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Writers from Latin America

Gerald Martin

Writers from Latin America

by Gerald Martin

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Published by Book Trust in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Latin American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGerald Martin.
    SeriesInternational writers series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7082.N7 M345 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p. ;
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1949923M
    ISBN 100853534357
    LC Control Number90175301

    Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Martin, Gerald, Writers from Latin America. [London]: Book Trust, []. Explore our list of Latin American Mysteries & Crime Fiction Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

      At the bottom of our list of books we’d like to see in English translation, we’ve also included a selected bibliography of novels by women writers that either have been published or are in the process of being published in English—works we admire and urge you to seek Latin American authors to keep a close eye on: Magela Baoudoin (Bolivia), Alejandra Costamagna (Chile), Camila. "This pioneering work organizes a large literary area little known to North American readers. Recommended for all large Latin American and Jewish literature collections." -- Choice "At last, a comprehensive dictionary of Latin American Jewish writers, useful to historians, lovers of literature, and literary critics alike.

      Since I know so many bilingual readers seek quotes in both English and Spanish, each quote is available in both languages. If you haven’t read their books or poems, I highly suggest you add anything from these amazing Latin American writers. Their words will stay with you. READ ALSO: 10 Amazing Quotes from Latino Authors.   These books were part of a Latin American tradition of melding mysticism with political commentary, serious criticism hiding between the lines.


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