Nazi Literature in the Americas

Nazi Literature in the Americas

Author: Roberto Bolaño

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 9781509867011

Category: Fiction

Page: 272

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Featuring several mass-murdering authors, two fraternal writers at the head of a football-hooligan ring and a poet who crafts his lines in the air with sky writing, Roberto Bolaño's Nazi Literature in the Americas details the lives of a rich cast of characters from one of the most extraordinary imaginations in world literature. Written with sharp wit and virtuosic flair, this encyclopaedic group of fictional pan-American authors is the terrifyingly humorous and remarkably inventive masterpiece which made Bolaño famous throughout the Spanish-speaking world.
Nazi Literature in the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Roberto Bolaño
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-20 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Featuring several mass-murdering authors, two fraternal writers at the head of a football-hooligan ring and a poet who crafts his lines in the air with sky writing, Roberto Bolaño's Nazi Literature in the Americas details the lives of a rich cast of characters from one of the most extraordinary imaginations
Neobaroque in the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Monika Kaup
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-07 - Publisher: University of Virginia Press

In a comparative and interdisciplinary analysis of modern and postmodern literature, film, art, and visual culture, Monika Kaup examines the twentieth century's recovery of the baroque within a hemispheric framework embracing North America, Latin America, and U.S. Latino/a culture. As "neobaroque" comes to the forefront of New World studies, attention
Postmodern Parody in Latin American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Helene Carol Weldt-Basson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-24 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines postmodern parody in Latin American literature as the intersection between ideology construction and deconstruction. Parody’s chief task is to deconstruct and criticize the ideologies behind previous texts. During this process, new ideologies are inevitably constructed. However, postmodernism simultaneously recognizes the partiality of all ideologies and rejects their
Nazism, the Second World War and the Holocaust in Contemporary Latin American Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Emily M. Baker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book shows how Latin American authors find Nazism relevant to thinking through some of the most urgent contemporary challenges.
Roberto Bolaño as World Literature
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Nicholas Birns, Juan E. De Castro
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-26 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Roberto Bolaño as World Literature provides an introduction to the Chilean novelist that highlights his connections with classic and contemporary masters of world literature and his investigation of topics of international interest, such as the rise of rightwing and neofascist movements during the last decades of the 20th century. But