A Storyteller: Mario Vargas Llosa Between Civilization and Barbarism / Edition 147

A Storyteller: Mario Vargas Llosa Between Civilization and Barbarism / Edition 147

by Braulio Munoz, Braulio Mu-Oz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0847697517

ISBN-13: 9780847697519

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

In A Story-Teller, Braulio Muñoz offers a critical appraisal of Mario Vargas Llosa's literary and political production from a sociotheoretical perspective. He engages the debate concerning the role of the writer in Latin America, the merits and shortcomings of modernist and postmodernist thought, and the differences between neoliberalism and alternative

Overview

In A Story-Teller, Braulio Muñoz offers a critical appraisal of Mario Vargas Llosa's literary and political production from a sociotheoretical perspective. He engages the debate concerning the role of the writer in Latin America, the merits and shortcomings of modernist and postmodernist thought, and the differences between neoliberalism and alternative democractic positions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847697519
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.74(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.46(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Preface Part 2 Acknowledgements Chapter 3 1. On Literature Chapter 4 2. Daemons and the Total Novel Chapter 5 3. On Truthtelling Chapter 6 4. A Writer's Morality Chapter 7 5. Civilization and Barbarism Chapter 8 6. Politics and Literature Chapter 9 7. Writer and Politico Chapter 10 8. History and Freedom Chapter 11 9. Memory Chapter 12 10. The Storyteller Chapter 13 11. Two Foxes of Peru Part 14 Epilogue Part 15 Notes Part 16 Selected Bibliography Part 17 Index Part 18 About the Author

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