Onze anos depois da publicação de”Relato de um Certo Oriente”, Milton Hatoum retoma os temas do drama familiar e da casa que se desfaz. “Dois Irmãos” é a. 12 ago. Dois Irmaos de Milton Hatoum has 41 ratings and 0 reviews. Eis a historia de um narrador, que se questiona o pertencimento ao lugar do qual. THE AMAZONIAN NOVELIST Milton Hatoum’s The Brothers (Dois Irmaos) tells of the conflicts between two deeply different twin brothers in a family of Lebanese.

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Yes, this is an adaptation. The text is based on popular Brazilian novelist Milton Hatoum’s novel Brothers, and is set in Manaus, where Hatoum was born and grew up. View all 4 comments. Trivia About Dois Irmaos de Mi I didn’t much care for that. Dous rated it liked it Jan 03, Larissa rated it it was amazing Jan 27, Lists with This Book.

The mother clutching at her son, refusing to let him go, is a familiar plotline but done very well here. After concluding his studies, Hatoun returned to Manauswhere he taught French language and literature at the Universidade Federal do Amazonas. A harsh view of family conflict told in shifting pieces.

Excellent storytelling with captivating graphics. The central setting is the family’s gothic mansion in Manaus, Brazil, and there are deep secrets and patterns of behaviour that repeat cois the decades. Priscilla itmaos it it was amazing Jun 17, I’ve only read a few graphic novels that don’t have anything to do with superheroes. Jul 29, Murat G. But it’s not just your run-of-the-mill rivalry. Retrieved from ” https: Ba and Moon’s storytelling is still fantastic as is the exaggerated artwork that I witnessed for the first time in Daytripper.


Follow Blog Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by doiz. The story is intense, but felt so real.

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I recommend this graphic novel to any reader interested in great international literature in translation. Compelling story, and fantastic black-and-white comic art. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: When its Fabio and Gabriel we are talking about one does not need to say much, doie are masters at this. Dkis thought it was one of the brothers, then the other, and back and forth and so on, leading me to review what I just read many times to figure out what the heck was going on.

He lived in Madrid and Barcelona.

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I enjoyed reading this graphic novel. The atmosphere of the Brazilian city of Manaus is developed vividly. This particularly reminded me of Brazilian novela Renascer i watched it dubbed in Spanish.

Natalia rated it it was amazing Jan 01, I think there’s nothing like it anywhere else. Beatriz Rivato rated it it was amazing Sep 10, Lisandro Pessi rated it really liked it Aug 08, I also like the way it ends, sort of open.

The effects is like something out of an Isabel Allende novel or a Dostoevsky family tragedy, historical, serious, achingly real and a touch of magic brought about by the beauty of the setting and the sadness of a crumbling family. In fact, the family seem rooted in Manaus: There are few better stories in history than the rivalry between brothers.

A cidade narrada na obra, no inicio do seculo XXI, nao e a mesma que Milton Hatoum conheceu na sua infancia, quando havia uma cidade que carregava os ares da “belle epoque” com suas pracas, cafes, colegios e cinemas, lugares que cederam espaco a Zona Franca no final dos anos 50, uma epoca em que a capital do Amazonas tornou-se uma cidade industrializada, com uma populacao periferica totalmente desassistida pelo Estado, vivendo na penuria em casas improvisadas as margens dos rios e igarapes.


It has that feel to it. At times I couldn’t quite distinguish some of the characters, or follow some of the unseen off-panel action; at times I longed to know more about the political history alluded to.

The story is an atmospheric, hatpum family saga that would appeal to fans of Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Isabel Allende. A multi-generational tale about twins separated in their youth, both geographically and emotionally, Two Brother’s had me captivated, entertained and moved throughout. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

I love the attention to how the story is narrated, from the perspective of the caretaker Dominga’s son. English translations hwtoum Guilherme Gontijo Flores’ Troiades project robpacker. Bruna Caram rated it it was amazing Oct 12, Between the publishing of the first and second books, he jrmaos several short stories in newspapers and magazines in Brazil and abroad. I am not sure where else this type of story could be told and be so believable. Retrieved April 6,