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Cómo escribía Borges: un cuento y un poema

Balderston, Daniel (2017) Cómo escribía Borges: un cuento y un poema. Lo que los archivos cuentan (5). ISSN 1688-9827

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This article focuses on a notebook of the brand "33 Orientales" that Borges used in 1940, in Uruguay, when he wrote the first draft of the famous story "Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius" and the poem "La noche cíclica" (The Cyclical Night). It elucidates Borges's writing process and shows the importance of some of his philosophical reading in the composition of the two texts, as well as arguing for a relation between them.


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Item Type: Article
Status: Published
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Balderston, Danieldbalder@pitt.edudbalder@pitt.edu0000-0002-7619-9808
Centers: Other Centers, Institutes, Offices, or Units > Center for Latin American Studies
Date: 2017
Date Type: Publication
Journal or Publication Title: Lo que los archivos cuentan
Number: 5
Publisher: Biblioteca Nacional, Montevideo, Uruguay
Schools and Programs: Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences > Hispanic Languages and Literatures
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1688-9827
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Article Type: Essay
Date Deposited: 09 Jan 2018 14:57
Last Modified: 09 Jan 2018 14:57


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