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The Resource Vargas Llosa and Latin American politics, edited by Juan E. De Castro and Nicholas Birns

Vargas Llosa and Latin American politics, edited by Juan E. De Castro and Nicholas Birns

Label
Vargas Llosa and Latin American politics
Title
Vargas Llosa and Latin American politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Juan E. De Castro and Nicholas Birns
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written from diverse perspectives, the eleven essays that make up this book portray the Peruvian novelist not only as one of the most celebrated writers, but also as a central influence on the region's political evolution. This book studies the fiction and journalism of Vargas Llosa in the context of his political thought.--[book cover]
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ8498.32.A65
LC item number
Z945 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Castro, Juan E.
  • Birns, Nicholas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vargas Llosa, Mario
  • Vargas Llosa, Mario
  • Latin America
Label
Vargas Llosa and Latin American politics, edited by Juan E. De Castro and Nicholas Birns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mr. Vargas Llosa goes to Washington / Juan E. De Castro -- The wars of an old-fashioned (neoliberal) gentleman / Fabiola Escárzaga -- Let's make owners and entrepreneurs: glimpses of free marketeers in Vargas Llosa's novels / Jean O'Bryan Knight -- Appropriation in the backlands: is Mario Vargas Llosa at war with Euclides da Cunha? / Nicholas Birns -- Mario Vargas Llosa, the fabulist of queer cleansing / Paul Allatson -- Going native: anti-indigenism in Vargas Llosa's The storyteller and Death in the Andes / Ignacio López-Calvo -- The recovered childhood: utopian liberalism and mercantilism of the skin in A fish in the water / Sergio Franco -- Sex, politics and high art: Vargas Llosa's long road to The feast of the goat / Gene H. Bell-Villada -- Humanism and criticism: The presence of French culture in Vargas Llosa's utopia / Roland Forgues -- Vargas Llosa's self-definition as 'the man who writes and thinks' / Sabine Köllmann -- Vargas Llosa and the history of ideas: avatars of a dictionary / Wilfrido H. Corral
Control code
567165965
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 235 pages
Isbn
9780230105294
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010011095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)567165965
Label
Vargas Llosa and Latin American politics, edited by Juan E. De Castro and Nicholas Birns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mr. Vargas Llosa goes to Washington / Juan E. De Castro -- The wars of an old-fashioned (neoliberal) gentleman / Fabiola Escárzaga -- Let's make owners and entrepreneurs: glimpses of free marketeers in Vargas Llosa's novels / Jean O'Bryan Knight -- Appropriation in the backlands: is Mario Vargas Llosa at war with Euclides da Cunha? / Nicholas Birns -- Mario Vargas Llosa, the fabulist of queer cleansing / Paul Allatson -- Going native: anti-indigenism in Vargas Llosa's The storyteller and Death in the Andes / Ignacio López-Calvo -- The recovered childhood: utopian liberalism and mercantilism of the skin in A fish in the water / Sergio Franco -- Sex, politics and high art: Vargas Llosa's long road to The feast of the goat / Gene H. Bell-Villada -- Humanism and criticism: The presence of French culture in Vargas Llosa's utopia / Roland Forgues -- Vargas Llosa's self-definition as 'the man who writes and thinks' / Sabine Köllmann -- Vargas Llosa and the history of ideas: avatars of a dictionary / Wilfrido H. Corral
Control code
567165965
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 235 pages
Isbn
9780230105294
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010011095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)567165965

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