Platero And I Platero Y Yo

Author: Juan Ramon Jimenez
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486120430
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DIVThis is the only dual-language edition of Platero and I, a series of autobiographical prose poems about the wanderings in Andalusia of a poet and his donkey. Introduction, Explanatory Notes. /div

Ram N Mar A Del Valle Incl N

Author: Carol Maier
Publisher: Bucknell University Press
ISBN: 9780838752616
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"This book is a collection of eleven essays devoted to the work of Ramon del Valle-Inclan (1866-1936). Long the recipient of critical analyses from various perspectives, Valle-Inclan's writing has nevertheless been virtually neglected in the gender-based criticism that has given rise to important studies of his contemporaries in other European literatures. This means that his diverse female characters have not been fully examined, that many scholars continue to consider him an unqualified misogynist, and that a marked effort to surmount gender constraints, present throughout his work, has not been acknowledged, much less explicated. This lack of study is intimately related to a much broader lacuna in Hispanic literature and scholarship, for the working of gender norms and their interaction with economic, religious, and political institutions inscribed in the literature of turn-of-the-century Spain have only recently begun to receive detailed study." "The essays in this volume identify, explore, and interrogate issues of gender with respect to Valle-Inclan's writing. The results offer an altered portrait of Valle-Inclan in which attitudes attributed to him are questioned and reevaluated. In particular, studies of several strong female characters indicate that he envisioned a far more complex role for women than has formerly been recognized." "Three previously published essays were chosen to provide a grounding in work on gender and Valle-Inclan. The remaining essays were written for this volume. As an orientation for the reader and in order to assure that the collection will be of use and interest to non-Hispanists as well as specialized readers, an introduction to the collection defines the intentions of the editors, discusses the essays with respect to current criticism, and places Valle-Inclan and his writing in turn-of-the-century Spanish history and aesthetics. As a whole, the collection reads as far more than the sum of its individual essays, prompting a fuller appreciation of both Valle-Inclan and the social and cultural system to which he belongs."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Hispanic Literature Criticism Allende To Jim Nez

Author: Jelena O. Krstovic
Publisher: Gale Research International, Limited
ISBN: 9780810393752
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Hispanic literature criticism presents a selection of the best criticism of works by major Hispanic writers of the past one hundred years.

Dark Divine

Author: Bree Despain
Publisher: B DE BOOKS
ISBN: 8490197032
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¿Qué ocurrió la noche que desapareció Daniel? Un hijo pródigo, un amor prohibido y un secreto mortal. Primer libro de la saga «Dark Divine» Grace Divine, hija del pastor local, siempre supo que algo terrible había sucedido la noche que Daniel Kalbi desapareció y su hermano Jude llegó a casa cubierto de su propia sangre. Ahora que Daniel ha vuelto, Grace debe elegir entre su creciente atracción hacia él y la lealtad a su hermano. A medida que Grace se acerque a Daniel, conocerá la verdad sobre aquella misteriosa noche y descubrirá que debe salvar a quienes ama, incluso a costa de su bien más preciado: su alma.