With his surgical intelligence, Juan José Arreola exposes the shams and Confabulario total, –, of which this book is a translation. En este Confabulario -compuesto con cuentos y prosas de muy dufentes facturas e intenciones–, Juan Jose Arreola nos ofrece las diversas y fascinantes. Juan José Arreola Zúñiga (September 21, – December 3, ) was a Mexican writer In , Arreola published Confabulario, widely considered to be his first great work. It was awarded the Jalisco Literary Prize in The following.

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Confabulario Definitivo

You and I Although he never finished elementary school, he managed to teach himself to read and got a job as an apprentice to a bookbinder. The Crow Catcher Delicate, smart, and elegant these are just a bit short of being superior fiction.

Arresting and sardonic stories, with a high literary polish Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions A year later he returned to Mexico. Given that the pieces were written over a period of twenty years, that is probably the way to go about it. Confabulario Definitivo Juan Jose Arreola. Much of Arreola’s best work is here: Flower of Ancient Rhetoric Such bestiaries seem to be a very Latin American thing, but Arreola’s spin on the animals is distinctive confagulario very worthwhile.


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Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. The complete review ‘s Review:. Juan Jose Arreola died at the age of 83 in his home in Guadalajara on December 3, Balthasar Gerard From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


Schade — was Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Texas at Austin and was a noted translator. Trying to meet all your book preview and review needs.

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