Cenotafios (Spanish Edition) by Julio César Pérez Méndez,Luis Molina

By Julio César Pérez Méndez,Luis Molina

l. a. réplica de una instalación en l. a. que varios peces flotan dentro de
licuadoras a punto de ser encendidas pone en marcha los angeles novela. Ese
mundo circense en el que Frida -maestra y activista política- luce
como una más de sus atracciones, parece destinado a desaparecer.
Rob, su ilusorio amante a sueldo, se encargará de mantener vigente
la memoria de ambos cuando los angeles violencia los separe sin remedio. Los
dos junto a un par de disparatados mendigos exploran los escenarios
esperpénticos de Curramba, ciudad del Caribe en donde muerte y
carnaval acechan por doquier. Cenotafios ahonda en lo inaprensible de
nuestra condición humana y aborda l. a. ficción como los angeles más merciless de
las realidades.

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Las tres vanguardias. Saer, Puig, Walsh (Spanish Edition) by Ricardo Piglia

By Ricardo Piglia

Este volumen reúne las as soon as clases del seminario que dictó Ricardo Piglia en los angeles Universidad de Buenos Aires en 1990. Los textos se proponen como un punto de partida para abordar los problemas que se plantean en l. a. discusión contemporánea sobre l. a. poética de los angeles novela, con el concepto de vanguardia como contexto. Después de cerrado el período de constitución de las grandes poéticas “argentinas” de l. a. novela iniciado con Macedonio Fernández y que tiene entre sus figuras a Arlt, Marechal, Borges y Cortázar, se empiezan a constituir otras poéticas. Piglia toma las obras de Walsh, Puig y Saer como textos centrales en los angeles constitución de estas otras poéticas y desde ahí intenta definirlas, con sus continuidades y cortes.
Una obra extraordinaria, que combina los angeles lucidez del mayor crítico y narrador de los angeles Argentina con los angeles claridad expositiva y calidez que impone el discurso oral.

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Mundos probables (Spanish Edition) by Lilian Guevara,Jose Luis Rodriguez Pitti

By Lilian Guevara,Jose Luis Rodriguez Pitti

Mundos probables es una colección de medio centenar de textos híbridos, entre l. a. poesía, los angeles ficción y l. a. magia, en los que los angeles autora nos comparte sus reflexiones filosóficas y sus preocupaciones sociales, con sensibilidad, ironía y algo de sarcasmo. Es un libro que desnuda múltiples facetas de l. a. humanidad con sus obsesiones y necesidades, sueños y esperanzas.

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Contemporary Chicana Literature: (Re)Writing the Maternal by Cristina Herrera

By Cristina Herrera

this is often an abridged model of the entire booklet. References were got rid of. the whole identify can be available.

Despite the transforming into literary scholarship on Chicana writers, few, if any, reviews have exhaustively explored subject matters of motherhood, maternity, and mother-daughter relationships of their novels. whilst discussions of motherhood and mother-daughter relationships do ensue in literary scholarship, they generally tend to quite often be a backdrop to a bigger dialog on subject matters similar to id, house, and sexuality, for instance. Mother-daughter relationships were neglected in a lot literary feedback, yet this ebook finds that maternal relationships are the most important to the learn of Chicana literature; extra accurately, studying maternal relationships offers perception to Chicana writers' rejection of intersecting strength constructions that another way silence Chicanas and ladies of colour. This e-book advances the sector of Chicana literary scholarship via a dialogue of Chicana writers' efforts to re-write the script of maternity open air of present discourses that situate Chicana moms as silent and passive and the following mother-daughter dating as a resource of anxiety and angst. Chicana writers are actively engaged within the strategy of re-writing motherhood that resists clone of the static, disempowered Chicana mom; nevertheless, those comparable writers interact in large representations of Chicana mother-daughter relationships that aren't basically a resource of clash but in addition a method within which either moms and daughters may possibly in attaining subjectivity. whereas a few of the texts studied do current usually conflicted relationships among moms and their daughters, the novels don't conveniently settle for this script because the rule; fairly, the writers integrated during this examine are hugely invested in re-writing Chicana motherhood as a resource of empowerment whilst their works current strained maternal relationships. Chicana writers have challenged the pervasiveness of the troublesome virgin/whore binary which has been the motif on which Chicana womanhood/motherhood has been outlined, they usually face up to the development of maternity on such slender phrases. a number of the novels incorporated during this examine actively foreground a wakeful resistance to the restricting binaries of motherhood symbolized within the virgin/whore cut up. The writers severely demand a rethinking of motherhood past this scope as a way to discover the empowering probabilities of maternal relationships. This e-book is a vital contribution to the fields of Chicana/Latina and American literary scholarship.

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Of Form & Gather (Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize) by Felicia Zamora

By Felicia Zamora

Of shape & Gather marks the fantastic debut of Felicia Zamora, whose poems challenge themselves with probing questions, no longer facile solutions. the place does the self dwell? What varieties can we, as people, inhabit as we adventure the area round us? Echoing the collection’s provocative name, ultimate pass judgement on Edwin Torres writes: “Zamora has crafted a piece that celebrates shape as human evolution—the poem’s breath, the poet’s body—passing over the years in a panorama thirsty for passage.” Privileging trip over vacation spot, Zamora’s poems spur the reader to immerse herself in linguistic soundscapes the place the physicality of the poems themselves is, in no small half, the purpose: poems that problem us to navigate the word/world as either people and issues. Edwin Torres keeps: “This is quietly progressive paintings. . . . A residing palimpsest to newly wake up our social engagement." With the booklet of this quantity, the Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize, now in its 7th version, emphatically makes stable on its objective to nurture many of the paths that Latino/a poetry is taking within the twenty-first century.

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La crónica de la trasgresión (Spanish Edition) by Antonio de Jesús Flores Ramayo

By Antonio de Jesús Flores Ramayo

Desde su creación entre los años 1636 y 1638, los angeles obra popularmente conocida como El carnero (1859) ha sido fuente de polémica, los angeles cual se desprende de su empleo del rumor como fuente histórica y l. a. narración detallada, desvergonzada e incluso jocosa de una cotidianidad colonial que period públicamente rechazada pero puesta en práctica entre las sombras por gran parte de los habitantes del Reino de Nueva Granada, hoy Colombia.

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Wild Tongues: Transnational Mexican Popular Culture (Chicana by Rita E. Urquijo-Ruiz

By Rita E. Urquijo-Ruiz

Tracing the configuration of the slapstick, destitute Peladita/Peladito and the Pachuca/Pachuco (depicted in flashy zoot fits) from 1928 to 2004, Wild Tongues is an bold, wide exam of social order in Mexican and Chicana/o cultural productions in literature, theater, movie, song, and function art.

From using the Peladita and the Peladito as inventory characters who criticized quite a few elements of the Mexican govt within the Nineteen Twenties and Thirties to modern functionality paintings by means of María Elena Gaitán and Dan Guerrero, which yields a feminist and queer-studies interpretation, Rita Urquijo-Ruiz emphasizes the transnational capitalism at play in those comedian voices. Her research encompasses either side of the border, together with using the Pachuca and the Pachuco as anti-establishment, marginal figures within the usa. the result's a traditionally grounded, interdisciplinary strategy that reimagines the restrictions of nation-centered pondering and reading.

Beginning with Daniel Venegas’s 1928 novel, Las aventuras de don Chipote o Cuando los pericos mamen, Rita Urquijo-Ruiz’s Wild Tongues demonstrates early makes use of of the Peladito to name cognizance to the brutal actual calls for put on the undocumented Mexican laborer. It explores Teatro de Carpa (tent theater) in-depth in addition, bringing to gentle the adventure of Mexican Peladita Amelia Wilhelmy, whose “La Willy” used to be recognized for portraying a cross-dressing male soldier who criticizes the failed Revolution. in several different explorations reminiscent of those, the political, monetary, and social strength of creativity consistently takes heart stage.

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Viaje alrededor de El Quijote (Lengua Y Estudios Literarios) by Fernando del Paso

By Fernando del Paso

Viaje de novelista más que viaje erudito, Fernando del Paso emprende en este libro un recorrido en el que coteja su propia experiencia de lector del Quijote. Las observaciones y sorpresas que le depara ese recorrido, lleno de "bellezas, honduras y enigmas insospechados" arman una visión fresca, siempre necesaria, de l. a. obra cumbre de las letras hispanas.

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Storia del denaro (SUR) (Italian Edition) by Pauls Alan,Nicola Maria

By Pauls Alan,Nicola Maria

Debiti mai saldati, investimenti senza senso, prestiti di cui non c’è traccia, operazioni clandestine e trasferimenti sottobanco: il denaro è un flusso che invade l’intero romanzo, e l. a. vera ossessione dei suoi personaggi.Che sia una puntata al casinò, un viaggio in taxi verso los angeles costa o l’acquisto di una casa al mare, il denaro non è altro che perdita. Scomponendo un fenomeno sociale nell’esperienza individuale del protagonista, Pauls narra un paese in cui il denaro non conta assolutamente nulla, eppure resta l’unica cosa che importa.Dopo Storia del pianto e Storia dei capelli, Alan Pauls finish con Storia del denaro l. a. sua «trilogia della perdita», dedicata agli anni Settanta in Argentina.

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Lazarillo de Tormes and The Grifter (El Buscon): Two Novels by Francisco de Quevedo,Anonymous,David Frye

By Francisco de Quevedo,Anonymous,David Frye

"An dependent, certain, and obtainable modern-English rendering of the 2 most sensible examples of the early sleek picaresque style: the paradigmatic Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's mordant El Buscón. Frye's translations are effective, shooting the cadence of renowned early glossy speech whereas final trustworthy to the unique texts; his notes light up the various contexts during which the texts have been written. Frye supplies cautious realization all through to the ancient heritage that propelled those parallel yet varied monuments of Golden Age Spanish literature." --Teofilo Ruiz, UCLA

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