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Author Schwartz, Marcy E., 1958-
Title Writing Paris : urban topographies of desire in contemporary Latin American fiction / Marcy E. Schwartz.
Imprint Albany : SUNY Press, [1999]
©1999

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PQ7082.N7 S385 1999    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PQ7082.N7 S385 1999    AVAILABLE  
Author Schwartz, Marcy E., 1958-
Series SUNY series in Latin American and Iberian thought and culture
SUNY series in Latin American and Iberian thought and culture.
Subject Spanish American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Paris (France) -- In literature.
Description xiii, 182 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-178) and index.
Contents Introduction: the city as text and Paris as fiction -- Desiring Paris: the Latin American conception of the lettered city, 1840 to 1960 -- The interstices of desire: Paris as passageway in Julio Cortázar's short fiction -- The immovable feast: Paris and politics in Manuel Scorza's La Danza inmóvil -- On the border: Cultural and linguistic trespassing in Alfredo Bryce Echenique's La vida exagerada de Martín Romaña and El hombre que hablaba de Octavia de Cádiz -- Paris under her skin: Luisa Futoransky's urban inscriptions of exile.
ISBN 0791441512 (alk. paper)
0791441520 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 39291811
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction: The City As Text and Paris As Fiction1
Ch. 1Desiring Paris: The Latin American Conception of the Lettered City, 1840 to 196011
Ch. 2The Interstices of Desire: Paris As Passageway in Julio Cortazar's Short Fiction27
Ch. 3The Immovable Feast: Paris and Politics in Manuel Scorza's La danza inmovil63
Ch. 4On the Border: Cultural and Linguistic Trespassing in Alfredo Bryce Echenique's La vida exagerada de Martin Romana and El hombre que hablaba de Octavia de Cadiz89
Ch. 5Paris under Her Skin: Luisa Futoransky's Urban Inscriptions of Exile115
 Epilogue145
 Notes149
 Bibliography165
 Index179


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