An Introduction to Spanish-American Literature

An Introduction to Spanish-American Literature

by Jean Franco
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521098912

ISBN-13: 9780521098915

Pub. Date: 01/01/1975

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

First published in 1969, this revised, updated edition of a classic work ranges from colonial times to the present day, the later chapters having been radically rewritten to take account of the most recent developments in literature and criticism.  See more details below

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First published in 1969, this revised, updated edition of a classic work ranges from colonial times to the present day, the later chapters having been radically rewritten to take account of the most recent developments in literature and criticism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521098915
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1975
Pages:
400

Table of Contents

Foreword
Foreword to the Paperback Edition
Preface to the Third Edition
Acknowledgements
Introduction1
1Independence and Literary Emancipation28
2Literature and Nationalism46
3Literature and American Experience74
4To Change Society92
5Modernism119
6The Rediscovery of the New World158
7Regionalism in the Novel and Short Story193
8Realism and the Novel: Its Application to Social Protest and Indianist Writing231
9The Avant-Garde in Poetry256
10Theatre303
11Modern Fiction308
Conclusion347
Notes354
Reading Lists365
Index of Authors383

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