Lecture notes for Nov 18

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Drive to compose the world in a language that is true to the knowledge of something called. These are all elements of a worldview, cosmology that is associated with modernity. The difference between a book like emma and little casino is that emma is situated as a representation of the world and little casino situates itself as a composition. Sorrentino manages to capture all the poignancy and heartbreak of the lost world, of looking at the world that is gone and attempting to compose it but without yielding to the sentimentality of nostalgia. Book about a moment, about the people of that moment. In order to resist nostalgia, emerge us into a world of its opposite ( a world of cruelty and violence, and self-delusion) What saves the book is the formal invention that he locates in the commentary of the capture through the realism of the snapshots.

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