Caos calmo may refer to: Caos calmo (novel) [it], a novel by Sandro Veronesi · Quiet Chaos (film), a Italian film based on the novel. Quiet Chaos (Italian: Caos calmo) is a Italian drama film based on the novel of the same name by Sandro Veronesi. Notable works, La forza del passato, Caos calmo. Website. veronesi. it. Sandro Veronesi, born in Florence, Tuscany in , is an Italian novelist, essayist, and.

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Quiet Chaos is an unprecedented portrayal of a life set adrift by death.

By reading this book, these ambiguous feelings I have attraction and repulsion came back to me although also Veronesi conveys a critical look on his culture.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign verknesi. Pietro Paladini and his brother Carlo, a fashion designer, rescue two women from drowning. Each morning, the main character — who has recently become a widower — drives his daughter to school and then waits for her on the little square in front of the building.

Compresa la “famosa” scena di xaos, che tanto ha fatto parlare. De zus van zijn overleden vrouw brengt zijn zelfvertrouwen aan het wankelen. La scrittura prolissa e a tratti volutamente oscena a che fine poi? Un’imprecisione mi ha dato fastidio: Veronesi is een meester in het vertellen. Recipients of the Viareggio Prize. This one is deeply alienated and yet very involved in a special, often contradictory way.

After the death of his wife, Pietro Paladini decides to spend his days next xalmo the school of his daughter Claudia. Gedurende een aantal dagen kruipen we in het hoofd van ik-verteller Pietro die de tijd en de wereld voorbij laat razen om in de buurt te kunnen blijven van wat hem het meest dierbaar is.


Caos calmo by Sandro Veronesi (2 star ratings)

Oct 23, Angeligna rated it it was ok. Dit verhaal gaat over alles en niets, over de grote en kleine dingen die gebeuren in een leven, in een dag, in een stad. Someone here was annoyed because it ‘confirmed everything he thought about Italians’. To wait for the heavy fist of grief to strike. After a time, it was simply wearing. Merel Meersman rated it it was ok Aug 13, What has followed since includes five novels, three books of essays, one theatrical piece, numerous introductions to novels and collections of essays, interviews, screenplayand television programs.

But teh observations were always sharp, revealing and recognizable calm the same time. Preview — Caos calmo by Sandro Veronesi. Published April 12th by Ecco first published September 21st In addition to the above, he has also written sahdro introductions of various sorts for numerous books that range from novels to collections of essays on many topics, including soccer and rock music.

Luckily I hadn’t read the backflap of the book and so I was in awe, right from the veromesi. For while he and sanxro brother struggle to save two drowning swimmers, a tragedy is unfolding On the shores of the Mediterranean, exhausted from an afternoon of surfing, Pietro Paladini is shaken out of his stupor by a distant noise.

In un mondo dove prevale ssndro l’aspetto economico, finalmente un libro che si merita veramente il successo ottenuto, e che vale la pena di essere letto, e riletto. A widower, for all intents and purposes, he’s left to care for his ten-year-old daughter. Tive alguma dificuldade em avaliar este livro. Archived copy as title Use dmy dates from May Articles containing Italian-language text All stub articles.

Pietro, a true iconoclast, has to find his own way. Maar ik heb mijn verstand niet verloren, en mijn antwoorden op hun vragen, en de waarheid die ik hen vertel, tonen dat aan.


In sintesi l’ho trovato un bel libro, ben scritto e scorrevole. I have a feeling this is one of those books that I’ll come to appreciate later on and may even bump up the star rating.

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Caos calmo

To ask other readers questions about Caos calmoplease sign up. May 31, Fortunata rated it it was amazing. Subsequently, Pietro’s family and colleagues start showing up, and they show themselves to be very open-hearted. Fastidiosamente moralista ma facendo finta di no.

Dat neemt niet weg dat Pietro oog heeft voor lieflijke details. Veronesi handsomely depicts the “little life”, the messy, yes, chaotic way of living of most people, xaos who are capable of great, exalted clmo, and at the same time cherish backward thoughts and do vile things; in this book we see how Pietro gradually seems to cope with this, also in his own life. Oh and the last chapters are so good that they almost make up for the rest of the book.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Het boek is een ode aan de vertelling: Kalme Chaos is een roman met een – hoe gek het ook klinkt – eenvoudige complexiteit.