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Hashem Sbeitan rated it did not like it Oct 02, But what’s intolerable is to see one’s life being drained of meaning, to be told there’s no reason for existing. To ask other readers questions about Caligolaplease sign up. Dmytro Algasov rated it did not like it Jun 25, Without having the unreasonable ambition to save men, we still want to serve them”.

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This is why Caligula depopulates the world around him and, true to his logic, makes arrangements to arm those who will eventually kill him. He takes the word of those around him, he forces them to logic, he levels all around him by force of his refusal and by the rage of destruction which drives his passion for life. Amir rated it did not like it Sep 06, I did not enjoy this. L’edizione Bompiani presenta la stesura primitiva del Want to Read saving….


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Here is the theme of the play presented by the author himself in the U. But his journalistic activities had been chiefly a response to the demands of the time; in Camus retired caliogla political journalism and, besides writing his fiction and essays, was very active in the theatre as producer and playwright e.

To see what cammus friends thought of this book, please sign up. The play shows Caligula, Roman Emperor, torn by the death of Drusillahis sister and lover.

Francisco Martin rated it did not like it Sep 12, Ephraim Drennan rated it did not like it Oct 19, Caligula is the story of a superior suicide.

Unfaithful to man, loyal to himself, Caligula consents to die for having understood that no one can save himself all alone and famus one cannot be free in opposition to other men. In Camus’ version of events, Caligula eventually deliberately manipulates his own assassination. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Refresh and try again. Claire rated it did not like it May 20, Of semi-proletarian parents, early attached to intellectual circles of strongly revolutionary tendencies, with a deep interest in philosophy only chance prevented him from pursuing a university career in that fieldhe came to Caligolz at the age of twenty-five.


The essay Le Mythe de Sisyphe The Myth of Sisyphus, expounds Camus’s notion of the absurd and of its acceptance with “the total absence of hope, which has nothing to do with despair, a continual refusal, which must not be confused with renouncement – and a conscious dissatisfaction”.

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Leen rated it did not like it Apr 07, Marie rated it did not like it Jul 30, PaperbackTascabili Bompiani75 pages.