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It’s a very Romantic with a capital R story. Views Read Edit View history. They’re not perfect, and they probably wouldn’t have endured for more than a century and esteba half if not for their surprising originality. Customers who bought this item also bought.

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He was one of Latin America’s most important Romantic authors. Katya rated it did not like it Jun 01, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


El matadero ; La cautiva

It is mostly significant because it displays the perceived clash between “civilization and barbarism”, that is, between the European edheverria the “primitive and violent” American ways. The themes are iconic: I decided to take it back to the early days of independent Argentina, and re-read a book I first read as an undergraduate taking a class on Argentine literature the semester before departing for a year of studies in Buenos Aires.

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They find water, but then a fire sweeps across the desolate landscape. Jazmin Corona rated it did not like it Nov 22, El matadero describes the arrival of a troop of cattle to a suburban Buenos Aires slaughterhouse during Lent, a time in which the city is starved for meat and suffering mataddero the point that the benevolent dictator Rosas agreed to allow the recommencement of productive activities at the slaughterhouse.

The brutish laborers, partisans of Rosas’ Federal party, are not looked at entirely unkindly: Project Gutenberg 0 editions. He was able to look at his country and distill it into two short pieces that expressed echheverria aspects of the Argentine reality.

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Retrieved from ” https: They soon find themselves captive once again, this time to the vast and limitless desert.

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When I finished the class and went to Argentina, I was fautiva that I’d read a few of the classics and studied them under a professor who could explain them in the context of his nation’s history. Don’t have a Kindle? Domingo Faustino Sarmientoanother great Argentine writer and thinker, saw this clash as the core of Latin American culture. No current Talk conversations about this book.