In the 21st century we expect to control and conquer disease. How can we imagine the horror of The Plague? Albert Camus gave us a chilling story, set in the Algerian city of Oran. First the rats bleed … more
CharlesAshbacher reviewed The Fall.
November 08, 2008
One of the most difficult circumstances you can find yourself in is to have a semi-drunk person sit next to you and demand that you serve as their father confessor. They pour out to you all of the problems … more
Whether you are interested in a compelling story or an existential fable, the Plague is one of the most important fictional works of the century. More profound than the Stranger, because it presents the … more