Botchan, Natsume Soseki’nin okuduğum ilk kitabı. Japon erkekleri ve hayatlarına dair birçok gerçeği okurken de yine hayran kalıyor insan. 2. Author: Natsume, Soseki (). Title: Botchan (Master Darling). Date: Contributor(s): Morri, Yasotaro (?) [Translator]. Size: His reputation was made with two very successful comic novels, Wagahai-wa neko de aru (–06; I Am a Cat) and Botchan (; Botchan.

Author: Mitaxe Dubar
Country: Iceland
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Finance
Published (Last): 24 September 2006
Pages: 435
PDF File Size: 5.50 Mb
ePub File Size: 9.82 Mb
ISBN: 828-8-98125-998-7
Downloads: 81580
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tojagore

Grass on the Wayside.

Botchan – Wikipedia

Natdume how I found Matt Treyvaud’s translation, which was free at the time – he’d translated it in a month NaNoWriMo style, but instead of writing a novel, he translated onewhile mostly drunk. Empat bintang untuk kerjamu, Kawan!

His mother died when he was young, and his father died some years after that, leaving Botchan the minimal six hundred yen inheritance. Seperti sudah kutulis di atas, semula aku mengira btochan ini buku cerita kanak-kanak atau setidaknya tokoh ceritanya adalah anak-anak.

Nov 18, Michael Finocchiaro rated it it was amazing Shelves: Botchan wanders into a career as a teacher in a provincial school and comes face to face with treachery, hypocrisy and the complexities of This translation has such an engaging voice – in-your-face, unapologetic, a little given to posturing but largely honest and down-to-earth.

This translation has such an engaging voice – in-your-face, unapologetic, a little given to posturing but largely honest and down-to-earth. View all 12 comments. He subsequently angers his immediate supervisor, the principal of the school, and several of his fellow teachers, who conspire against him and his supervisor.

  B141EW03 V.3 PDF

The schools might as well just go ahead and teach you how to tell lies, how to mistrust everybody, and how to take advantage of sosek.

No, that’s not right. Learn More in these related Britannica articles: This Xist Classics edition has been professionally formatted for e-readers with a linked table of contents. The main character, first of all, is a very Dennis-the-Menace-y type of fellow. He likes to eat During this time, he maintains a close relationship se Kiyo through letters.

This was a somewhat strange deviation from a lot of the Japanese Lit I’ve read.

Botchan by Sōseki Natsume

I have this friend named Zach who I call Buster all the time because he is clumsy to an absurd extent. Now we only await the Korean version from Torgodevil.

With his usual eloquence, Red Shirt points out that they have no direct proof of any wrongdoing. This article possibly contains original research. Aku senang dengan buku yang memakai tokoh atau sudut pandang anak-anak.

Kiyo, the family’s elderly maidservant, is the only one who finds anything redeeming in Botchan’s character. It was difficult sitting in class looking at this notorious black eye at the front of the room and not laughing over the source of that injury. He finds his match, however, with his co-teachers in the school.

The narrator is also interesting in that he is from Tokyo and looks nataume upon the small town as provincial and unsophisticated.

Of course, he is an awkward, stuttery public speaker and cannot properly defend himself everand so the joke continues to pile on him, incident after incident, as he becomes increasingly insolent and ostracized in this small, humble town which is so far removed from his background of big-city-livin’. Botchan sendiri, sebagai karakter utama novel ini, hampir-hampir saja menjadi antihero, karena walaupun ia tokoh protagonis, Natsume tidak menghadirkannya sebagai sosok yang sempurna, serbabaik, dan tanpa cela.


View all 5 comments.

Not a memorable first read from the author but that will not hinder me from picking up another novel of his. Although the slow paced narration made me lose patience, it was quickly recovered with peals of laughter brought by the humorous incidents played in the school.

The town he ends up in, though, is anything but nice.

Natsume Sōseki

Botchan soswki finds her affection onerous, but over time he grows to appreciate her natsuume, and she eventually becomes his mother figure and moral role model. Soon, he doesn’t know whether to trust the effeminate, Westernized Redshirt, who gives him all sorts of sage and vague advice about life, or the direct and apparently two-faced Porcupine, who seems honest, but might not be.

This is an early work by Natsume Soseki and I am very curious to read his later, more mature work. Holden is more against society in general, whereas Botchan has a moral code to which he feels he needs to adhere.