The Use Of Speech by Nathalie Sarraute

"The Use of Speech" is an avant-garde exploration of the subtleties and complexities of human communication, delving into the nuances of spoken interaction. Through a series of vignettes, the narrative dissects the layers of meaning, intention, and emotion that underlie everyday conversations. The book challenges traditional narrative structure and character development, focusing instead on the intricate dance of dialogue and the unspoken undercurrents that shape our social exchanges. With a keen psychological insight, it reveals the depth and ambiguity of language, exposing the ways in which words can both connect and alienate individuals in their quest for understanding and expression.

The 6213th greatest book of all time


Published
1933
Nationality
French
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
French

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