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Las cuidades imaginarias - en la literatura latinoamericana (Spanish Text) - by Gisela Heffes

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Gisela Heffes is not only dedicated to analyzing and traversing the imaginary cities of other Latin Americans, but also invents them, in fiction elsewhere, she is the author of Ischia, Prague and Brussels, a novelistic trilogy published by Beatriz Viterbo.

Hoy la ciudad está en primer plano. Y me refiero a la literatura. Lo que antes era una oposición entre la literatura rural y la urbana se ha borrado: la urbana se ha tragado a la rural para transformarse y poder incluir todas sus violencias y barbaries. Hoy, es como si un personaje de Rulfo se desplazara por el DF. En este contexto donde todo es urbano, incluido lo rural, en este libro, Gisela Heffes traza una historia de la imaginación urbana a través de las ciudades imaginarias que los latinoamericanos concibieron. Una historia latinoamericana de la imaginación utópica, liberadora, futurista, y también de la imaginación del presente. El recorrido es sinuoso. Una bibliografía total y exhaustiva y una reflexión que no cesa acompañan ese recorrido.

Caminar por las ciudades: por Argirópolis, por Locópolis, por Planetaria, por Villautopía, por Angosta y por muchas otras, es al mismo tiempo sentir lo literario, lo político y lo social en conjunción, casi en fusión. Y esta es una de las hipótesis de este libro.

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Author(s):
Gisela Heffes
Condition:
As new
Edition:
1st 2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9789508452344
Number of pages:
0
Title:
Las cuidades imaginarias en la literatura latinoamericana

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Gisela Heffes is not only dedicated to analyzing and traversing the imaginary cities of other Latin Americans, but also invents them, in fiction elsewhere, she is the author of Ischia, Prague and Brussels, a novelistic trilogy published by Beatriz Viterbo.

Hoy la ciudad está en primer plano. Y me refiero a la literatura. Lo que antes era una oposición entre la literatura rural y la urbana se ha borrado: la urbana se ha tragado a la rural para transformarse y poder incluir todas sus violencias y barbaries. Hoy, es como si un personaje de Rulfo se desplazara por el DF. En este contexto donde todo es urbano, incluido lo rural, en este libro, Gisela Heffes traza una historia de la imaginación urbana a través de las ciudades imaginarias que los latinoamericanos concibieron. Una historia latinoamericana de la imaginación utópica, liberadora, futurista, y también de la imaginación del presente. El recorrido es sinuoso. Una bibliografía total y exhaustiva y una reflexión que no cesa acompañan ese recorrido.

Caminar por las ciudades: por Argirópolis, por Locópolis, por Planetaria, por Villautopía, por Angosta y por muchas otras, es al mismo tiempo sentir lo literario, lo político y lo social en conjunción, casi en fusión. Y esta es una de las hipótesis de este libro.

Author(s):
Gisela Heffes
Condition:
As new
Edition:
1st 2008
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9789508452344
Number of pages:
0
Title:
Las cuidades imaginarias en la literatura latinoamericana

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