Описание: Frontier Road is a powerful narrative that uses the history of one road in southern Colombia to demonstrate how state-building processes and practices have depended on the production and maintenance of frontiers as inclusive-exclusive zones,
Автор: Williams Название: A History of Colombian Literature ISBN: 1107081351 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781107081352 Издательство: Cambridge Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 11502 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: In recent decades, the international recognition of Nobel Laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez has placed Colombian writing on the global literary map. A History of Colombian Literature explores the genealogy of Colombian poetry and prose from the colonial period to the present day. Beginning with a comprehensive introduction that charts the development of a national literary tradition, this History includes extensive essays that illuminate the cultural and political intricacies of Colombian literature. Organized thematically, these essays survey the multilayered verse and fiction of such diverse writers as Jose Eustacio Rivera, Tomas Carrasquilla, Alvaro Mutis, and Dario Jaramillo Agudelo. Written by a host of leading scholars, this History also devotes special attention to the lasting significance of colonialism and multiculturalism in Colombian literature. This book is of pivotal importance to the development of Colombian writing and will serve as an invaluable reference for specialists and students alike.
Автор: Restrepo Название: Colombian Criminal Justice in Crisis ISBN: 0333921631 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780333921630 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 12704 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Most people believe that criminal justice in Colombia is rife with impunity and corruption. Elvira Maria Restrepo delves beneath such beliefs to reveal a system driven at a fundamental level by fear and distrust from outside the system itself.
Описание: An expanded translation of the groundbreaking book on Colombian cinema, this work addresses not only the inadequate distribution of criticism on Colombian cinema outside Latin America, but also employs an interdisciplinary focus that combines historical, anthropological, and sociological approaches to the country's culture.