By Joan L. Brown,Josefa Álvarez,Frieda H. Blackwell,Isabel Estrada,Carlos Feal
The profession of Spain's celebrated writer Carmen Martín Gaite spanned the Spanish Civil warfare, Franco's dictatorship, and the nation's transition to democracy. She wrote fiction, poetry, drama, screenplays for tv and movie, and books of literary and cultural research. the one individual to win Spain's nationwide Prize for Literature (Premio Nacional de las Letras) two times, Martín Gaite explored and combined a number of genres, from social realism to the wonderful, as she took up problems with gender, type, economics, and aesthetics in a time of political upheaval.
Part 1 ("Materials") of this quantity presents assets for teachers and a literary-historical chronology. The essays partly 2 ("Approaches") reflect on Martín Gaite's best-known novel, The again Room (El cuarto de atrás), and different works from a number of views: narratological, feminist, sociocultural, stylistic. In an appendix, the amount editor, who was once a pal of the writer, offers a brand new translation of Martín Gaite's purely autobiographical caricature, along the unique Spanish.
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Approaches to Teaching the Works of Carmen Martín Gaite (Approaches to Teaching World Literature) by Joan L. Brown,Josefa Álvarez,Frieda H. Blackwell,Isabel Estrada,Carlos Feal