Writing Paris : urban topographies of desire in contemporary Latin American fiction / Marcy E. Schwartz.

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Main Author: Schwartz, Marcy E., 1958-
Format: eBook
Published: Albany : SUNY Press, ©1999.
Series:SUNY series in Latin American and Iberian thought and culture.
Table of Contents:
  • List of Illustrations
  • 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 Cortazar's Short Fiction
  • The Immovable Feast
  • Paris and Politics in Manuel Scorza's La danza inmovil
  • On 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 Cadiz
  • Paris Under Her Skin
  • Luisa Futoransky's Urban Inscriptions of Exile
  • Epilogue.