Literary Criticism

A History of Chilean Literature

by Ignacio López-Calvo
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Release Date: 2021-09-30
Genre: Literary Criticism
Pages: 400 pages
ISBN 13: 1108487378
ISBN 10: 9781108487375
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : A History of Chilean Literature written by Ignacio López-Calvo, published by which was released on 2021-09-30. Download A History of Chilean Literature Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. One of the peculiarities of Chilean literary production is the traditional centrality of its poetry (Chile has often been ... The present volume, A History of Chilean Literature, the only available up-to-date, English-language, ... -- This book covers the full range and diversity of Chilean literature from the times of the Spanish conquest to the present. By emphasizing transnational, hemispheric, and global approaches to Chilean literature, it reflects the relevance of themes such as neoliberalism, migration and exile, as well as subfields like ethnic studies, and gender and sexuality studies. It showcases the diversity of Chilean literature throughout all periods, regions, ethnocultural groups and social classes, all the while foregrounding its regional variations. Unlike previous literary histories, it maps a rich heterogeneity by including works by Chileans of indigenous, African, Jewish, Arab, Asian, and Croatian ancestries, as well as studies of literature by LGTBQ authors and Chilean Americans. Ambitious and authoritative, this book is essential reading for scholars of Chilean Literature, Latin American Literature, the Global South, and World Literature.