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By Sara Castro-Klaren

ISBN-10: 1118492145

ISBN-13: 9781118492147

ISBN-10: 1405128062

ISBN-13: 9781405128063

A significant other to Latin American Literature and Culture displays the alterations that experience taken position in cultural thought and literary feedback because the latter a part of the 20 th century.

Written via greater than thirty specialists in cultural conception, literary historical past, and literary feedback, this authoritative and updated reference areas significant authors within the complicated cultural and historic contexts that experience pressured their precise fiction, essays, and poetry. this enables the reader to extra thoroughly interpret the esteemed yet hard literature of authors corresponding to Jorge Luis Borges, Mario Vargas Llosa, Octavio Paz, and Diamela Eltit. Key authors whose paintings has outlined a interval, or defied borders, as within the situations of Sor Juana Inés de los angeles Cruz, César Vallejo, and Gabriel García Márquez, also are mentioned in ancient and theoretical context. extra essays interact the reader with in-depth discussions of types and genres, and discussions of structure, song, and film.

This textual content offers the old historical past to aid the reader comprehend the folk and tradition that experience outlined Latin American literature and its reception. every one bankruptcy additionally comprises brief chosen bibliographic publications and proposals for extra reading.

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