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The Plain in Flames

The Plain in Flames

by Juan Rulfo

Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292743854
Pages: 140
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 4 Mb
Date posting: 2020-09-16
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Juan Rulfo is one of the most important writers of twentieth-century Mexico, though he wrote only two books—the novel Pedro Páramo (1955) and the short story collection El llano en llamas (1953). First translated into English in 1967 as The Burning Plain, these starkly realistic stories create a psychologically acute portrait of poverty and dignity in the countryside at a time when Mexico was undergoing rapid industrialization following the upheavals of the Revolution. According to Ilan Stavans, the stories' ...