qPrimary and vital resource for literary specialists, historians, students of all levels, and general readers interested in this period. Leading scholars write about diverse genres (narrative, essay, poetry, theater) and cultural interests and ideas (intellectual life, historiography, Viceregal culture, Mesoamerican indigenous peoples and cultures). Literature articles include analysis and discussion of canonic and previously marginalized authors and treat representative works, genres, and literary and philosophical currents. Extremely useful, well written, and interestingq--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.The modern essay in Spanish America Jose Miguel Oviedo The contemporary Spanish American essay is born simultaneously with the twentieth century in 1900, the year in which Jose Enrique Rodo (1871- 1917) publishes Ariel [Ariel] in anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature|
|Author||:||Roberto Gonzalez Echevarría|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1996-09-13|