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Childhood in the works of Silvina Ocampo and Alejandra Pizarnik

by Fiona J. Mackintosh

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Published by Támesis in Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK, Rochester, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocampo, Silvina -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Pizarnik, Alejandra, 1936-1972 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Childhood in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [172]-190) and index.

    StatementFiona J. Mackintosh.
    SeriesColección Támesis. Serie A, Monografías ;, 196
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7797.O293 Z73 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p. ;
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3676583M
    ISBN 101855660954
    LC Control Number2003014557

    —Fiona Mackintosh, author of Childhood in the Works of Silvina Ocampo and Alejandra Pizarnik. Suzanne Jill Levine is a leading translator of Latin American literature and distinguished professor emerita at the University of California in Santa Barbara. “An aura of legendary prestige surrounds the work of Alejandra Pizarnik,” writes César Aira. Her last collection to be published before her suicide in , A Musical Hell is the first book of poems by Pizarnik to be published in its entirety in the U.S. Pizarnik writes at the edge of poetic impossibility, opening with a blues singer, expanding into silence, and closing into a theater of.

      Among several other national literary awards, Ocampo received the National Prize for Poetry in In December , Ocampo died in Buenos Aires. Works in Literary Context. As an illustrator of Borges’s poetry and his collaborator on The Book of Fantasy as well, Ocampo was inspired by Borges throughout her writing and artistic career. Silvina Ocampo | The House Made of Sugar: a short story from the collection Thus Were Their Faces | NYRB Classics | January | 13 minutes (3, words). Our latest Longreads Exclusive is a newly translated short story from Thus Were Their Faces, a collection by Silvina Ocampo, as recommended by Longreads contributor A. N. Devers, who writes.

    Encouraged by Waldo Frank and Eduardo Mallea, he founded the magazine and editorial South in , which promoted the literary works of national and international authors such as Jorge Luis Borges, Adolfo Bioy Casares, Ernesto Sabato, Silvina Ocampo, Alejandra Pizarnik, Jose Bianco, Virginia Woolf, Carl Gustav Jung, Andre Malraux, T.E. Lawrence 5/5(2).   —Fiona Mackintosh, author of Childhood in the Works of Silvina Ocampo and Alejandra Pizarnik. On Thus Were Their Faces: Selected Stories by Silvina Ocampo "Dark, masterly tales a (very good) introductionAuthor: Silvina Ocampo, Carmen Boullosa.


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