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Published: 10 October 2017

224 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198794714

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Postcolonial Borges

Argument and Artistry

Robin Fiddian

  • Traces the political profile of Jorge Luis Borges, Argentina's most celebrated literary author of the twentieth century
  • Covers over six decades of writing by Borges
  • Considers essays and poetry, as well as the more familiar prose fictions
  • Refines perceptions of Borges as a political, as well as a philosophical writer
  • Situates Borges in the context of Latin American politics and cultures
  • Identifies features that are unique to Borges's literary profile