The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature

by Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521340705

ISBN-13: 9780521340700

Pub. Date: 09/28/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Volume 2 provides coverage of all genres from the end of the nineteenth century up to García Márquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude and beyond to 1990, thus including discussion of Spanish American literature's best-known works. The novel, poetry, autobiographical narrative, the short story, Afro-Hispanic American literature, theater, and Chicano

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Overview

Volume 2 provides coverage of all genres from the end of the nineteenth century up to García Márquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude and beyond to 1990, thus including discussion of Spanish American literature's best-known works. The novel, poetry, autobiographical narrative, the short story, Afro-Hispanic American literature, theater, and Chicano literature are among the areas treated in this wide-ranging volume.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521340700
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Series:
Cambridge History of Latin American Literature Series
Pages:
639
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of contributors; General preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction to Volume 2; 1. Modernist poetry Cathy L. Jrade; 2. Modernist prose Aníbal González; 3. The Vanguardia and its implications Hugo J. Verani; 4. The literature of Indigenismo René Prieto; 5. Afro-Hispanic American literature Vera M. Kutzinski; 6. The criollista novel; 7. The novel of the Mexican revolution Carlos J. Alonso; 8. The Spanish American novel from 1950 to 1975 Randolph D. Pope; 9. The Spanish American novel: recent developments, 1975 to 1990 Gustavo Pellón; 10. Spanish American poetry, from 1922 to 1975 José Quiroga; 11. The modern essay in Spanish America José Miguel Oviedo; 12. Literary criticism in Spanish America Aníbal González; 13. The autobiographical narrative Sylvia Molloy; 14. The twentieth-century short story in Spanish America Daniel Balderston; 15. Spanish American theatre in the twentieth century Sandra M. Cypess; 16. Latin American (Hispanic Caribbean) literature written in the United States William Luis; 17. Chicano literature Luis Leal and Manuel M. Martín-Rodríguez; Index.

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