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Humor in Borges

René de Costa

Humor in Borges studies the humor embedded in the fiction of the serious and metaphysical literary figure, Jorge Luis Borges.

Hardback
Published: April 2000
ISBN: 9780814328880

Feminist Perspectives on Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz

Edited by Stephanie Merrim

Called the "Quintessence of the Baroque" and "Bridge to the Enlightenment," Mexican writer and nun Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz has also been celebrated as the "First Feminist of the New World." Feminist Perspectives on Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz fills a gap

Paperback
Published: September 1999
ISBN: 9780814322161

New Latin American Cinema, Volume 2

Studies of National Cinemas

Edited by Michael T. Martin

This volume comprises essays on the development of the New Latin American Cinema as a comparative national project.

Paperback
Published: June 1997
ISBN: 9780814325865
Hardback
Published: June 1997
ISBN: 9780814327067

New Latin American Cinema, Volume 1

Theories, Practices, and Transcontinental Articulations

Edited by Michael T. Martin

Volume One explores the formation of the New Latin American Cinema movement, its national and continental implications (including the diasporic/exilic experience) and transcontinental articulations through the writings of pioneer filmmakers and scholars.

Paperback
Published: April 1997
ISBN: 9780814325858
Hardback
Published: April 1997
ISBN: 9780814327050

The Autobiography of a Slave / Autobiografia de un Esclavo

by Juan Francisco Manzano
Introduction and Modernized Spanish Version by Ivan A. Schulman
Translated by Evelyn Picon Garfield

A heart-rendering history of the systematic, unrelenting destruction of human dignity and individual will.

Paperback
Published: January 1996
ISBN: 9780814325384

José Donoso's House of Fiction

A Dramatic Construction of Time and Place

Flora González Mandri

This text examines the multiple narrative perspectives Donoso presents and traces a transformation in Donoso's works from complex stage performance to political forum.

Hardback
Published: April 1995
ISBN: 9780814325261

Las Literaturas Hispanicas

Introduccion a su estudio: Volumen 1

Evelyn Picon Garfield
Ivan A. Schulman

This versatile three-volume set is specifically designed to introduce students of Spanish to the literature of Spain and Latin America.

Paperback
Published: December 1990
ISBN: 9780814318638

Las Literaturas Hispanicas

Introduccion a su estudio: Volumen 3: Hispanoamerica

Evelyn Picon Garfield
Ivan A. Schulman

In Volumen 3 of Las literaturas hispánicas: Introducción a su estudio, Evelyn Picon Garfield and Ivan A. Schulman include selections from more than forty Spanish American authors from the sixteenth century to the present day.

Paperback
Published: December 1990
ISBN: 9780814318652

Las Literaturas Hispanicas

Introduccion a su estudio: Volumen 2: Espana

Evelyn Picon Garfield
Ivan A. Schulman

Volumen 2: España is the second text in the series Las literaturas hispánicas: Introducción a su estudio.

Paperback
Published: December 1990
ISBN: 9780814318645

Women's Voices from Latin America

Selections from Twelve Contemporary Authors

Edited with Translations by Evelyn Picon Garfield

Selections from twelve contemporary authors.

Paperback
Published: November 1987
ISBN: 9780814319628