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Author Dove, Patrick, 1967-
Title The catastrophe of modernity : tragedy and the nation in Latin American literature / Patrick Dove.
Published Lewisburg : Bucknell University Press, c2004.
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 Floor4  PQ7081 .D68 2004    IN LIBRARY
Description 301 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Bucknell studies in Latin American literature and theory
Bucknell studies in Latin American literature and theory.
Note Based on author's thesis (doctoral)--State University of New York at Binghamton.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 286-295) and index.
Contents The idea of tragedy : form and institution of modernity -- Visages of the other : on a phantasmatic recurrence in Borges' "El Sur" -- Exígele lo nuestro : transition and restitution in Rulfo's Pedro Páramo -- The Catastrophe of modernity : Vallejo's Trilce, between indigenism and the Avant-garde -- Heterotopic memory and the narration of disaster in Piglia.
Subject Spanish American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- Latin America.
Tragic, The, in literature.
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986. Sur.
Rulfo, Juan. Pedro Páramo.
Vallejo, César, 1892-1938. Trilce.
Piglia, Ricardo.
ISBN 0838755615 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 52601126