Alejo Carpentier (b. 1904 Cuba)

Carpentier photo

Reading Guides:

First Reading Guide

Second Reading Guide

Third Reading Guide

Notes on Carpentier, the Baroque, and Existentialism

Carpentier Links:

Magical Realism: Definitions Several definitions of magic realism including "lo real maravilloso" by Prof. Alberto Ríos

Magic Realism Discusses the concept in a Post-colonial context.

Realismo mágico Orígenes del realismo mágico (Spanish)

Lo real maravilloso Página sobre Carpentier y lo real maravilloso (Spanish).

General Links:

Handbook of Latin American Studies On-Line Bibliography from the Library of Congress.

LANIC The essential link to any search on Latin America in the WWW.

Latin World Latin America on the Web!

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