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Nothing important ever dies.

Romain Gary

Nothing important ever dies.

by Romain Gary

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Published by Cresset P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous translation published as "Forest of anger." 1944.

The Physical Object
Pagination231p.,19cm
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19280211M

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Nguyen’s distinctive voice blends ideas with family history in a way that is original, unique, exciting. A vitally important book.”―Maxine Hong Kingston, author of To Be a PoetReviews:   NOTHING EVER DIES VIETNAM AND THE MEMORY OF WAR. “Reminding ourselves that being human also means being inhuman is important simply because it is so easy to forget our inhumanity or to displace it onto other humans.” The author also explores the “memory industries,” such as Hollywood movies that cater to “young men’s erotic.

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Gary, Romain. Nothing important ever dies. London: Cresset Press, © (OCoLC) Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War by Viet Thanh Nguyen uses the Vietnam War as a model to critique the ways in which wars are remembered and offer an alternative ethical model.

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From the author of the bestselling novel The Sympathizer comes a searching exploration of a conflict that lives on in the collective memory of both the Americans and the Vietnamese. From a kaleidoscope of cultural forms―novels, memoirs, cemeteries, monuments, films, photography, museum exhibits, video games, souvenirs, and more―Nothing Ever Dies brings a comprehensive vision of the war into sharp focus.

At stake are ethical questions about how the war should be remembered by participants that include not only Americans.There are cemeteries that are lonely, graves full of bones that do not make a sound, the heart moving through a tunnel, in it darkness, darkness, darkness, like a shipwreck we die going into ourselves, as though we were drowning inside our hearts, as though we lived falling out of the skin into the.This detailed study guide includes chapter summaries and analysis, important themes, significant quotes, and more - everything you need to ace your essay or test on Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War!