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Author Black, Stanley, 1957-

Title Juan Goytisolo and the poetics of contagion : the evolution of a radical aesthetic in the later novels / Stanley Black
Published Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2001


Description 1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
Series Hispanic Studies TRAC (Textual Research and Criticism) ; v. 18
Hispanic studies TRAC ; v. 18.
Contents Title Page; Contents; Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1: Goytisolo and Literary Theory; 2: Senas de identidad; 3: Reivindicacion del conde don Julian; 4: Juan sin tierra; 5: Makbara; 6: Conclusion: After Makbara; Bibliography; Index
Summary Juan Goytisolo is arguably Spain?s foremost contemporary novelist. This book is one of the few major studies in English to examine all of his mature works, from Señas de identidad in 1966 to Las semanas del jardín, published in 1997. It focuses on the interface between the thematic content of the novels and its formal expression, viewing this as the crucial nexus of their meaning. Goytisolo?s writing is, in his own words, a?commitment of myself? for a transformation of the world?. The Poetics of Contagion dissects the nature of the relationship between writer and reader to show how Goytisol
Analysis Goytisolo, Juan, 1935- Crítica e interpretración
Notes Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--Queen's University, Belfast
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-256) and index
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Subject Goytisolo, Juan -- Criticism and interpretation
Goytisolo, Juan -- Political and social views
Goytisolo, Juan
Political and social views
Genre/Form Electronic book
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781846313387