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Get to Know Us. Thanks to a scholarship, he moved to Paris in This observation is confirmed by an earlier jotting in my notebook: A second volume soon followed, which was the result of five years of editing work by a team coordinated by Julio Premat, who wrote the introduction of the first volume. Two or three friends are waiting at the airport when I arrive, and after the formalities of customs and greetings, we undertake the car ride from the airport into the city.

Both are absolutely true, as I have had the opportunity to confirm in a single sojourn, and even in a single afternoon. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

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Its history, dark and marginal in comparison with the great accomplishments of the Orient and the Occident, teems with heroes, wise men, and tyrants. Saer’s novels frequently thematize the situation of the self-exiled writer through the figures of two twin brothers, one of whom remained in Argentina during the dictatorship, while the other, like Saer himself, moved to Paris; several of his orillqs trace their juwn and intertwining fates, along with those of a host of other characters who alternate between foreground and background from work to work.


For years they have housed me during my stays in Buenos Aires. Retrieved from ” https: He had recently retired from his position as a lecturer at the University orillax Rennesand had almost finished his final novel, La Grandewhich has since been published posthumously, along with a series of critical articles on Latin American and European writers, Trabajos Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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Even the more recent exceptions to this uniformity I am not speaking of the marginal neighborhoods that resulted from the real estate speculation of the sixties and seventies are calculated: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. In the abstract geography of the sxer, in the infinite emptiness of the desert, certain human acts, individual or collective, certain fugitive presences, have acquired the massive permanence of the pyramids and the cathedrals of Europe.

For that reason, an anonymous opposer of the tyranny invented two disparaging neologisms— lapachiento sser jacarandoso— to describe the image of the country that the usurpers in power attempted orillae exhibit to the outside world. The only urbanistic harmony of Buenos Aires lies in the fact that, like most of the cities in the Americas, it is set on a grid, and for this reason its straight streets, interrupted every hundred meters, carry on—even if sometimes their name changes at the intersection with an avenue—without any curves from where one stands until they are lost in the horizon.

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And if these acts seem to float, light in the transparent air of the plain, revealing its miragelike quality, we must not forget that, from a certain point of view, cathedrals and pyramids are no different. Product details Paperback Publisher: In Buenos Aires, incongruity is the norm.

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In Buenos Aires, during the welcome party, several guests presented me with anecdotes, references, and theories, as one would present useful tools to a traveler who is about to set out on a long, difficult voyage. In accordance with one of the two invariable and contradictory observations of the many travelers who have come to this part of the world, it was a glorious morning, sunny, warm, and without a cloud in the entire sky, which, as is well known, is more visible in the plain than in areas with more varied terrain.


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That morning, my intention was to drive beyond the city center in order to inaugurate my stay with a visit to the river; descending the Avenida Belgrano, the taxi turned north onto the Avenida 9 de Julio. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

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