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[PDF/EPUB] The Cat and Shakespeare BY Raja Rao



10 thoughts on “The Cat and Shakespeare

  1. says:

    15 starsWhat the bleep was that? Is there such a thing as “philosophical fiction”? That may have been this I don’t think there was any kind of plot From what I could gather there as a man with a wife and a mistress one I’m not sure which was “woman” not “a woman” just “woman” He has a daughter “child” not “a child” just “child” He works A boy child got sick a cat appeared somewhere along the way

  2. says:

    Metaphysics galore Also low key humorous People don't lie when they say that this book reads like a song; it indeed does In an all uite unlike anything I've read before

  3. says:

    If you're into metaphysics then this is your heaven The central point isThe student Rama the MC has ambitions desires But lets them be Then com

  4. says:

    I'll be honest I think this book was a lot of metaphysical wank I enjoyed the last 10 but the first 150 pages were hard to swallowIn the Penguin Modern Classics edition the introduction for this was about 40 pages which was a fair chunk of the

  5. says:

    There seem to be no boundaries in and to his writing Normal acts and philosophy keep merging into each other to make you home to the dreamy stat

  6. says:

    A philosophical inuiry into life that defies the time it's been set in What could be different in the novel from the conversations of today is the absolute authority with which caste and gender pervades all discussions of t

  7. says:

    There’s a whimsical sing song feel to this book I enjoyed the odd humour and upbeat storytelling I wouldn’t say ‘go get this book right away’ But if you want to explore different writing styles this would be a good suggestion

  8. says:

    plain stories through talks about random thoughts existenceobjects their properties space conceptual analysis blah blah blah

  9. says:

    Probably I was too stupid to get the hidden meaning but I didn't understand the book at all It had little for me apart from the mellow description of pre independence Trivandrum

  10. says:

    One of those books which make you go like ‘???’ but also ‘why am I thinking so much’

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free download ☆ eBook or Kindle ePUB æ Raja Rao

The Cat and Shakespeare is a gentle almost teasing fable of two friends Govindan Nair is an astute down to earth philosopher and clerk who tackles the. If you re into metaphysics then this is your heaven The central point isThe student Rama the MC has ambitions desires But lets them be Then comes the Guru Govinda who guides the latent to fruition and half completion the house is finally built of two storeys instead of three Why The student knows naught the reality of the world But the Guru knows Is cat unreality and Shakespeare reality Then is ambition unreality that needs to become reality Then does that mean that unreality comes before reality thus there is no unreality Because unreality is simply a part of reality It is fun to go on such musings But what the novel is to me is language Nowhere will you find such elevating poetry Prose and poetry are not separate but are one ha It is pure sensual pleasure reading this novel Wit also plays its part gathering a few laughs Want a sensory experience of a South Indian town village with a metaphysical twist Then you must read

summary The Cat and Shakespeare

The Cat and Shakespeare

I Nair's friend neighbour and narrator of the story This evocative novel brings alive the raw texture of life in Trivandrum and delights in its humour. plain stories through talks about random thoughts existenceobjects their properties space conceptual analysis blah blah blah Thesaurus of the Senses raw texture of life in Trivandrum and delights in its humour. plain stories through talks about The Coquette and the Boarding School random thoughts existenceobjects their properties space conceptual analysis blah blah blah

free download ☆ eBook or Kindle ePUB æ Raja Rao

Problems of routine living with extraordinary common sense and gusto and whose refreshing and unorthodox conclusions continually panic Ramakrishna Pa. I ll be honest I think this book was a lot of metaphysical wank I enjoyed the last 10 but the first 150 pages were hard to swallowIn the Penguin Modern Classics edition the introduction for this was about 40 pages which was a fair chunk of the book I skip the introduction in most fiction that I read but I found that it was necessary after getting through half the book not that it helpedWhile the intro gave some context on the difference between Western writing and the Indian mind the bit about the book was only discussed within 5 pages It also told that I would need to know the author back to front so that I don t misread the bookPersonally I don t feel obliged I took another day just to read up on the philosophy behind the book and Raja Rao s writings just in case I can find something to salvage from the book I didn t and I still find that this thing is a lot of wank