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The city of translation : poetry and ideology in nineteenth-century Colombia

Author: José María Rodríguez-García
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
The two principal questions that The City of Translation sets out to answer are: how did poetry, philology, catechesis, and literary translation legitimate a coterie of right-wing literati's rise to power in Colombia? And how did these men proceed to dismantle a long-standing liberal-democratic state without derogating basic constitutional freedoms? To answer those questions, Jose Maria Rodriguez Garcia investigates

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rodríguez-García, José María.
City of translation.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
(DLC) 2009052408
Named Person: Miguel Antonio Caro; Miguel Antonio Caro
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: José María Rodríguez-García
ISBN: 9780230111783 0230111785 9780230615335 0230615333
OCLC Number: 756044073
Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 261 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The Colombian lettered city: philology, ideology, translation --
The regime of translation in Caro's Colombia --
Hugo, Bello, Caro --
Regeneration without revolution: Caro contra Bolivar --
Conclusion: on lettered cities and the writing of lyric.
Responsibility: José María Rodríguez García.


A sweeping intellectual history of the relationship between literary translation, authoritarian politics, linguistic ideologies, juristic philology, religion, and poetry in late nineteenth-century  Read more...


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