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Manuel Zapata Olivella and the

Manuel Zapata Olivella and the "darkening" of Latin American literature

Author: Antonio D Tillis
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2005.
Series: Afro-romance writers.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

This is an examination of the fictional work of one of Latin America's most prolific, yet overlooked, writers. Born in Colombia to parents of mixed ancestry, Zapata Olivella uses his novels to  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Tillis, Antonio D.
Manuel Zapata Olivella and the "darkening" of Latin American literature.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005008092
Named Person: Manuel Zapata Olivella; Manuel Zapata Olivella; Manuel Zapata Olivella
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Antonio D Tillis
ISBN: 0826264670 9780826264671
OCLC Number: 65177750
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (148 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Tierra mojada --
the genesis of an Africanized literary trajectory --
From region to nation to North America --
La calle 10, en Chim and Chambacú : The "Boom" in Colombian violence, hunger, resistance, and hope --
Manuel Zapata Olivella : the postmodern writer --
An exploration of postcolonial tri-ethnicity in Levántate mulato!, Las claves mágicas de América, and Changó, el gran putas --
From the Americas to Africa : Hemingway, the Death Stalker --
The darkening of Latin American literature.
Series Title: Afro-romance writers.
Responsibility: Antonio D. Tillis.
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Tillis's book represents an important continuation to the very vital scholarship of critics who have promoted and substantiated the perennial place of Zapata Olivella in Colombian, Latin American, Read more...

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