By Rene Daumal
Daumal’s prepared perceptions of the human infuse an evening of significant ingesting with a critique of tradition and awareness that if either disquieting and enlivening.
A evening of significant consuming is between Rene Daumal's most crucial literary works. Like Daumal’s Mount Analogue it's a vintage paintings of symbolic fiction. An unnamed narrator spends a night getting inebriated with a bunch of associates; because the get together turns into intoxicated and exuberant, the narrator embarks on a trip that levels from seeming paradises to the depths of natural hell. the wonderful global depicted in an evening of great ingesting is basically the normal international became the other way up. The characters are referred to as the Anthographers, Fabricators of lifeless gadgets, Scienters, Nibblists, Clarificators, and different absurd titles. but the population of those unusual geographical regions are just too widespread: scientists dissecting an animal of their laboratory, a smart guy surrounded through his devotees, politicians, poets expounding their rhetoric. those characters practice hilarious antics and highbrow video games, which they see as critical makes an attempt to discover that means and freedom.
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