The Ironic Apocalypse in the Novels of Leopoldo Marechal
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Norman Cheadle
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Tamesis

A fresh look at the Argentine novelist Marechal emphasises his subversive approach in his novels to the Peronist politics of his time.
Encyclopedia of the Essay
Language: en
Pages: 1024
Authors: Tracy Chevalier
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-12 - Publisher: Routledge

This groundbreaking new source of international scope defines the essay as nonfictional prose texts of between one and 50 pages in length. The more than 500 entries by 275 contributors include entries on nationalities, various categories of essays such as generic (such as sermons, aphorisms), individual major works, notable writers,
Una patria allá lejos en el pasado
Language: en
Pages: 547
Authors: Tracy Chevalier
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-20 - Publisher: El Colegio de Mexico AC

Las historias e invenciones de Félix Muriel, de Rafael Dieste, se publicaron en Buenos Aires en 1943 y, ya entonces, pudo causar cierta sorpresa el hecho de que su autor, exiliado republicano, no se refiriera en ellas a la reciente guerra de España ni a sus consecuencias. Sin embargo, de
A Political History of Spanish
Language: en
Authors: José Del Valle
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-29 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Spanish is spoken as a first language by almost 400 million people in approximately 60 countries, and has been the subject of numerous political processes and debates since it began to spread globally from Iberia in the thirteenth century. A Political History of Spanish brings together a team of experts
The Configuration of the Spanish Public Sphere
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: David Jiménez Torres, Leticia Villamediana González
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Since the explosion of the indignados movement beginning in 2011, there has been a renewed interest in the concept of the “public sphere” in a Spanish context: how it relates to society and to political power, and how it has evolved over the centuries. The Configuration of the Spanish Public