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Title Woman as myth and metaphor in Latin American literature / edited, with an introduction, by Carmelo Virgillo and Naomi Lindstrom.
Published Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 1985.
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 Floor4  PQ7081.A1 W65 1985    IN LIBRARY
 Floor4  PQ7081.A1 W65 1985    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 199 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-193) and index.
Contents The archetype of psychic renewal in La voragine / Richard J. Callan -- Soledade-Persephone : a cyclical myth in A Bagaceira / Fred P. Ellison -- Visual and verbal distances in the Mexican theater : the plays of Elena Garro / Sandra Messinger Cypess -- Narrative persona in Eva Peron's La razon de mi vida / David William Foster -- The female persona in the Spanish American essay : an overview / Peter G. Earle -- The presence of woman in the poetry of Octavio Paz / Ann Marie Remley Rambo -- Recovering the lost erotic priestess of Caribbean tradition / Matias Montes Huidobro -- From dusky Venus to mater Dolorosa : the female protagonist in the Cuban antislavery novel / Lorna V. Williams -- Woman as metaphorical system : an analysis of Gabriela Mistral's poem 'Fruta' / Carmelo Virgillo -- Arlt's exposition of the myth of woman / Naomi Lindstrom-- Women, men, and ambivalence within the Brazilian Literatura de Cordel / Candace Slater.
Subject Latin American literature -- History and criticism.
Women in literature.
Myth in literature.
Related Names Virgillo, Carmelo, 1934-
Lindstrom, Naomi, 1950-
ISBN 0826204600
OCLC number 11783353