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El doble del bárbaro: Joserramón Meléndes

Duchesne Winter, Juan R (2011) El doble del bárbaro: Joserramón Meléndes. 80 grados.

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This exegesis of the book Contraqelarre (2010) by Puerto Rican poet Joserramón Melendes argues that his writing challenges the aesthetic sovereignty of Western Modernism precisely by 'doubling' it and thus inoculating it with his difference as a marginal, 'uncivilized' Caribbean writer.


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Item Type: Article
Status: Published
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Duchesne Winter, Juan R
Centers: University Centers > University Center for International Studies (UCIS) > Center for Latin American Studies
Date: 4 November 2011
Date Type: Publication
Access Restriction: No restriction; Release the ETD for access worldwide immediately.
Journal or Publication Title: 80 grados
Publisher: Red de Apoyo 80 Grados
Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Schools and Programs: Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences > Hispanic Languages and Literatures
Refereed: No
Uncontrolled Keywords: Puerto, Rican, Literature, Joserramón, Meléndes, Puerto, Rican, Poetry, Derrida, Deconstruction
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Article Type: Research Article
Date Deposited: 09 Nov 2015 14:17
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2020 19:10


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