By Joan L. Brown,Josefa Álvarez,Frieda H. Blackwell,Isabel Estrada,Carlos Feal
The occupation of Spain's celebrated writer Carmen Martín Gaite spanned the Spanish Civil battle, 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 variety of genres, from social realism to the glorious, as she took up problems with gender, category, 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 partially 2 ("Approaches") ponder Martín Gaite's best-known novel, The again Room (El cuarto de atrás), and different works from quite a few views: narratological, feminist, sociocultural, stylistic. In an appendix, the amount editor, who used to be a pal of the writer, offers a brand new translation of Martín Gaite's in simple terms 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