Chuck Palahniuk Distills Black Humor In ‘ Pigmeo’

The writer Chuck Palahniuk, author of ' The club of lucha' , it publishes in Spain one of his last novels, ' Pigmeo'. With a crude and minimalist style, Palahniuk takes black humor until the paroxysm to diseccionar the American society. The writer Chuck Palahniuk, work author like Asphyxia, Rant and the club of the fight, publish in Spain one of his last novels of the hand of Mondadori. Translated to our language by Bald Javier, Pigmeo narrates the history of a group of adolescents, envoys to the camouflaged United States and like interchange students, who disembark in America with a fixed mission: to commit a massive attack in the richest country of the world. With a crude and minimalist style, Palahniuk takes black humor until the paroxysm to diseccionar the American society (without apparent course in the new world-wide context), drawing up, at the same time, a wild profile of the totalitarianism and its laborers, replaceable pieces in a state mechanism that devours all sample of individuality. Red-baptize like ' Pigmeo' , tiny Agent 67 will coexist with a family of welcome (' family-husped') while she prepares his mission, to detonate " device mortfero" at the precise moment. For it, that yes, the protagonist will have to control its inopportune erections.

The formation of a terrorist To length of the novel, divided in information, Pigmeo narrates its American experience putting in extracts of its formation like terrorist. Its past, mutilated by a ferocious training, &#039 is come off certain; sensibilidad' that it will end up affecting its mission. The protagonist, who res-baptize to the members of his ' family-husped' (' father-vaca' , ' mother-pollo' or ' brother-dog-puerco'), it will find new stumbling blocks for his mission in the enchantments of his ' sister-guest-gata' , unique the western one that deserves respect to him. Pigmeo will struggle, from that moment, between desire by the girl and the love by its country, always under the monitoring of its compatriots. Success of sales Been born in Portland (Oregon) in 1964, Chuck Palahniuk made debut in 1996 with the club of the fight, adapted to the cinema by David Fincher three years later. The tape, carried out by Edward Norton and Brad Pitt, became, almost right away, in a classic contemporary. Translated by Bald Javier, habitual interpreter of novels of Chuck Palahniuk, Pigmeo reached the third position of the list of sales of New York Times in his first week in the bookstores. From his debut, the writer has sold million unit with a dangerous and moved away style of more conventional best-seller. *Puedes to buy ' Pigmeo' in PopularLibros Source of the news: Chuck Palahniuk distills black humor in ' Pigmeo'