Home | Community | Message Board

Cannabis Seeds UK
Please support our sponsors.

General Interest >> Music, Art, and Media

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

PhytoExtractum Shop: Buy Bali Kratom Powder

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1

Registered: 12/16/02
Posts: 363
Loc: Here
Last seen: 16 years, 9 months
The Stanger
    #1341295 - 02/27/03 07:08 PM (18 years, 3 days ago)

Has anyone read The Stranger by Camus? when i first started reading it, i htought that it was so boring and awful, until i finished and looked back on it. It is an existentialist masterpiece. If anyone has read it, what are your thoughts? Do you agree with the premise of Existentialism?

The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with someone else when your uncool.

Post Extras: Filter  Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Registered: 09/05/02
Posts: 119
Loc: in the mountains, awaitin...
Last seen: 16 years, 1 month
Re: The Stanger [Re: AbFab]
    #1352383 - 03/05/03 12:41 PM (17 years, 11 months ago)

The STranger is an intriguing book if for no other reason than that it doesn't have a main character. Sure there's a person named Mersault that stuff happens to and who reacts to the environment, but there's nothing inside the man. I think he admits as much. I think one of the big literary questions is why did he fire the revolver 5 times when there are 6 bullets in the chamber? Lots of theories on that one. Such a good book.

(the above was deciphered from phi (~1.62) using an advanced alphanumeric conversion algorhythm and should not be perceived as meaningful.)

Post Extras: Filter  Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Re: The Stanger [Re: AbFab]
    #1356061 - 03/07/03 04:32 AM (17 years, 11 months ago)

- Post History Deleted Upon User's Request -

Post Extras: Filter  Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Midnight Toker

Registered: 09/02/01
Posts: 141
Loc: San Diego, CA
Last seen: 16 years, 9 months
Re: The Stanger [Re: AbFab]
    #1376524 - 03/14/03 05:18 PM (17 years, 11 months ago)

I felt the same way. I thought it was completely boring and pointless until I finished. Now I'm so intrigued by it I'm dreaming about it. Really showed me a thing or two about society and it's accepted norms. An interesting book to meditate on.



i like ham

Post Extras: Filter  Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

PhytoExtractum Shop: Buy Bali Kratom Powder

General Interest >> Music, Art, and Media

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* The Stranger by Albert Camus Anonymous 973 6 08/18/02 06:53 PM
by Discordja
* Philip K. Dick - Intriguing, to say the least RRRR 1,707 3 10/10/11 11:48 AM
by bryguy27007
* Poem: Stranger in the Desert Tsion 478 2 10/31/07 07:29 PM
by Sunny
* Short Story "Another Trip with Strangers" RoofusRyan 225 0 05/03/11 03:49 PM
by RoofusRyan
* Pointless Picture Thread LostMetropolis 1,004 15 06/02/03 11:13 PM
by Murex
* Wayfaring Stranger daytripper05 264 0 07/25/07 12:21 AM
by daytripper05
* Becoming a Stranger allisthesame 320 0 03/28/08 02:47 AM
by allisthesame
* Liquid Stranger Fans? Cakk 145 0 02/18/11 03:56 AM
by Cakk

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Middleman, automan, DividedQuantum
477 topic views. 0 members, 0 guests and 1 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Print Topic ]
Search this thread:
Out-Grow.com - Mushroom Growing Kits & Supplies
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2021 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.037 seconds spending 0.011 seconds on 16 queries.