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The prophets of Eternal Fjord

Kim Leine

The prophets of Eternal Fjord

by Kim Leine

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Missions,
  • Clergy,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEternal Fjord
    StatementKim Leine ; translated from the Danish by Martin Aitken
    ContributionsAitken, Martin, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT8177.22.E47 P7613 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination562 pages
    Number of Pages562
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26882578M
    ISBN 100871406713
    ISBN 109780871406712
    LC Control Number2015013260
    OCLC/WorldCa891611178

    #Booktrail Boarding Pass: #Travel to locations in The Prophets of Eternal Fjord Destination: Denmark, Copenhagen, Nuuk, Greenland Author/Guide: Kim Leine .   The prophets at Eternal Fjord are merely bit players in the set of the novel. It is true that they represent the liberation of the native Greenlanders in their attempts at eschewing the Danish mission, and thus largely the European culture, but it is rendered as a cult, albeit subtly so, and Falck falls into this for a while.

    The Prophets of Eternal Fjord (Danish: Profeterne i Evighedsfjorden) is a novel by Danish author Kim Leine. It won the Nordic Council's Literature Prize in and was shortlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award. References This article about a historical novel of the s Author: Kim Leine. Prophets of Eternal Fjord | Winner of the Nordic Council Literature PrizeShortlisted for the International DUBLIN Literary AwardAn ALA RUSA Notable Book (Fiction) The award-winning, internationally best-selling saga of a Greenlandic community torn apart by the forces of colonialism and the one priest whose wavering guidance will determine its fate.

    Download PDF The Prophets Of Eternal Fjord book full free. The Prophets Of Eternal Fjord available for download and read online in other formats.   Set in the late 18th century chiefly in Greenland, with a couple of tenures in Denmark and some time at sea, the Danish writer Kim Leine's "The Prophets of Eternal Fjord" draws from our ever Author: Katherine A. Powers.


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Kim Leines novel The Prophets of Eternal Fjord, set in Greenland during Danish colonial rule, won the Nordic Council Literature Prize in and is finally out in English.

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It’s and innocent, small town boy Morten Falck, moves from Norway to Copenhagen to study theology. [The Prophets of Eternal Fjord] is composed of echoes, polyphony, and a playful approach to temporality and geography The result is symphonic: politics, history, sexuality, and religion are always interwoven.

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It is a big book and a great one too: disturbing, fascinating, confrontational, carefully and engagingly realistic, funny and deeply affecting in its unblinking humanity. The setting is exotic—Greenland some years ago—but despite.

Idealistic, misguided Morten Falck is a newly ordained priest sailing to Greenland in to convert the Inuit to the Danish church. A rugged outpost battered by unremittingly harsh winters, Sukkertoppen is simmering with the threat of dissent; natives from neighboring villages have unified to reject Danish rule and establish their own settlement atop Eternal Fjord.

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While Leine’s novel is not easy to read in any way, it. “Epic in sweep and noteworthy for its large cast of skillfully drawn characters, this is a lush, brave book” (Library Journal): Danish priest Morten Falck arrives in Greenland to convert the Inuit — but the seeds of a rebellion will force him to decide where his loyalties lie.

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by Kim Leine; Falck finds not just friendly dancers on the heights above Eternal Fjord, but also a cauldron of heated opposition to the presence of Europeans in Inuit country and the usual human failings, not least the comprehensive ambitiousness of his native catechist.

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