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By Gene H. Bell-Villada,Rudyard Alcocer,Nicholas Birns,Juan De Castro,William Flores,Edith Grossman,Zhanna Gurvich,Héctor Hoyos,Regina Janes,María del Mar López-Cabrales,Ignacio López-Calvo,Haley Osborn,Rubén Pelayo,Robert L. Sims,Fernando Valerio-Holguín,Ol

Gabriel Garcia Marquez in Retrospect gathers fifteen essays via famous students within the fields of Latin American literature, politics, and theater. the amount bargains huge overviews of the Colombian author’s overall physique of labor, in addition to nearer seems at a few of his said masterpieces. The Nobel laureate’s cultural contexts and affects, his number of issues, and his ambitious legacy (Hispanic, united states, world-wide) all arise for attention. New readings of One Hundred Years of Solitude are extra complemented by means of clean, stimulating, hugely particular examinations of his later novels (Chronicle of a dying Foretold, the overall in His Labyrinth, of affection and different Demons) and tales (Strange Pilgrims). extra awareness is targeted on “Gabo’s” labors as journalist and as memoirist (Living to inform the Tale), and to his someday relationships with the cinema and the degree. Reactions to his huge, immense stature at the a part of more youthful writers, together with contemporary indicators of backlash, also are given considerate scrutiny. Feminist and ecocritical interpretations, plus vigorous discussions of Gabo’s crafty use of humor, character’s names, or even food, are to be chanced on right here in addition. within the wake of García Márquez’s passing away in 2014, this number of essays serves as a becoming tribute to at least one of the world’s maximum literary figures of the 20 th century.

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