Ciphers of History: Latin American Readings for a Cultural Age / Edition 1

Ciphers of History: Latin American Readings for a Cultural Age / Edition 1

by Enrico Mario Santi
     
 

The collected essays of Enrico Mario Santí, Latin Americanist.
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Overview

The collected essays of Enrico Mario Santí, Latin Americanist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403970466
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
12/10/2005
Series:
New Concepts in Latino American Cultures Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.68(d)

Meet the Author

Enrico Mario Santí has taught at Cornell and Georgetown and is currently the William T. Bryan Professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Kentucky. He is the author of half a dozen books and serves on a number of editorial boards. His research has been supported over the years by fellowships from The Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars, the American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Philosophical Society, and the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Table of Contents

Introduction
• Poetry and the Cold War: Pablo Neruda's "Canto general"
• This Land of Prophets: Walt Whitman in Spanish America
• Sor Juana, Octavio Paz and Poetics of Restitution
• Through the Grapevine: Rulfo, Garro and National Allegory
• 98: Narcissism and Melancholy
• After the Revolution: Strawberry and Chocolate, or the Politics of Reconciliation
• Fernando Ortiz: Counterpoint and Transculturation
• Appendix 1: Latinamericanism
• Appendix 2: The Neruda Whitmaniana

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