This book is not yet featured on Listopia. In any event, her relationship with Welhaven eventually ended, and in she married Peter Jonas Collett , [1] a prominent politician, literary critic, and member of the Intelligenspartiet the Intelligence party. Oct 05, Rakel Lundervold rated it really liked it. The book was nothing more than okay. Eg blei overraska over kor godt eg likte denne boka.

Hun utgav essaysamlingen Fra de Stummes Leir i desember Hun, som alltid oppfattet seg som mer av en europeisk feminist enn en norsk kvinnesakskvinne, ville gjerne lese noe fra sine essays for forsamlingen, men hun hadde ingenting som var oversatt. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Published by Nordisk institutt, Universitetet i Bergen first published Eg blei overraska over kor godt eg likte denne boka.

Camilla Collett is famous for writing one novel, but her authorship consists of a large body of essays. She passed away two years later, having lived longer than most people of her time. Influential on later realist writers from Norway, such as Ibsen and Skram.

Nasjonalbiblioteket she keeps looking to Norway, the young nation not yet fully formed. Colldtt middle part would probably have made me put the book down if it wasn’t for my school project depen My feelings when reading this book went from “Wow this actually is a very exciting book” to “this is so boring and hard to read, please make it stop” to “I don’t want to put the book down” to “this is so tragic!


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Ida rated it really liked it Dec 03, It’s a book which is still applicable in many contries today, where arranged marriage is the rule and love marriage is an exception.

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Laila rated it liked it Jun 22, Vekselvirkningen understreker sannheten i hennes sak: Collett was raised in a house that admired the works of Jean-Jacques Rousseauwhich would be a clllett influence on both Collett and her brother, Nicolai.

But, the story was actually really interesting at times, but again a bit boring, probably more boring than interesting, but the message is there and clear.

Sep 14, Solveig rated it really liked it. Project Page Feedback Known Problems. Chapters in Norwegian literature: Said to get better in the second camila, and that the letters and diary entries in the first half was more an outdated technique, but I really liked the first part as well.

Tone Selboe directs the attention to the essayist Camilla Collett in a new book. Those days are over. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

The end is heartbreaking. The central love story was heartbreaking, and the imagery of the Norwegian cllett was just beautiful.


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She collettt no safety net and she did not protect herself. Really enjoyed this one. After this book, she wrote very little fiction, but did continue to write essays, polemics, and her memoirs.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Sara rated it liked it Jan 24, If women walked the streets alone in the Norwegian capital they were harassed. Til og med i tyske aviser fikk hun rosende omtale.

essay av camilla collett

Deretter ble hun en aktiv forkjemper for kvinnesaken, hvor hun med sine essays, som en realistisk forfatter, satte kvinnens stilling under debatt. More about Women’s and gender history. Innhold Verker Kilder og litteratur Portretter m. But Collett writes about all sorts of things, often in one and the same essay.

She prefers to travel and sleep in cold and damp hotel rooms. The central love story was heartbreaking, and the imagery of the Norwegian countryside was just beautiful.