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2. Poetry from Romanticism to Modernismo: Bello to Darío

2. Poetry from Romanticism to Modernismo: Bello to Darío  

Roberto González Echevarría

in Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2012
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Sep 2013
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9780199365838
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199754915.003.0002
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‘Poetry from Romanticism to Modernismo: Bello to Darío’ charts the development of Latin American poetry. Poetry was the first art form to register changes towards a Latin American ... More
5. Latin American fiction in the twentieth century: Regionalism to Modernism

5. Latin American fiction in the twentieth century: Regionalism to Modernism  

Roberto González Echevarría

in Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2013
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9780199365838
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199754915.003.0005
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‘Latin American fiction in the twentieth century: Regionalism to Modernism’ investigates the development of Modernist prose, which lagged behind other styles. Modernismo still dominated in ... More
7. Urban Baroque

7. Urban Baroque  

Rolena Adorno

in Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Nov 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780199365845
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10.1093/actrade/9780199755028.003.0008
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‘Urban Baroque’ explores baroque in Latin America. Baroque can be seen in the architecture of strange familiarity of New World churches. Baroque literature sought to take control of Latin ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Alan Knight

in The Mexican Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

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Jan 2016
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Jan 2016
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9780191807664
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10.1093/actrade/9780198745631.003.0001
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The Mexican Revolution deserves to be included among the world’s ‘great’ or ‘social’ revolutions for the scale of the fighting, the intense popular mobilization it involved, and the changes ... More
Introduction

Introduction  

Rolena Adorno

in Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Nov 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780199365845
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10.1093/actrade/9780199755028.003.0001
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The ‘Introduction’ provides a brief overview of Latin American literature up to the present day. The study of Latin American literature began in the early post-independence period, and ... More
9. On to independence

9. On to independence  

Rolena Adorno

in Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Nov 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780199365845
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10.1093/actrade/9780199755028.003.0010
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‘On to independence’ assesses literature's effects on the drive for Latin American independence. Carrió de la Vandera's El Lazarillo parodied contemporary travel literature, exposing the ... More
Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction  

Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2012
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Sep 2013
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10.1093/actrade/9780199754915.001.0001
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In the 1960s, Latin American literature became known worldwide as never before, but few know about the literary tradition from which these writers emerged. Modern Latin American Literature: ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Roberto González Echevarría

in Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365838
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199754915.003.0001
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9780199754915
The ‘Introduction’ gives an overview of modern Latin American literature. Latin American literature first gained consciousness in the 1850s. Latin American literature became a continental ... More
Introduction

Introduction  

Robert J. C. Young

in Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2003
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Sep 2013
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9780191775451
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10.1093/actrade/9780192801821.003.0001
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9780192801821
Since the early 1980s, postcolonialism has attempted to shift the dominant ways in which the relations between western and non-western people and their worlds are viewed. Postcolonialism: A ... More
The Mexican RevolutionA Very Short Introduction

The Mexican Revolution: A Very Short Introduction  

Alan Knight

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2016
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Jan 2016
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9780191807664
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198745631.001.0001
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9780198745631
The Mexican Revolution defined the socio-political experience of 20th-century life in Mexico. Its subsequent legacy has provoked debate between those who interpret the ongoing myth of the ... More
Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction  

Rolena Adorno

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780199365845
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199755028.001.0001
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9780199755028
Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction provides a vivid account of the literary culture of the Spanish-speaking Americas from the time of Columbus to ... More
3. Nineteenth-century prose: the revelation of Latin America

3. Nineteenth-century prose: the revelation of Latin America  

Roberto González Echevarría

in Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365838
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199754915.003.0003
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‘Nineteenth-century prose: the revelation of Latin America’ explores the descriptive and analytic prose of Latin America. Narrative work requires a conception of time. The discovery of the ... More
1. In the beginning… myth and meaning in world music

1. In the beginning… myth and meaning in world music  

Philip V. Bohlman

in World Music: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
May 2002
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Sep 2013
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9780191776717
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10.1093/actrade/9780192854292.003.0001
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9780192854292
‘In the beginning . . . ’ looks at the first encounters, first meanings, and first musicians of world music from the missionary Jean de Léry's meeting with the Tupinamba of Brazil in 1557 ... More
6. Latin American literature today

6. Latin American literature today  

Roberto González Echevarría

in Modern Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2012
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365838
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199754915.003.0006
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9780199754915
‘Latin American literature today’ explores the ‘post-Boom’ era of Latin American literature. ‘MacOndo’ and ‘Nueva Ondo’ both attempted to position themselves as post-Boom literary ... More

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