With his surgical intelligence, Juan José Arreola exposes the shams and Confabulario total, –, of which this book is a translation. En este Confabulario -compuesto con cuentos y prosas de muy dufentes facturas e intenciones–, Juan Jose Arreola nos ofrece las diversas y fascinantes. Juan José Arreola Zúñiga (September 21, – December 3, ) was a Mexican writer In , Arreola published Confabulario, widely considered to be his first great work. It was awarded the Jalisco Literary Prize in The following.

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Shortly afterward, he traveled to Paris at the invitation of Louis Jouvet. This biting commentary on the follies of mankind by a noted Mexican author cuts deeply yet leaves readers laughing—at themselves as well as at others. The first arreolq is a Bestiary of some two dozen animals, each written about in no more than three or four paragraphs.

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By clicking on confabularioo you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. This book, a translation of Confabulario Totalitself a collection of twenty years worth of Arreola’s work, includes almost all of the material in the Spanish original.


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His funeral “”had an indefinable air of a jolly, merry masquerade. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. A Mexican, his confabulario a collection of fables includes straight short stories, fables, vignettes, and a bestiary in which man is seen through the characteristics of beasts.

His view is profoundly disillusioned, and he treats woman capriciously. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Los Suenos Francisco de Quevedo.

Achtungl Lebende Tiere Poesia Varia Francisco de Quevedo. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Much of Arreola’s best work is here: Such bestiaries seem to be a very Latin American thing, but Arreola’s spin on the animals is distinctive and very worthwhile.

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Inon his confagulario birthday, he was named favorite son of Guadalajara. Confabulario and Other Inventions – Canada. Account Options Sign in.


Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Letter to a Shoemaker Write a customer review. Allons voir si la rose The Map of Lost Objects Arreola went on to publish 16 more books of short stories. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

The stories in the two other sections are slightly longer, though they are still almost all very much to the point. Arreola keeps us on his toes.

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