1 edition of Forest dark found in the catalog.
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Jules Epstein, a man whose drive, avidity, and outsized personality have, for sixty-eight years, been a force to be reckoned with, is undergoing a metamorphosis. In the wake of his parents" deaths, his divorce from his wife of more than thirty years, and his retirement from the New York legal firm where he was a partner, he"s felt an irresistible need to give away his possessions, alarming his children and perplexing the executor of his estate. With the last of his wealth, he travels to Israel, with a nebulous plan to do something to honor his parents. In Tel Aviv, he is sidetracked by a charismatic American rabbi planning a reunion for the descendants of King David who insists that Epstein is part of that storied dynastic line. He also meets the rabbi"s beautiful daughter who convinces Epstein to become involved in her own project, a film about the life of David being shot in the desert, with life-changing consequences.
|Contributions||Zackman, Gabra, narrator|
|LC Classifications||PS3611.R38 F67 2017ab|
|The Physical Object|
|Format||[sound recording] :|
|Pagination||7 audio discs (8 hr., 12 min.)|
|Number of Pages||12|
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Bursting with life and humor, Forest Dark is a mesmerizing novel of transformation and self-realization—of looking beyond all that is visible toward the infinite. About the Author Nicole Krauss is the author of the novels Forest Dark, Great House, The History of Love, and Man Walks Into a Room/5().
Forest Dark by Nicole Krauss review – a brilliant achievement Moving from New York to Tel Aviv, Krauss’s first novel in seven years is a fascinating meditation on fiction itself Emily St John. Epstein’s initial speechlessness is a lens through which one might think about the book as a whole.
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Jules Epstein, a wealthy, elderly Manhattanite, returns to his birth city of Tel Aviv on a mysterious mission—and vanishes without a trace. In a parallel storyline. FOREST DARK. by Nicole Krauss. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON an unnamed young novelist has come to the Tel Aviv Hilton hoping to kick-start her next book and escape her crumbling marriage.
There, she’s contacted by a man soliciting her help on a film based on an unpublished Kafka play and who also has some hard-to-believe news to deliver about Author: Nicole Krauss.
The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Krauss, Nicole. Forest Dark. HarperCollins, The novel begins in Israel, where year-old Jules Epstein's children have gathered after their father's inexplicable disappearance.
About Forest Dark. From the bestselling, twice Orange Prize-shortlisted, National Book Award-nominated author comes a vibrant tale of transformation: of a man in his later years and a woman novelist, each drawn to the Levant on a journey of self-discovery Jules Epstein has vanished from the world.
He leaves no trace but a rundown flat patrolled by a solitary cockroach, and a monogrammed. 'Forest Dark' by Nicole Krauss tells the story of two characters who travel to Israel with surprising results. A star book review. Book Reviews The Pleasures Of Story Get Lost In This 'Forest Dark' Septem • In Nicole Krauss' new novel, two characters move to Israel in search of fresh : Nicole Krauss.
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The Forest is often seen as a symbol of the unconscious. It's used as a metaphor for entering the unknown: In the middle of our walk of life, I found myself within a forest dark, for the straightforward pathway had been lost.
Dante, The Divine Comedy Transformation is usually part of the story. Forest Dark tells the story of two seekers: year-old Jules Epstein, who after spending his life amassing wealth and status starts to shed all his belongings and achievements, and an unnamed almost author from Brooklyn who wants to jumpstart her writing and move on from her strained relationship with her husband.
Both their paths take them /5(31). Forest Dark Overview. Nicole Krauss' literary novel Forest Dark tells the stories of two protagonists, Jules and Nicole, who make separate trips to Israel while seeking a means to change their lives.
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