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Das Geheimnis der Eulerschen Formel Eine Frau wird die Haush lterin eines Mathematikprofessors, der jeden Tag aufs Neue vergisst, wer er ist Eine bezaubernde Geschichte ber Freundschaft und Verlust und ber die Poesie der ZahlenSeit einem geheimnisvollen Unfall w hrt das Kurzzeitged chtnis eines Professors nicht l nger als achtzig Minuten Eine neue Haush lterin gewinnt sein Vertrauen, auch ihren zehnj hrigen Sohn schlie t er ins Herz ber die faszinierende Welt der Mathematik kommen sie einander n her, und mit jeder neuen Gleichung, mit jedem neuen Zahlenr tsel entstehen zwischen ihnen Bande, die st rker sind als der Verlust der Erinnerung bis die Schw gerin des Professors dem ein Ende setzt

About the Author: Yōko Ogawa

Y ko Ogawa was born in Okayama, Okayama Prefecture, graduated from Waseda University, and lives in Ashiya Since 1988, she has publishedthan twenty works of fiction and nonfiction Her novel The Professor and his Beloved Equation has been made into a movie In 2006 she co authored An Introduction to the World s Most Elegant Mathematics with Masahiko Fujiwara, a mathematician, as a dialogue on the extraordinary beauty of numbers.A film in French, L Annulaire The Ringfinger , directed by Diane Bertrand, starring Olga Kurylenko and Marc Barb , was released in France in June 2005 and subsequently made the rounds of the international film festivals the film, some of which is filmed in the Hamburg docks, is based in part on Ogawa s Kusuriyubi no hy hon , translated into French as L Annulaire by Rose Marie Makino Fayolle who has translated numerous works by Ogawa, as well as works by Akira Yoshimura and by Ranpo Edogawa, into French.Kenzabur e has said, Y ko Ogawa is able to give expression to the most subtle workings of human psychology in prose that is gentle yet penetrating The subtlety in part lies in the fact that Ogawa s characters often seem not to know why they are doing what they are doing She works by accumulation of detail, a technique that is perhapssuccessful in her shorter works the slow pace of development in the longer works requires something of a deus ex machina to end them The reader is presented with an acute description of what the protagonists, mostly but not always female, observe and feel and their somewhat alienated self observations, some of which is a reflection of Japanese society and especially women s roles within in it The tone of her works varies, across the works and sometimes within the longer works, from the surreal, through the grotesque and the sometimes grotesquely humorous, to the psychologically ambiguous and even disturbing.

10 thoughts on “Das Geheimnis der Eulerschen Formel

  1. Brina Brina says:

    Happy Cubs opening day 2018 has not been the reading year I had planned on so far Real life and the stress that goes with it have gotten in the way of being able to focus on reading Hopefully that changes In the meantime in honor of the Cubs first home game this year, I am reposting my favorite baseball book from last year, a lovely novella that I am fortunate did not fly under

  2. BlackOxford BlackOxford says:

    Life by the NumbersNumbers are everywhere Real, Natural, Imaginary, Perfect, Amicable, Abundant, Deficient, Triangular, Prime including both Mersenne and Pernicious as well as Twins to name a few And they re all here in The Housekeeper and the Professor, which Ms Ogawa wrote in 2007 The Professor is of mathematics and has amnesia the housekeeper is devoted and has a son This melange c

  3. Jim Fonseca Jim Fonseca says:

    The story is set in Japan A housekeeper is hired to clean and cook for an elderly former mathematics professor who suffered a brain injury He s 64 is that elderly lol He can only remember new things for 80 minutes So each day when she arrives at his house she has to re introduce herself Every day he asks her some numerical question ranging from her birthday to her shoe size and he expounds a

  4. Sue Sue says:

    On originally reading a description of this novel I wondered if it was really for me Did I want to read about a Professor with a memory span of 80 minutes and the Housekeeper who assists him I m so glad I decided to read it and I m happy to have my own copy This story of memory, math, building a pseudo family where no relationship has existed before is full of love and compassion The emotions are m

  5. Lori Lori says:

    Amicable numbers pair of keyrings Nerd Romance Not that kind of love story, but a sad, sweet story about an unlikely friendship between a brilliant mathematician, his housekeeper and her son There is love just no romance The Professor is 64 years old He suffered a brain injury at age 47 He has an 80 minute retention for new memories ever since his accident He covers his suit in notes to remember new infor

  6. PorshaJo PorshaJo says:

    A wonderful, heart warming story about unlikely friendships.and mathand baseball I decided to grab this one for my Japanese reading challenge for 2018 and it was the perfect story to begin reading It s heavy into math, which I must say, I m a bit rusty on I was at one time fascinated by numbers, going to the highest level of math courses in college, and working for my college math professor But thenI just lost i

  7. Cecily Cecily says:

    An enjoyable Japanese novel that scatters numbers, and facts about the brain, though it s primarily about friendship It feels light, but prompts profound questions.The sitThe eponymous housekeeper is a young single mother herself the only child of a single mother with a ten year old son She becomes daily housekeeper to a former maths professor whose head injury in 1975 means he only remembers the most recent 80 minutes

  8. Agnieszka Agnieszka says:

    The Housekeeper and the Professoris a charming and enjoyable novella about eponymous Professor of mathematics who due to accident years earlier suffers from peculiar form of amnesia and while he remembers everything from the past his current memory lasts only eighty minutes, and as a reminder of this fact he has fitting note pinned to his suit In fact Professor has plenty notes on him that rustle when he walks It also is a st

  9. Margitte Margitte says:

    With only 192 pages, it is a breeze A delightful pause A little gem of fantasmagoric proportions An ode to maths And a Dennis The Menace moment in nostalgia The Dennis The Menace moment view spoiler I feel a bit of remorse about that one Not enough though, sad to say It was the end of tenth grade The last day in math class Our Hitleresque teacher, with her wooden ruler with the metal strip on the one side, enjoyed a sadistic pleasur

  10. Petra-X Petra-X says:

    This is a beautifully written, elegant little book about an old man, a maths professor, his housekeeper and her young son The professor s memory post 1975 is only 80 minutes long, so everything is fresh and new to him all the time, including the news his memory is only 80 minutes long The housekeeper has her own problems but finds fulfillment in the relationship, ever renewed, between her son and the professor and her growing love for math

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