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It’s an ingenious view of dystopia that uses all the tricks in the canon – including Joycean babble – to a definite purpose. Nor, as an adult, would I consider giving it to a child.
As another inmate undergoing the drug treatment that enhances intelligence, Mordecai has become obsessed with alchemy to the bewilderment of Sachetti. America has declared war on the world and its government is experimenting on conscientious objectors.
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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Someone has something insightful to say about venereal disease and philosophy of mind and his name isn’t David Cronenberg! Apr 06, Shannon Giraffe Days rated it liked it Shelves: Very csmpo and out there speculation about expanded intelligence that foreshadows work by Chiang and Egan and some of the apocalyptic verve of Xampo jr.
Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. There are only a handful of internees, and they all seem like nice enough fellows although a couple of them a clearly ill. Quotes from Camp Concentration. Now it just seems rabid, not thoma. HIs tho,as digs are spacious and I like sf books that take place in the present day, or rather, the present day of their composition. This is a thinking novel and with dialogue carrying on the weight to get across the points. There, he learns that the other prisoners are being experimented on and is asked to keep a journal of what he observes.
We get a very narrow field of vision, seeing and understanding only what Sacchetti shares with us, and because his transcripts are being openly read every day by HH and the psychiatrist, Dr Busk, he’s not even a terribly reliable narrator. The poet is sent to a secret camp where prisoners are given an experimental drug without their knowledge thoms consent, a drug that increases intelligence but in less than a year will most certainly cause death.
Ultimately the guards are more real and enduring figures than the inmates. I mention this because Camp Concentration is told in the first person as the journal of Louis Sacchetti, poet and draft The most notable thing about the dystopic view of an alternative America in Thomas Disch’s novel is the fhomas of the narrator.
I have encountered many writers who possess the twisted, wild skills of imagination germane to speculative fiction, but I have rarely seen them execute their visions with such facility.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. The last of the great chiliasts. The easiest way for me to describe the book is slog. The mechanics of his writing obscure the overall story and tend to create a slog for the reader. Un libro difficile da affrontare, sia per il tema trattato che per il tipo di scrittura. Thus the sacrifice of their lives is a contribution to a worthy cause. As Sacchetti gets to know the guinea pigs, including their apparent leader, Mordecai, he learns that Mordecai is working on an alchemical project that HH is more excited about than anyone else.
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Messiaen, who as I learned from this book was an ornithologist as well as a composer. Part of the problem for me is that this is a very old novel and it did not age particularity well. His sf novels include Camp Concentrationwith its colony of prisoners mutated into super-intelligence by the bacteria that will in due course kill them horribly, and On Wings of Song, in which many of the brightest and best have left their bodies for what may be genu Poet and cynic, Thomas M.
Sacchetti’s journal tells a horrific story, but how much can we believe when it apparently has been through the prison censors.
Nov 13, Pete Young rated it it was amazing. As other reviews have mentioned, this book is not perfect. You know the main character is infected only thomaw he writes a play he thinks is his best work and gets a dream about it, but there’s nothing in his actual writing to indicate the progress of the disease and his burgeoning intellect.
Get to Know Us. Camp Concentration Cover of first edition hardcover. Randolph Ash in Possession. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Algernon is a tragedy; CC is a black comedy, and often a rather horrifying one.
The military hopes their lab rats will come up with brilliant weapons, but they tend more toward alchemical experiments and arcane theological discussions. Camp Concentration was published in When Disch is off – it just turns into nonsense, drivel, and concenhracion rambling. Yet, I did not follow the thinking all them much.
It’s black comedy, dark comedy, and the prisoners-cum-geniuses are like Shakespearian characters. It was first published in and is set in a near future that is now decades past.
It’s written as Sacchetti’s diary, and he has an affable, cheerful voice. When Disch is off – it just turns into nonsense, drivel, a I suspect people will think I give this “only” 3 stars because I don’t like Disch’s “strong language” that he uses against the Establishment.
Canpo and neither is either flattering or spoken of well between characters. It wouldn’t surprise me. I suspect people will think I give this “only” 3 stars because Conentracion don’t like Disch’s “strong language” that he uses against the Establishment. I am, perhaps, prejudiced and maybe still concenfracion shock. So what if it eventually kills them? Logor koncentracije [ as by Tomas M. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
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