Pragmatic Passions: Melodrama and Latin American Social Narrative

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Serie: Ediciones de Iberoamericana
Author: Bush, Matthew
Publisher : Iberoamericana Vervuert
isbn: 9788484898351
eisbn: 9783954878147
Place of publication:  Madrid , Spain
Year: 2014


Demonstrates how melodrama is deployed as a convincing means of affectively narrating socio-political messages, yet how it also unwittingly undermines the narrative structure of paradigmatic works by Rómulo Gallegos, César Vallejo, Roberto Arlt, Jorge Amado, and Carlos Fuentes.


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