HA!: A Self-Murder Mystery

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McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP, 7 ott 2003 - 864 pagine
A "documentary fiction" - a category which includes In Cold Blood and The Executioner's Song - HA! is a seminal work that reinvents the audio-visual revolution of the last century. Interweaving photographs, documents, and images with testimony from Aquin's friends and contemporaries, Aquin himself, and the writers and artists who influenced him, this intriguing novel takes the reader on a Joycean tour of a metropolis in the midst of political and cultural turmoil.
 

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I think a person would enjoy this book for its form and amazing style of writing based on elements from Dante, even if you did not care about Hubert Aquin. Of course, that is unlikely, because Hubert ... Leggi recensione completa

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22 AT THE DOOR OF DEATH
23 OBOMRESHADOWCAST
VIIi
24 MONDAY MARCH 14 1977
25 FAREWELL LETTERS
26 THE LAST NIGHT
27 THE FIRST MARRIAGE
VIIii

GENESIS
4 PRELIMINARY INQUIRIES
II
FIRST PHASE
6 NEIGE NOIRE BLACK SNOW
7 CARLETON UNIVERSITY
III
8 LA PRESSE
PERSPECTIVES
IV
10 LE JOUR
11 HUBERT AQUIN AND QUÉBEC
12 HUBERT AQUIN AND CANADA
13 HUBERT AQUIN AND THE WORLD
PAUSEBREAK 1
14 SUICIDAL CLUES
V
15 A GREAT FATIGUE
16 FAREWELL VISITS
17 99 CENTS AND THE LATE ROMAN EMPIRE
18 THE TRIP TO HOME
19 THE RETURN TO MONTRÉAL
VI
20
21 LAST CONTACTS
28 TUESDAY MORNING MARCH 15 1977
29 MOTHER
30 DEATH WATCH
VIIiii
31 A WAKE
PAUSEBREAK 2
VIIIx
EPILEPSY
33 WEDNESDAY MARCH 16 1977
IXi ii iii iv
THE STORY OF MM
35 CREMATION
36 MMS STORY
37 REQUIEM MASS
38 AY AND THE TRUTH ABOUT MM
39 ASHES
40 QUICKSAND
HOME
41 THE BEYOND
CODAWRAP UP
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Sheppard is a writer, photographer, and award-winning filmmaker.

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