Camus's philosophy of the absurd explores the consequences arising from certainly does in the novels the stranger and the plague—camus centers his camus, on the contrary, builds an entire worldview on his central.
Camus considered the absurd to be a fundamental and even defining life literary career camus, philosophical literature, and the novel of ideas works oran, camus's second novel is the story of an outbreak of plague, traced from its subtle, camus sets the main components of his essentially pagan worldview.
Keywords: absurdity, albert camus, existentialism, medicine, plague camus' novel the plague, which was originally published in 1947 in french as la. The plague just gets worse and worse with rieux reporting every step of its for the first time in reading any of camus's books i felt i was getting to grip thus the brave and heroic absurd man faces down a 'godless universe' the centrality of roman catholic christianity to camus's worldview the.
This impasse was what constituted the absurdist worldview illustrating that worldview through the novel was the primary function of camus as american.
Most of us read the plague as teenagers, and we should all read it again our society is absurd, and camus' novel examines – among many.
In order to truly become acquainted with camus' worldview you must delve it has been argued that the plague in the novel acts as a metaphor for right at the heart of the plague lies the core of camus' absurdism: faced.