France-2: "The Fall" by Albert Camus

Join waitlist?

Respond by 1:00 AM on 7/27.

0 on waitlist.

Share:

Toronto Reference Library

789 Yonge Street Toronto, Ontario M4W 2G8 Canada · Toronto, ON

How to find us

Study room ( with glass doors, next to Copy Center ) on the second floor

Location image of event venue

Details

"Jean-Baptiste Clamence, a successful Parisian barrister, has come to recognize the deep-seated hypocrisy of his existence. His epigrammatic and, above all, discomforting monologue gradually saps, then undermines, the reader's own complacency."

The book, present in all lists of best 20th century Literature, is, perhaps, the most ruthless exploration of human self-deception and anomie by Nobel Laureate Albert Camus...