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Author Williams, Raymond L.

Title The Columbia guide to the Latin American novel since 1945 / Raymond Leslie Williams
Published New York : Columbia University Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (392 pages)
Series The Columbia guides to literature since 1945
Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Contents Preface -- pt. 1. Introduction, chronological survey and regional survey -- Introduction to the Latin American and Caribbean novel -- Chronological survey -- Regional survey -- Conclusion : The post-1945 novel, the desire to be modern, and redemocratization -- pt. 2. Nations, topics, biographies, novels (A-Z) -- Annotated bibliography -- Index
Summary In this expertly crafted, richly detailed guide, Raymond Leslie Williams explores the cultural, political, and historical events that have shaped the Latin American and Caribbean novel since the end of World War II. In addition to works originally composed in English, Williams covers novels written in Spanish, Portuguese, French, Dutch, and Haitian Creole, and traces the profound influence of modernization, revolution, and democratization on the writing of this era. Beginning in 1945, Williams introduces major trends by region, including the Caribbean and U.S. Latino novel, the M
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-365) and index
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Subject Latin American fiction -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography.
Latin American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Bio-bibliography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0231501692 (electronic bk.)
9780231501699 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)