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Isabel Allende

Author: John Rodden
Publisher: Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, ©2011.
Series: Critical insights.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
A collection of twenty essays that offers insight into the personal life and work of author Isabel Allende.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Isabel Allende; Isabel Allende; Isabel Allende; Isabel Allende
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Rodden
ISBN: 9781587656996 158765699X
OCLC Number: 650827375
Description: xi, 366 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: On Isabel Allende / John Rodden --
Biography of Isabel Allende / Amanda Hopkinson --
The Paris Review perspective / Michael Wood for The Paris Review --
"Un puñado de críticos": navigating the critical readings of Isabel Allende's work / Beth E. Jörgensen --
The house of the spirits: a twentieth-century family chronicle / Charles Rossman --
Maryse Condé and Isabel Allende: family saga novels / María Roof --
Voices from the political abyss: Isabel Allende's The house of the spirits and the reconstruction and preservation of history and memory in 1970s Chile and beyond / Carrie Sheffield --
Family systems and national subversion in Isabel Allende's The house of the spirits / Sara E. Cooper --
Magical places in Isabel Allende's Eva luna and Cuentos de Eva Luna / Barbara Foley Buedel --
Mourning becomes Paula: the writing process as therapy for Isabel Allende / Linda S. Maier --
The metaphysics of mother/daughter renewal in La casa de los espíritus and Paula / Cherie Meacham --
Isabel Allende, fortune's daughter / John Rodden --
La hija de la fortuna: cross-dressing, travel, and gendering the self / Nadia Avendaño --
Self-portrait in sepia? Isabel Allende's technicolored life / John Rodden --
Isabel Allende in context: the erasure of boundaries / Linda Gould Levine --
Archetype, not ideology: Isabel Allende's balance of opposites / Vincent Kling --
Z/z: Isabel Allende and the mark of Zorro / Philip Swanson --
Unscrambling Allende's "Dos palabras": The self, the immigrant/writer, and social justice / Luz María Umpierre --
The cultural work of magical realism in three young adult novels / Don Latham --
"I am inventing myself all the time": Isabel Allende in her interviews / John Rodden.
Series Title: Critical insights.
Responsibility: editor, John Rodden.


A collection of twenty essays that offers insight into the personal life and work of author Isabel Allende.


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