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Literature of Latin America

Rafael Ocasio

Literature of Latin America

by Rafael Ocasio

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, CT .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRafael Ocasio.
SeriesLiteratures as windows to world cultures
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 230 p.
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21177497M
ISBN 10031332001

  Most of the recent Latin books have been well received by reviewers. ''It's a very fruitful period for writers in Latin America,'' said Mr. Colchie, who formerly taught literature at Brooklyn :// An essential reference to contextualize the role of the chronicle in the complex relationship between journalism and literature in Latin American letters. Of special relevance are chapter 5 on the chronicle during modernismo and chapter 6 on the ethics of writing. The book is written in a remarkably clear and approachable manner, very useful

The newspaper business has taken note. Paid-for daily newspaper circulation in Latin America rose by 5% (21% in Brazil and 16% in Mexico) between and , according to Larry Kilman of the Let’s start with real talk: In the English-speaking world, and above all in the U.S., Latin American literature is all too often pigeonholed, expected to fulfill notions of a quaint, exotic

Fall promises a crop of new English-language books drawn from Latin America and Spain’s vibrant, thriving literary landscape, as well as from Latino/a writers in the ://   Latin America shares elements of historical experience, language and culture. This group of countries have more in common with each other, in many respects, than they do with Canada and the US. Having said that, Latin America is also a wonderfully diverse group of countries, as well as a growing political and economic ://


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Going beyond the usual literary criticism, this book considers works of Latin American literature not only in terms of literary merit, but also with regard to their place in the literary heritage.

It also examines the cultural messages we can learn from both historic and contemporary :// Get this from a library. Literature of Latin America. [Rafael Ocasio] -- Presents the literary and cultural heritage of Latin America from the colonial period through the twentieth century and examines texts from the early explorers, military and religious groups, Literature of Latin America book of Latin America has been designed to present teachers and students with a textbook representative of the finest works of Latin American - and Caribbean literature, one that is amenable to many different teaching approaches.

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South America has produced some literary giants in the past century; writers and poets who have become known worldwide for their arresting styles, lyrical language and strong political sentiments. Many of the classic South American authors below were part of the Latin American literary “boom” of the ’60s and ’70s.

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