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Description - Latin American Literature by Bernard McGuirk

Critical theory meets Latin American fiction in this bold and challenging analysis of literature and literary criticism through post-structuralist analysis. Focusing on Latin American literary and critical production from the 1890s to the 1990s, Bernard McGuirk highlights the confrontation between theory, politics and literature. The range of literatures discussed is extensive, including writings from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua and Peru. The symptomatic differences between and within cultures are illuminated by analysis of texts by such authors as: Cesar Vallejo Jorges Luis Borges Ruben Dario Pablo Neruda Julio Cortazar Joao Guimaraes Rosa Susana Thenon Carlos Fuentes Bernard McGuirk holds the Chair of Romance Literatures and Literary Theory at the University of Nottingham. He is currently President of the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415077552
ISBN-10: 0415077559
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Pages: 284
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 2-Jan-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Bernard McGuirk

Bernard McGuirk holds the Chair of Romance Literatures and Literar Theory at the University of Nottingham. He is currently President of the Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland.

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