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Borges And His Successors

Borges
Author: Edna Aizenberg
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
ISBN: 9780826207128
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"In the first book devoted to the impact made by Borges on the contemporary aesthetic imagination, Aizenberg brings together specially commissioned essays from international scholars in a variety of disciplines to provide a wide-ranging assessment of Borges's influence on the fiction, literary theory, and arts of our time."--Publishers website.
Borges and His Successors
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Edna Aizenberg
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: University of Missouri Press
"In the first book devoted to the impact made by Borges on the contemporary aesthetic imagination, Aizenberg brings together specially commissioned essays from international scholars in a variety of disciplines to provide a wide-ranging assessment of Borges's influence on the fiction, literary theory, and arts of our time."--Publishers website.
Borges and Translation
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Sergio Gabriel Waisman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Bucknell University Press
This book studies how Borges constructs a theory of translation that plays a fundamental role in the development of Argentine literature, and which, in turn, expands the potential for writers in Latin America to create new and innovative literatures through processes of re-reading, rewriting, and mis-translation. The book analyzes Borges's
Jorge Luis Borges
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Jorge Luis Borges, Richard Burgin
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
Jorge Luis Borges, one of the indisputably great writers of the twentieth century, was born in Buenos Aires in 1899. Never having been awarded the Nobel Prize, which his readers worldwide believed he deserved, this story writer, poet, essayist, and man of letters died at age eighty-six. This anthology of
Borges
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Lisa Block de Behar
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press
Lisa Block de Behar explores the trope of quotation in the works of Jorge Luis Borges.
Signs of Borges
Language: en
Pages: 142
Authors: Sylvia Molloy, Oscar Montero, Robert Irwin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Duke University Press
Available for the first time in English, Signs of Borges is widely regarded as the best single book on the work of Jorge Luis Borges. With a critical sensibility informed by Barthes, Lacan, Foucault, Blanchot, and the entire body of Borges scholarship, Sylvia Molloy explores the problem of meaning in
Reading Borges after Benjamin
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Kate Jenckes
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press
Together with original readings of some of Benjamin’s finest essays, this book examines a series of Borges’s works as allegories of Argentine modernity.
With Borges on an Ordinary Evening in Buenos Aires
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Willis Barnstone
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Combining spirited and philosophical conversations, biographical anecdotes, citations from poetry, and literary analysis, this is a poignant portrait of Jorge Luis Borges in his later years. It presents the poet-storyteller as a figure of paradox and contradictions.
Place and Displacement in the Narrative Worlds of Jorge Luis Borges and Julio Cortázar
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Nataly Tcherepashenets
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Peter Lang
Place and Displacement in the Narrative Worlds of Jorge Luis Borges and Julio Cortázar engages the notions of place and displacement as heuristic devices for literary analysis of Borges's and Cortázar's narratives. It maps out these authors' visions of place and displacement in some of their most famous texts; locates
Borges and His Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Gene H. Bell-Villada
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-28 - Publisher: University of Texas Press
From reviews of the first edition: "A compulsively readable account of the life and works of our greatest...writer of fantasy. With a keen appreciation of Borges himself and a pleasant disregard for the critical clichés, Bell-Villada tells us all we really want to know about the modern master-from pronouncing his
Cy-Borges
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Stefan Herbrechter, Ivan Callus
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01 - Publisher: Associated University Presse
"Cy-Borges provides radically new, "posthumanist" readings of such established Borgesian fictions as "The Aleph," "The Library of Babel," "Funes the Memorious," "The Garden of Forking Paths," and "The Circular Ruins." They will be equally illuminating to readers of Hispanic and world literature, as to students of critical and cultural theory,