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Author Dorfman, Ariel.

Title Some write to the future : essays on contemporary Latin American fiction / Ariel Dorfman ; translated by George Shivers with the author.

Imprint Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, c1991.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  863 D732s    ---  Available
Description xiv, 255 p. ; 24 cm.
Note Essays originally written in Spanish or English.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-247) and index.
Contents Men of maize : myth as time and language -- Borges and American violence -- Fathers and bridges over hell : Deep rivers -- Sandwiched between Proust and the mummy : seven notes and an epilogue on Carpentier's Reasons of state -- Political code and literary code : the testimonial genre in Chile today -- Rivers of Roa Bastos -- Someone writes to the future : meditations on hope and violence in Garcia Marquez.
Subject García Márquez, Gabriel, 1927-2014.
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986
Spanish American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0822311305 (acid-free paper)

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