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Eduardo Galeano Through the Looking Glass

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ISBN-10: 155164178X

ISBN-13: 9781551641782

Edition: 2002

Authors: Daniel Fischlin, Martha Nandorfy

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Eduardo Galeano is a full-length biography and critical study of his life and it exmaines all the events that have shaped his writing - from his close personal friendship with Allende, to the ongoing relationship between Galeano and Marcos.
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Book details

List price: $24.99
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Black Rose Books
Publication date: 11/27/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 450
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

List of Illustrations
The Cemetery of Words: Allen Memories, Resistance, and Restitution
Beginnings: Critiquing the "Falsified, Unseen, Betrayed Reality of the History of America"
Dangerous and Fertile Embraces: Speaking in the Name of the Other
Border Thinking and the Occidental Barbarian: Impersonating Civility
Writing Mirrors and Windows, Mapping Distortions
Literary Culture and Human Rights Theory
The Claims of the Universal
"And I Shall Do All the Evil and Damage to you that I Am Able": Rhetorical Violence, Discursive Rape, and the Requerimiento
"This Hangman's Shadow, Does it Come From My Body?": Early Modern Recognitions of Rights
The Literariness of Obedience: On the Threshold of Rights and Literary Theory
The Earth-Born Nobody: Being Human, Having Rights / Thinking Human, Thinking Rights
"The Child of No One": Gender, Imagined Families, Rights (In)Equality
The Unspeakable Legacy of Infinite Cruelty and Suffering: After Columbus, After Auschwitz, After...
"We Say No": The Politics of Style
Discrepant Engagements: Solidarity, Critical Consciousness, and Reciprocity
Through the Looking Glass: Story, Memory, and Testimonio
"The Light of Dead Stars Travels": The Writer as Storyteller
The Voice that Leaves the Mouth Behind: Stories for the Young (and) Old
"We Do Not Accept Humiliation": Crisis, Democracy, and Freedom of the Press
"The Future Has a Way of Coming from the Edges": Revisioning the Past to Envision the Future
Dissonant Histories, Literature, and the Reinvention of the Americas
History as Resistant Critique
"History Is an Incessant Metaphor": The End of the End of History
History's "Refuse": Benjamin, Galeano, and the "Power to Create"
"Deaths Without Relays": Stories about Memory and Disappearance
Dissonant History: The Carnival of Desire and Loss
Imagining Elsewhere as Here: Utoplan Ideals, Communities of Resistance, and a Time Beyond Infamy?
Writing That Conquers: "New" Worlds, "Ideal" Commonwealths, and Other Colonial Fictions
"Burn Even the Memory of It": From Utopia to Communities of Resistance
From Solitude to Solidarity: Love in the Time of Globalization
"Our Pyramids Are Words": Insurrections, Resurrections, and Magical Marxism
Is It Tomorrow? The Dream of the Blue Tiger
Works Consulted
Dangerous and Fertile Embraces 1 (1949)
Dangerous and Fertile Embraces 2, from Walking Words
The Floor Polisher, from Crisis 24 (1975)
The Coke Shack, from Crisis 24 (1975)
Luxury Vehicles, from Crisis 24 (1975)
Our North is South, from Upside Down
Greg Curnoe, "America" (1989)
Gregorio Selser, from Cuadernos de Crisis 9 (1974)
Gregorio Selser, from Cuadernos de Crisis 9 (1974)
Infinite Cruelty, from The Book of Embraces
Pedagogy of the Oppressed, from We Say No
Critical Consciousness?, Jose Francisco Borges, from Walking Words
Reciprocity?, from Walking Words
The Storyteller, from Cordel (1996)
Puno mask, from Ser Como Ellos (1997)
The Prostitute's Ascension, from Cordel (1996)
Old Man and Mirror, from La piedra arde (1980)
From Las aventuras de los jovenes dioses (1998)
Our Word is Our Weapon, from Shadows of Tender Fury (1995)
Crisis 24 (1975)
Crisis 40 (1976)
Saturnino Huilka, from Crisis 32 (1975)
Skeletons, from Upside Down
"The Little Revenge from the Periphery," Cartographies
Official History, from Crisis 55 (1987)
The End of History, from Upside Down
1er Salon de Arte Cubano Contemporaneo (1995)
Deaths Without Relays, from Crisis 43 (1986)
Tactical Frivolity, Jose Guadalupe Posada
Sonar despierto, from Crisis 41 (1986)
Resurrections, from The Book of Embraces
The Embattled Caribbean, from The Book of Embraces
The Blue Tiger: Is It Tomorrow?, from Crisis 58 (1988)
Lying in Wait, from Crisis 42 (1986)
End of Chapter Images
Eduardo Galeano, from The Book of Embraces
Eduardo Galeano, from Walking Words
Eduardo Galeano, from The Book of Embraces
Jose Planas Casas, Crisis 43 (1986)
Eduardo Galeano, from The Book of Embraces