Antonio Benitez Rojo

By: Maria Rita Corticelli

Catalogue Number: 6V3-Y6EZ

Antonio Benitez Rojo

  • Format: Hardback
  • Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781855662551
More product information
Back to top

Buy on Tesco Direct from:

Available from Tesco Tesco

£55.00 Save £3.24

£51.76

Delivery Options

  • Delivery options will be shown at checkout (or enable JavaScript to show on this page).
E-Coupon

Clubcard Boost now on Make your vouchers go further

How does it work?

  1. Your vouchers are waiting for you at the Tesco direct checkout
  2. Add the vouchers you want to use and they will double automatically
  3. The value of your Boost vouchers will be taken from your order, saving you money

Bonus: If the value of your Boost vouchers is more than your order, you'll receive the difference in Clubcard points!

Continue shopping
seller-pdp-logo

We've carefully chosen all our Tesco Partners, to give you even more choice when you shop with us online.

  • Browse a wider range of specialist products, all in one place
  • Collect Clubcard points on every order
  • Stay protected with the Tesco Partner Guarantee – we’re here to support you when buying from an approved Tesco Partner.

Synopsis

La Revolucion cubana cambio la vida de todos los que han tenido el destino de vivirla. Ha inspirado politicos, intelectuales y escritores. Ha creado mitos y sufrimientos, exilios y rencores. Autor de cuentos, novelas y ensayos imprescindibles como La isla que se repite, Benitez Rojo es un intelectual atipico en el panorama del exilio cubano por ofrecer una vision original de los conflictos presentes, pasados y futuros de un area del mundo fascinante y compleja. Basandose en sus cartas personales y las de otros escritores e intelectuales cubanos conservadas en el archivo de la Universidad de Princeton, y en una serie de entrevistas con el mismo escritor antes de su muerte, con sus amigos y colegas, esta biografia literaria habla del viaje intelectual de Benitez Rojo desde sus exordios en el mundo intelectual cubano en 1967 hasta su muerte en Amherst, Massachusetts, en 2005. The Cuban revolution changed the lives of all who lived through it. It inspired politicians, intellectuals and writers. It created myths and miseries, exiles and rancor. The author of short stories, novels and such essential essays as The Repeating Island , Benitez Rojo is an atypical intellectual in the panorama of Cuban exile because he offers an original perspective of the past, present and future conflicts of this troubled and complex area. Based on his personal papers and on the papers of other Cuban writers and intellectuals held in the University of Princeton Special Collection archives, and on a series of interviews with Benitez Rojo himself, his friends and colleagues, this literary biography tells Benitez Rojo's journey from his emergence in the Cuban intellectual world in 1967 to his death in Amherst, Massachusetts, in 2005. Maria Rita Corticelli is an independent researcher.

Author's Biography

Independent researcher

1 1
Close overlay and continue

We value your opinion

Leave quick feedback Or Complete our survey