Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature

Droguett's novels include Los asesinados del Seguro Obrero, 1940 [Murders at the Dole Office] and his more elaborate version, ... His novels of colonial times Supay el cristiano, 1967 [Supay the Christian] and Cien gotas de sangre, ...

Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature

A comprehensive, encyclopedic guide to the authors, works, and topics crucial to the literature of Central and South America and the Caribbean, the Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature includes over 400 entries written by experts in the field of Latin American studies. Most entries are of 1500 words but the encyclopedia also includes survey articles of up to 10,000 words on the literature of individual countries, of the colonial period, and of ethnic minorities, including the Hispanic communities in the United States. Besides presenting and illuminating the traditional canon, the encyclopedia also stresses the contribution made by women authors and by contemporary writers. Outstanding Reference Source Outstanding Reference Book

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Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 950
Authors: Verity Smith
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-03-26 - Publisher: Routledge

A comprehensive, encyclopedic guide to the authors, works, and topics crucial to the literature of Central and South America and the Caribbean, the Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature includes over 400 entries written by experts in the field of Latin American studies. Most entries are of 1500 words but the
Concise Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 702
Authors: Verity Smith
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-14 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Historical Dictionary of Latin American Literature and Theater
Language: en
Pages: 748
Authors: Richard Young, Odile Cisneros
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-18 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

The Historical Dictionary of Latin American Literature and Theater provides users with an accessible single-volume reference tool covering Portuguese-speaking Brazil and the 16 Spanish-speaking countries of continental Latin America (Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela). Entries for
The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature: Brazilian literature. Bibliographies
Language: en
Pages: 864
Authors: Roberto González Echevarría, Enrique Pupo-Walker
Categories: Latin American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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Latin America's New Historical Novel
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Seymour Menton
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-22 - Publisher: University of Texas Press

Beginning with the 1979 publication of Alejo Carpentier's El arpa y la sombra, the New Historical Novel has become the dominant genre within Latin American fiction. In this at-times tongue-in-cheek postmodern study, Seymour Menton explores why the New Historical Novel has achieved such popularity and offers discerning readings of numerous