Civilisation and Authenticity: The Search for Cultural Uniqueness in the Narrative Fiction of Alejo Carpentier and Julio Cortázar

Civilisation and Authenticity: The Search for Cultural Uniqueness in the Narrative Fiction of Alejo Carpentier and Julio Cortázar

by Eugenia Demuro

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781433119729
Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
Publication date: 10/31/2012
Series: Latin America Series: Interdisciplinary Studies
Pages: 195
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

About the Author

Eugenia Demuro was awarded her PhD from the University of Sydney, Australia. Her interdisciplinary approach situates literature within historical, social, political, and cultural contexts of production. Dr. Demuro researches and writes across the areas of sociology, literature, and Latin American studies and translation. At present, she is working to understand the geopolitics of decoloniality and to examine what a decolonial aesthetics may look like. Dr. Demuro is Visiting Fellow in the School of Language Studies at the Australian National University.

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