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Puig, Manuel

Overview
Works: 395 works in 2,018 publications in 15 languages and 30,298 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Political fiction  Prison films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Interviews  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Bibliographic antecedent, Instrumentalist, Other, Honoree, Performer, Conceptor, Conductor, Scenarist
Classifications: PQ7798.26.U4, 863
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Kiss of the spider woman by Manuel Puig( Book )
319 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 4,249 libraries worldwide
Sometimes they talk all night long. In the still darkness of their cell, Molina re-weaves the glittering and fragile stories of the film he loves, and the cynical Valentin listens. Valentin believes in the just cause which makes all suffering bearable; Molina believes in the magic of love which makes all else endurable. Each has always been alone, and always - especially now - in danger of betrayal. But in cell, each surrenders to the other something of himself that he has never surrendered before
Heartbreak tango : a serial by Manuel Puig( Book )
213 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 2,389 libraries worldwide
With the announcement of Juan Carlos Etchepare's death, an unusual tale of love unfolds
Betrayed by Rita Hayworth by Manuel Puig( Book )
197 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,307 libraries worldwide
Relato de la vida de una ciudad de provincias en la Argentina de los años treinta y cuarenta, el libro desvela con turbadora crudeza la alienación de una colectividad dominada por los mitos cinematográficos
Tropical night falling by Manuel Puig( Book )
57 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
Translation of: Cae la noche tropical. Two aged Argentine sisters share a life of gossip in tropical Rio
Sangre de amor correspondido by Manuel Puig( Book )
65 editions published between 1897 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,218 libraries worldwide
The Buenos Aires affair : a detective novel by Manuel Puig( Book )
88 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
This masterful and ironic detective novel concerns the abduction of a woman, an impending murder, and the dim memories of a thousand old glamour queens-Garbo, Dietrich, Veronica Lake, Rita Hayworth-all combining to make a powerful portrait of two decidedly unglamorous lives: Gladys Hebe D'Onofrio, a lonely 35-year-old sculptor, tormented by her fantasies and perpetually in search of the ideal lover; and Leo Druscovich, an outwardly confident and successful art critic, deeply troubled by a terrible guilt that surfaces in his repeated sexual failures. Taking on, exchanging, and growing into the roles of victim and criminal, their lives presented through a variety of different kinds of evidence - lists, scribbled notes, transcripts, one-sided interrogations - these two lost souls gradually find themselves entirely dependent on one another . . . and heading towards precisely the sort of violent ending a detective novel demands
Pubis angelical : a novel by Manuel Puig( Book )
89 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 965 libraries worldwide
"In this artful fusion of espionage thriller and science fiction, Manuel Puig tells one story shared by three women -- an actress in the 1930s, living in her husband's fairy-tale castle; a young woman in Mexico City in the 1970s convalescing in a hospital; and a futuristic cyborg sex slave, occupying an artificial landscape. In the haunting and mysterious language for which he is renowned, Puing explores the links between these women, as well as the links between genders and generations."--Back cover
Maldición eterna a quien lea estas páginas by Manuel Puig( Book )
47 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 701 libraries worldwide
Eternal curse on the reader of these pages by Manuel Puig( Book )
11 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 626 libraries worldwide
"In his first novel in English, Manuel Puig strikes a balance between irony and sympathy as he tells of the dealings of two men whose deceptive reminiscences recall those of the characters in his better-known Kiss of the Spider Woman. Larry, a down-out-out writer, is paid to push a wheelchair-bound Argentine political exile, Ramirez, around Greenwich Village. Through their journeys and their conversations about sex and politics, we witness the collision of two "solitary fantasy systems," revealing the men to be enmeshed in the lies that make up their bitter, shadowy symbiosis."--BOOK JACKET
Latin America : plays by George William Woodyard( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Boquitas pintadas; folletín by Manuel Puig( Book )
45 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
La cara del villano ; Recuerdo de Tijuana by Manuel Puig( Book )
12 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Bajo un manto de estrellas : pieza en dos actos ; El beso de la mujer araña : adaptación escénica realizada por el autor by Manuel Puig( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in Spanish and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Under a mantle of stars : a play in two acts by Manuel Puig( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
Into the home of a bourgeois family come two strangers on their way to a masquerade ball. Within moments, the masters of the house take their visitors for long-dead friends, the sumptuous couple turns out to be a pair of jewel thieves fleeing the police, and the daughter is trapped in a melodramatic farce in which she takes the thief to be her ex-fiance while her mother believes him to be the lover she has waited for these past twenty years
Contemporary Latin American short stories by Pat McNees( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Striking in its imagery, its history, and its breathtaking scope, Latin American fiction has finally come into its own throughout the world. Collected in this brilliant volume are thirty-five of the finest writers of this century, including: Jorge Luis Borges Carlos Fuentes Julio Cortazar Miguel Angel Asturias Gabriel Garcia Marquez Jorge Amado Octavio Paz Juan Bosch Jose Donoso Horacio Quiroga Mario Vargas Llosa Abelardo Castillo Guillermo Cabrera Infante
Mystery of the rose bouquet by Manuel Puig( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
La tajada ; Gardel, uma lembrança by Manuel Puig( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 125 libraries worldwide
"El primer texto es un guión de cine escrito en 1960; se trata de un melodrama basado en la vida de una actriz (cuya figura evoca a Eva Perón) que apasionadamente intenta socavar y subvertir el orden patriarcal. El segundo, uno de las últimos del autor, también melodramático, se ambienta en el Buenos Aires de 1915, y relata la relación de Gardel con prostitutas polacas"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Boquitas pintadas by Manuel Puig( visu )
13 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in Spanish and held by 120 libraries worldwide
"Lies, double personalities, and the evil pettiness of life in a small town converge in Leopoldo Torre Nilsson's brilliant adaptation of a novel by Manuel Puig. Nene, a married woman with two children, receives news that her childhood sweetheart, Juan Carlos, has died. She gradually pieces together a complex mosaic of his life. What emerges is a brilliant, acid-sharp portrait of a man driven by fear into a life of self-deception"--Container
Triste golondrina macho ; Amor del bueno ; Muy señor mío by Manuel Puig( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Spanish and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Manuel Puig y la tela que atrapa al lector : estudio sobre El beso de la mujer araña en su relación con los procesos receptivos y con una continuidad literaria contestataria by José Amícola( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 110 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Delledonne, Juan Manuel Puig
Manuel Puig Argentine author and screenwriter
Manuel Puig argentinischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor
Manuel Puig argentinský spisovatel
Manuel Puig Escritor
Manuel Puig pisarz argentyński
Manuel Puig qillqaq
Manuel Puig schrijver uit Argentinië (1932-1990)
Manuel Puig scrittore, drammaturgo e sceneggiatore argentino
Puig Delledonne, Juan Manuel
Puig, Juan Manuel
Puig Juan Manuel 1932-1990
Puig, M.
Puig, M. (Manuel)
Puig, Manuel
Puig, Manuel 1932-1990
Мануел Пуиг
Мануель Пуїг
Мануэль Пуиг
Пуиг, Мануэль 1932-1990
מנואל פואיג
מנואל פויג
פואיג, מנואל
פואיג, מנואל 1932-1990
مانوئل پوییق
مانوئل پوییگ
მანუელ პუიგი
마누엘 푸익
푸이그, 마누엘 1932-1990
푸익, 마누엘 1932-1990
피그, 마누엘 1932-1990
プイグ, M
プイグ, マヌエル
マヌエル・プイグ
マヌエル・プイグ アルゼンチンの作家
曼努埃尔·普伊格 阿根廷作家
普伊格, 曼努埃尓
Languages
Spanish (877)
English (238)
German (66)
French (40)
Italian (26)
Portuguese (16)
Chinese (10)
Japanese (10)
Russian (6)
Polish (4)
Korean (3)
Esperanto (2)
Hebrew (2)
Persian (1)
Catalan (1)
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