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In this novel - a story of irreconcilable loves and infidelities - Milan Kundera addresses himself to the nature of twentieth-century 'Being' In a world in which lives are shaped by irrevocable choices and by fortuitous events, a world in which everything occurs but once, existence seems to lose its substance, its weight. We feel, says the novelist, 'the unbearable lightness of being' - not only as the consequence of our private acts but also in the public sphere, and the two inevitably intertwine. Juxtaposing Prague, Geneva, Thailand and the United States, this masterly novel encompasses the extremes of comedy and tragedy, and embraces, it seems, all aspects of human existence. It offers a wide range of brilliant and amusing philosophical speculations and it descants on a variety of styles.
The Unbearable Lightness of Being is a novel by Milan Kundera that was first published in 1984. Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis.
I first read The Unbearable Lightness of Being about 5 years ago, and it was the first work by Kundera that I had read. Regardless to say, the novel helped take me into a whirlwind ride, altered my thinking almost completely, with regards to love. I was so utterly impressed that I never chose to re-read the novel. However, the dilemma of selecting an appropriate gift for a colleague made me ...