The Unbearable Lightness of Being

By Milan Kundera


In The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera tells the story of a young woman in love with a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing and one of his mistresses and her humbly faithful lover. This magnificent novel juxtaposes geographically distant places; brilliant and playful reflections; and a variety of styles to …


Published date: January 1, 1984
Type: Books
Genre: Fiction, Philosophy

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Evan Spiegel's favorite book.

If I could take one book to a desert island, it would be The Unbearable Lightness of Being.