Portrait Of A Man Unknown by Nathalie Sarraute

The novel delves into the psychological intricacies of its characters, focusing on the inner life and personal crises of a seemingly ordinary man whose identity remains elusive. Through a series of fragmented narratives and interior monologues, the book explores themes of self-awareness, the nature of personal relationships, and the struggle for authenticity in a world where social roles and expectations often obscure true identity. The narrative's experimental form challenges traditional storytelling, reflecting the complexities of human consciousness and the difficulty of truly knowing oneself or another person.

The 3976th greatest book of all time


Published
1948
Nationality
French
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
French

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