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The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature (3 Volume Hardback Set)

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature (3 Volume Hardback Set)

by Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521482402

ISBN-13: 9780521482400

Pub. Date: 10/01/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature is by far the most comprehensive and authoritative work of its kind. Its three volumes cover the whole sweep of Latin American literature (including Brazilian) from pre-Columbian times to the present, and contain chapters on Latin American writing in the United States. Specialists in North America, Latin America,

Overview

The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature is by far the most comprehensive and authoritative work of its kind. Its three volumes cover the whole sweep of Latin American literature (including Brazilian) from pre-Columbian times to the present, and contain chapters on Latin American writing in the United States. Specialists in North America, Latin America, and Britain have contributed to this uniquely reliable reference work, creating a unique set of books that contains innovative approaches that will expand and animate the field for years to come.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521482400
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/01/1996
Series:
Cambridge History of Latin American Literature Series
Pages:
2207
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 6.22(d)

Table of Contents

List of contributors; General preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction to Volume 3;

1. The literary historiography of Brazil Benedito Nunes;
2. Colonial Brazilian literature David T. Haberly;
3. Brazilian poetry from the 1830s to the 1880s Fábio Lucas;
4. Brazilian poetry from 1878 to 1902 Massaud Moisés;
5. The Brazilian theatre up to 1900 Severino Joao Albuquerque;
6. Brazilian fiction from 1800 to 1855 Mary L. Daniel;
7. The Brazilian novel from 1850 to 1900 David T. Haberly;
8. Brazilian fiction from 1900 to 1945 Mary L. Daniel;
9. Brazilian prose from 1940 to 1980 John Gledson;
10. The Brazilian short story K. David J. Jackson;
11. Brazilian poetry from 1900 to 1922 Marta Peixoto;
12. Brazilian poetry from modernism to the 1990s Giovanni Pontiero;
13. The Brazilian theatre in the twentieth century Severino Joao Albuquerque;
14. Brazilian popular literature (the literatura de cordes) Candace Slater;
15. Literary criticism in Brazil K. David J. Jackson;
16. The essay: architects of Brazilian national identity Thomas E. Skidmore;
17. The Brazilian and the Spanish American literary traditions: a contrastive view J. G. Merquior; Bibliographies:

1. General bibliography;
2. Bibliographies to Volume 1; Bibliographies to Volume 2; Bibliographies to Volume 3; Index.

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