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Title Magical realism / editor, Ignacio López-Calvo, University of California, Merced.

Publication Info. Ipswich, Massachusetts : Salem Press, a division of EBSCO Information Services, Inc. ; Amenia, NY : Grey House Publishing, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 Central Library - Circulating Collection  PN56.M24 M34 2014    Available
Edition [First edition].
Description xxxi, 239 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Critical insights
Critical insights.
Note Edition statement supplied by publisher.
Contents About this volume ; On magical realism as in international phenomenon in the twenty-first century / Ignacio López-Calvo -- Theories of magical realism / Erik Camayd-Freixas -- Magical realism and its discontents / Juan E. De Castro -- Magical realism and subaltern studies / Maggie Ann Bowers -- Magic and realism in history : magical realism vs. the fantastic today / Gene H. Bell-Villada -- When magical realism loses its spell : revisiting Gabriel García Márquez's Of love and other demons / Rudyard J. Alcocer -- The plague of modernity : Macondo, Inc. and the branding of "magical" Latin America / Martín Camps -- History, ethnography, and magical realism in Marcio Veloz Maggiolo's The diffuse biography of Sombra Castañeda / Fernando Valerio-Holguín -- The construction of the magic and the role of popular religion in the Caribbean context / Ángel L. Estévez -- The unbearable weight of being in Daniel Galera and Rafael Coutinho's Cachalote / David William Foster -- Underdogs and beautiful lies : magical realism in the second world / Nicholas Birns -- Proliferation : the case for magical realisms from Oyeyemi's The Icarus girl / Kim Anderson Sasser -- Panthers and jaguars : realism and responsibility in Salman Rushdie's Shame / Rachel Trousdale -- The shadow of magical realism in José Luis Cuerda's 1980s films / Ignacio López-Calvo.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Magic realism (Literature) -- History and criticism.
Latin American literature -- History and criticism.
Comparative literature.
Added Author López-Calvo, Ignacio, editor.
ISBN 9781619254138
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