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Ferré, Rosario

Overview
Works: 84 works in 328 publications in 2 languages and 11,641 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Classifications: PQ7440.F45, 813.54
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The house on the lagoon by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy Puerto Rican importer discovers the manuscript of his wife's book on their families. He reads it, jotting his version of events in the margins. So is born a ruling family's saga, set against the background of the independence-versus-statehood movement, racism, class, and links to Spain
Papeles de Pandora by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
28 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this collection, Ferré introduces her major theme, the position of women in a fast-changing but still patriarchal culture
La casa de la laguna by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
34 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Narrates lives of several generations of a wealthy island family and how their social world contrasts with that of less-privileged Puerto Ricans, including those who are black or racially mixed. Female characterizations are always important in Ferré's narratives as women face lingering patriarchal values and search for their own survival strategies. The house near the lagoon serves as the main stage where some of the conflicts and contradictions of Puerto Rican society are carried out or revealed"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Eccentric neighborhoods by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The saga of two families in Puerto Rico early this century, one old money, the other new money. One lives off the land, the other is in industry, and their story is told by a woman born of a union of the two. A tale of love and family politics
Vuelo del cisne by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Se trata de la historia de una bailarina mundialmente famosa que, en el 1917, visita a Puerto Rico en gira artística y se enamora locamente de un atrevido revolucionario al que le dobla de edad"--Forro
The youngest doll by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vecindarios excéntricos by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Attempts to portray social dislocations of a Puerto Rican society transformed by the Spanish-Cuban-American War and US intervention through the lives of two island families. Ferré captures the decadence of the old Spanish world and the ascent of a new dominant class with a different outlook and values as they impact the lives of her characters"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Flight of the swan by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forced to remain in the Caribbean for three months, a world-famous Russian prima ballerina falls in love with Diamantino, "a young local revolutionary, and their passionate affair threatens the stability--indeed, the very survival--of the small, intense, and highly competitive world of the corps de ballet."--Jacket
Maldito amor, seguido de El regalo, Isolda en el espejo, La extraña muerte del capitancito Candelario by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A la sombra de tu nombre by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prl̤ogo -- Espacios existenciales : Meditacin̤ extramuros -- El paisaje de Ponce -- Correspondencias -- Una conciencia musical -- Canes de mi corazn̤ -- Los peligros del diminutivo -- Las madres kamikaze -- El oro de Coln̤ -- Tres versiones del desembarco -- La torre del homenaje -- Otra vez los magos -- Testimonio de la voz puertorriqueą -- El ms︢c︣ulo del cerebro -- ?A dn̤de fue a parar el Caribe Hilton? -- Espacios literarios: La cocina de la escritura -- Cm̤o escribir lo que no se puede decir -- Cm̤o poner un huevo -- Ofelia a la deriva en las aguas de la memoria -- De la ira a la irona̕ -- Entre Clara y Julia -- Escribir entre dos filos -- Entre el ser y el tener -- Homenajes: La fiesta de Ponce, de Rafael Ro̕s Rey -- Don Miguel Pou -- La cruz y ficcin̤ de Elizam Escobar -- Borges, el hřoe ciego -- Octavio Paz, in memoriam -- Don Enrique: ms̀ all d̀el Nobel -- La tirana̕ de la carne
Sweet diamond dust : and other stories by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: "One of Latin America's most gifted novelists".-"Washington Post Book World". A finalist for the National Book Award for her 1995 novel, "La Casa de la Laguna", Rosario Ferre is one of Latin America's most original and important writers. In the four stories that make up "Maldito Amor" Ferre explores the history of political and cultural struggle in her native Puerto Rico
Lazos de sangre by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Con la lectura de 'Lazos de sangre, ' conoceremos la realidad que se esconde bajo los trajes de seda y chiffon, las visitas a los clubes sociales y las fiestas de presentación en sociedad. Veremos lo que hay más allá de las dichas y celebraciones de un sector de la clase alta puertorriqueña del siglo XX."--Publisher's description
El coloquio de las perras by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La batalla de las vírgenes by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fábulas de la garza desangrada by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las dos Venecias by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cortázar : el romántico en su observatorio by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El árbol y sus sombras by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in Spanish and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El acomodador : una lectura fantástica de Felisberto Hernández by Rosario Ferré ( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in Spanish and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aquí cuentan las mujeres : muestra y estudio de cinco narradoras puertorriqueñas ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ferré, Josephina Rosario
Ferre, Rosario., 1938-
フェレ, ロサリオ
Languages
Spanish (165)
English (60)
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