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Author Block de Behar, Lisa.
Title Borges, la pasión de una cita sin fin. English
Borges, the passion of an endless quotation / Lisa Block de Behar ; translated by William Egginton with Christopher Ray Alexander.
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, 2014.
Edition Second edition.

Author Block de Behar, Lisa.
Series SUNY series in Latin American and Iberian Thought and Culture
SUNY series in Latin American and Iberian thought and culture.
Subject Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Quotation in literature.
Alt Name Egginton, William, 1969-
RayAlexander, Christopher, 1983-
Add Title Borges
Description 1 online resource
Edition Second edition.
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Author's Introduction; Translator's Introduction to the First Edition; 1. First Words; 2. Variations on a Letter avant-la-lettre; I; II; III; 3. Paradoxa Ortodoxa; The Contradictions of Writing; To Hear Oneself or Tear Oneself Away: Where To?; A Literal Difference; Prophecy or Provocation?; The Ultrarealism of Borges; Either the Letter or the Cipher; 4. On "Ultrarealism": Borges and Bioy Casares (The Interlacing of the Imagination and Memory on the Thresholds of Other Worlds); 5. Borges and García Márquez: On How to Put Life into Words, and How to Recount Them.
6. A Complexly Woven Plot: Borges, Bioy Casares, Blanqui (Conjectures and Conjunctions at the Limits of Possible Worlds)7. Theoretical Invention in Fiction: Marvels, Miracles, and the Gazes of Miranda; A Particular History; Between Two Means; Theoretical Disenchantments: Secularization and Globalization; The Limits of Criticism; 8. The Ironies of a Blind Seer; Of Mere Titles; Blindness: A Point of View; Blind Gazes; Gallery of Photographs; 9. Symbols and the Search for Unity; 10. The Paradoxes of Paradoxes; 11. Vox in Deserto: Borges and the History of Sand; 12. The Mystery of the Name.
13. Repetitions Are No SurpriseReserved Passages; 14. The Imagination of Knowledge; 15. The Place of the Library; 16. Fiction between Fraud and Farce: Parodies and Properties of the Name; Notes; Index.
ISBN 9781438450322 (electronic bk.)
143845032X (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 874659848
Additional Format Print version: Block de Behar, Lisa. Borges, la pasión de una cita sin fin. English. Borges, the passion of an endless quotation. Second edition 9781438450315 (DLC) 2013014428 (OCoLC)841199149

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