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The Auto Sacramental and the Parable in Spanish Golden Age Literature
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: Donald Thaddeus Dietz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher: Spanish Literature Publications Company

Books about The Auto Sacramental and the Parable in Spanish Golden Age Literature
Spanish Dramatists of the Golden Age
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Mary Parker
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

The 16th and 17th centuries were the most fruitful periods for Spanish literature. The Golden Age of Spanish drama extends from the close of the 15th century to the death of Calderon in 1681. During that time, Spanish playwrights looked to Italy for inspiration, but from the beginning they sought
Between Two Worlds: The autos sacramentales of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Amy Fuller
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-12 - Publisher: MHRA

The seventeenth-century Mexican poet, playwright and nun, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, is best known for her secular works, most notably her damning indictment of male double standards, Hombres necios (Stupid Men). However, her autos sacramentales (allegorical one-act plays on the Eucharist) have received little attention, and have only
The Routledge Hispanic Studies Companion to Early Modern Spanish Literature and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 662
Authors: Rodrigo Cacho Casal, Caroline Egan
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-02 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Hispanic Studies Companion to Early Modern Spanish Literature and Culture introduces the intellectual and artistic breadth of early modern Spain from a range of disciplinary and critical perspectives. Spanning the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries (a period traditionally known as the Golden Age), the volume examines topics including political
A Star-crossed Golden Age
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Frederick A. De Armas
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Bucknell University Press

This collection of essays grew out of a National Endowment for the Humanities Institute directed by Frederick A. de Armas and contains essays by the director, some of the visiting faculty, and the participants. The book seeks to develop the link between mythology and the comedia through a number of