became as flat and one-dimensional as representational realism. One had to find a language for it, a way of describing atmosphere, the colors and textures in which it moved. [...]" "The dream taught me not only the delight of sensory images, but the fact, far more vital, that they led directly into this realm of the unconscious which Joyce, Virginia Woolf, and Proust attained in various ways-Joyce by free association, with words, play on words, Proust by trusting the free associative process of memory and staying lingeringly in the realm between sleep and waking which resembles the waking dream, Virginia Woolf by accepting the vision of the poet as reality. House of Incest was, like a poem, visionary symbolic dream sequences which were woven together." -Anais Nin, "The Novel of the Future," (Athens: Ohio University Press, 1986), 118-119 Originally published in 1936, House of Incest is Anais Nin's first work of fiction. The novel is a surrealistic look within the narrator's subconscious mind as she attempts to escape from a dream in which she is trapped, or in Nin's words, as she attempts to escape from "the woman's season in hell." In the documentary Anais Observed, Nin says House of Incest was based on dreams she'd had for more than a year.Nin's usage of the word incest in this case is metaphorical, not literal. In this book the word incest describes a selfish love where one can appreciate in another only that which is similar to oneself. One is then only loving oneself, shunning all differences. At first, such a self-love can seem ideal because it is without fear and without risk. But eventually it becomes a sterile nightmare.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Anais Nin
Publicado por Ohio University Press, United States (1958)
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Ohio University Press, United States, 1958. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. The genesis of House of Incest was in the dream. The keeping of dreams was an important part of that exploration of the unconscious. But I discovered dreams in themselves, isolated, were not always interesting. Very few of them had the complete imagery and tension to arouse others interest. They were fragmented. The surrealists delighted in the image themselves. This was satisfying to the painters and to the film-makers. But to the novelist concerned with human character dramas, they seemed ephemeral and vaporous. They had to be connected with life. It was psychoanalysis which revealed to me the constant interaction of dream and action. It was a phrase of Jung s which inspired me to write House of Incest. He said: Proceed from the dream outward. In other words, it was essentially a matter of precedence. To capture the drama of the unconscious, one had to start with the key, and the key was the dream. But the novelist s task was to pursue this dream, to unravel its meaning; the goal was to reach the relation of dream to life; the suspense was in finding this which led to a deeper significance of our acts. Meanwhile a batch of dreams kept for a year served as a takeoff for House of Incest. They supplied the atmosphere, its climate and texture. At the same time I discovered that the dream had to be expanded, recreated, could not be told literally for then it became as flat and one-dimensional as representational realism. One had to find a language for it, a way of describing atmosphere, the colors and textures in which it moved. [.] The dream taught me not only the delight of sensory images, but the fact, far more vital, that they led directly into this realm of the unconscious which Joyce, Virginia Woolf, and Proust attained in various ways-Joyce by free association, with words, play on words, Proust by trusting the free associative process of memory and staying lingeringly in the realm between sleep and waking which resembles the waking dream, Virginia Woolf by accepting the vision of the poet as reality. House of Incest was, like a poem, visionary symbolic dream sequences which were woven together. -Anais Nin, The Novel of the Future, (Athens: Ohio University Press, 1986), 118-119 Originally published in 1936, House of Incest is Anais Nin s first work of fiction. The novel is a surrealistic look within the narrator s subconscious mind as she attempts to escape from a dream in which she is trapped, or in Nin s words, as she attempts to escape from the woman s season in hell. In the documentary Anais Observed, Nin says House of Incest was based on dreams she d had for more than a year.Nin s usage of the word incest in this case is metaphorical, not literal. In this book the word incest describes a selfish love where one can appreciate in another only that which is similar to oneself. One is then only loving oneself, shunning all differences. At first, such a self-love can seem ideal because it is without fear and without risk. But eventually it becomes a sterile nightmare. Nº de ref. del artículo: AAS9780804001489

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,24
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Anais Nin
Publicado por Ohio University Press, United States (1958)
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Ohio University Press, United States, 1958. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The genesis of House of Incest was in the dream. The keeping of dreams was an important part of that exploration of the unconscious. But I discovered dreams in themselves, isolated, were not always interesting. Very few of them had the complete imagery and tension to arouse others interest. They were fragmented. The surrealists delighted in the image themselves. This was satisfying to the painters and to the film-makers. But to the novelist concerned with human character dramas, they seemed ephemeral and vaporous. They had to be connected with life. It was psychoanalysis which revealed to me the constant interaction of dream and action. It was a phrase of Jung s which inspired me to write House of Incest. He said: Proceed from the dream outward. In other words, it was essentially a matter of precedence. To capture the drama of the unconscious, one had to start with the key, and the key was the dream. But the novelist s task was to pursue this dream, to unravel its meaning; the goal was to reach the relation of dream to life; the suspense was in finding this which led to a deeper significance of our acts. Meanwhile a batch of dreams kept for a year served as a takeoff for House of Incest. They supplied the atmosphere, its climate and texture. At the same time I discovered that the dream had to be expanded, recreated, could not be told literally for then it became as flat and one-dimensional as representational realism. One had to find a language for it, a way of describing atmosphere, the colors and textures in which it moved. [.] The dream taught me not only the delight of sensory images, but the fact, far more vital, that they led directly into this realm of the unconscious which Joyce, Virginia Woolf, and Proust attained in various ways-Joyce by free association, with words, play on words, Proust by trusting the free associative process of memory and staying lingeringly in the realm between sleep and waking which resembles the waking dream, Virginia Woolf by accepting the vision of the poet as reality. House of Incest was, like a poem, visionary symbolic dream sequences which were woven together. -Anais Nin, The Novel of the Future, (Athens: Ohio University Press, 1986), 118-119 Originally published in 1936, House of Incest is Anais Nin s first work of fiction. The novel is a surrealistic look within the narrator s subconscious mind as she attempts to escape from a dream in which she is trapped, or in Nin s words, as she attempts to escape from the woman s season in hell. In the documentary Anais Observed, Nin says House of Incest was based on dreams she d had for more than a year.Nin s usage of the word incest in this case is metaphorical, not literal. In this book the word incest describes a selfish love where one can appreciate in another only that which is similar to oneself. One is then only loving oneself, shunning all differences. At first, such a self-love can seem ideal because it is without fear and without risk. But eventually it becomes a sterile nightmare. Nº de ref. del artículo: BTE9780804001489

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,24
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Nin, Anais
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 1958. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: TX-9780804001489

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 5,16
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,22
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Anais Nin
Publicado por Ohio University Press, United States (1958)
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Book Depository International
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Ohio University Press, United States, 1958. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. The genesis of House of Incest was in the dream. The keeping of dreams was an important part of that exploration of the unconscious. But I discovered dreams in themselves, isolated, were not always interesting. Very few of them had the complete imagery and tension to arouse others interest. They were fragmented. The surrealists delighted in the image themselves. This was satisfying to the painters and to the film-makers. But to the novelist concerned with human character dramas, they seemed ephemeral and vaporous. They had to be connected with life. It was psychoanalysis which revealed to me the constant interaction of dream and action. It was a phrase of Jung s which inspired me to write House of Incest. He said: Proceed from the dream outward. In other words, it was essentially a matter of precedence. To capture the drama of the unconscious, one had to start with the key, and the key was the dream. But the novelist s task was to pursue this dream, to unravel its meaning; the goal was to reach the relation of dream to life; the suspense was in finding this which led to a deeper significance of our acts. Meanwhile a batch of dreams kept for a year served as a takeoff for House of Incest. They supplied the atmosphere, its climate and texture. At the same time I discovered that the dream had to be expanded, recreated, could not be told literally for then it became as flat and one-dimensional as representational realism. One had to find a language for it, a way of describing atmosphere, the colors and textures in which it moved. [.] The dream taught me not only the delight of sensory images, but the fact, far more vital, that they led directly into this realm of the unconscious which Joyce, Virginia Woolf, and Proust attained in various ways-Joyce by free association, with words, play on words, Proust by trusting the free associative process of memory and staying lingeringly in the realm between sleep and waking which resembles the waking dream, Virginia Woolf by accepting the vision of the poet as reality. House of Incest was, like a poem, visionary symbolic dream sequences which were woven together. -Anais Nin, The Novel of the Future, (Athens: Ohio University Press, 1986), 118-119 Originally published in 1936, House of Incest is Anais Nin s first work of fiction. The novel is a surrealistic look within the narrator s subconscious mind as she attempts to escape from a dream in which she is trapped, or in Nin s words, as she attempts to escape from the woman s season in hell. In the documentary Anais Observed, Nin says House of Incest was based on dreams she d had for more than a year.Nin s usage of the word incest in this case is metaphorical, not literal. In this book the word incest describes a selfish love where one can appreciate in another only that which is similar to oneself. One is then only loving oneself, shunning all differences. At first, such a self-love can seem ideal because it is without fear and without risk. But eventually it becomes a sterile nightmare. Nº de ref. del artículo: AAS9780804001489

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,46
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Nin, Anaïs
Publicado por Swallow Press (2018)
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Swallow Press, 2018. Paperback. Condición: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Nº de ref. del artículo: 0804001480

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,76
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,60
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Nin, Anais
Publicado por Swallow Press 1/1/1958 (1958)
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Paperback or Softback Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Swallow Press 1/1/1958, 1958. Paperback or Softback. Condición: New. House of Incest. Book. Nº de ref. del artículo: BBS-9780804001489

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,11
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Nin, Anais
Publicado por Ohio Univ Pr 1958/06/01 (1958)
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 5
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Ohio Univ Pr 1958/06/01, 1958. Condición: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatched within 2 working days from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. del artículo: NU-BNT-00300120

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,52
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,51
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Anais Nin
Publicado por Swallow Press Inc (1958)
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Swallow Press Inc, 1958. Condición: New. Nº de ref. del artículo: TH9780804001489

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,12
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,99
De Alemania a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Anais Nin
Publicado por University of Chicago press
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción University of Chicago press. Condición: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. del artículo: 0804001480

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,23
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,90
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Anais Nin
Publicado por Swallow Press
ISBN 10: 0804001480 ISBN 13: 9780804001489
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
BuySomeBooks
(Las Vegas, NV, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Swallow Press. Paperback. Condición: New. 72 pages. The genesis of House of Incest was in the dream. The keeping of dreams was an important part of that exploration of the unconscious. But I discovered dreams in themselves, isolated, were not always interesting. Very few of them had the complete imagery and tension to arouse others interest. They were fragmented. The surrealists delighted in the image themselves. This was satisfying to the painters and to the film-makers. But to the novelist concerned with human character dramas, they seemed ephemeral and vaporous. They had to be connected with life. It was psychoanalysis which revealed to me the constant interaction of dream and action. It was a phrase of Jungs which inspired me to write House of Incest. He said: Proceed from the dream outward. In other words, it was essentially a matter of precedence. To capture the drama of the unconscious, one had to start with the key, and the key was the dream. But the novelists task was to pursue this dream, to unravel its meaning; the goal was to reach the relation of dream to life; the suspense was in finding this which led to a deeper significance of our acts. Meanwhile a batch of dreams kept for a year served as a takeoff for House of Incest. They supplied the atmosphere, its climate and texture. At the same time I discovered that the dream had to be expanded, recreated, could not be told literally for then it became as flat and one-dimensional as representational realism. One had to find a language for it, a way of describing atmosphere, the colors and textures in which it moved. The dream taught me not only the delight of sensory images, but the fact, far more vital, that they led directly into this realm of the unconscious which Joyce, Virginia Woolf, and Proust attained in various waysJoyce by free association, with words, play on words, Proust by trusting the free associative process of memory and staying lingeringly in the realm between sleep and waking which resembles the waking dream, Virginia Woolf by accepting the vision of the poet as reality. House of Incest was, like a poem, visionary symbolic dream sequences which were woven together. Anas Nin, The Novel of the Future, (Athens: Ohio University Press, 1986), 118119Originally published in 1936, House of Incest is Anais Nins first work of fiction. The novel is a surrealistic look within the narrators subconscious mind as she attempts to escape from a dream in which she is trapped, or in Nins words, as she attempts to escape from the womans season in hell. In the documentary Anais Observed, Nin says House of Incest was based on dreams shed had for more than a year. Nins usage of the word incest in this case is metaphorical, not literal. In this book the word incest describes a selfish love where one can appreciate in another only that which is similar to oneself. One is then only loving oneself, shunning all differences. At first, such a self-love can seem ideal because it is without fear and without risk. But eventually it becomes a sterile nightmare. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Nº de ref. del artículo: 9780804001489

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,26
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda