In “Continuity of Parks” by Julio Cortazar blurs the lines between reality and the world of literature with vivid imagery and a shroud of uncertainty. Woah. I had to read this story 3 times before I really understood what was going on. A quick and dirty summary for those of us who have not. THE CONTINUITY OF PARKS. BY JULIO CORTÁZAR. H. E HAD BEGUN TO READ THE NOVEL. a few days before. He had. put it aside because of some.

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Continuity of Parks [Short story]

There is a connection between the two worlds. You are parrks using your Facebook account. He had been sidetracked by business matters and had not had enough time to finish the novel.

His technique is splendid and his writing is really good.

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Windows and doors are sideways, stairs lead to no where, people are sitting on what should be walls. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

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Continuity of Parks by Julio Cortázar

Email required Address never made public. In the last line the husband is revealed to be the very same man reading the novel.

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The lovers clearly had an in intimate knowledge of the estate, in fact the woman lived there, as they had every detailed accounted for xortazar was no chance for him to be detected. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

When I read a story, I embrace the main character. Cinthia rated it really liked it Oct 19, Return to Book Page.

But only if you like well written short stories. February 21, at 6: I found myself having a quick temper like Harry had in book 3 or 4 or was it 5?

Anna rated it really liked it May 19, Laura rated it really liked it Feb 26, Loved the trick ending. The man is so engrossed with his book that he does not notice his killer approaching knife in hand. The lover is planing on murdering a man is sitting in a green chair, just like what the man reading the book is sitting in. Darling rated continuihy really liked it Jul 14, Collection4 pages. Postmodern short story – Spoilers.


Continuity of Parks [Short story] by Julio Cortázar (4 star ratings)

What’s the Name o Whenever I was in between books, my mind would wander to the boy with a distinct scar. Cristina rated it really liked it Oct 20, So many things about this story are fascinating. Soldierblue rated it really liked it Oct 26, The two lovers meet in a cabin, it was not a meeting of passion, but one with devious intentions.

This page was last edited on 13 Novemberat The lovers head off into the night, taking separate paths the male lover headed for an estate. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.