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Undeniably, Juan Villoro has found in Arrecife an effective and intelligent way of consolidating himself and being taken seriously as a postmodern author in the Spanish-speaking world. Villoro also ponders the Maya’s ritual sacrifice of precious items gold, gems, babies, and adolescent virgins, all flung into the mysterious blue jungle pools called cenotessuggesting that such propitiatory acts, however horrific, were more meaningful, more humaneironically, than our toxic pursuits of techno-sophistication, financial gain, and meretricious war.

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Pero Arrecife tambien es una historia de amistad, amor y redencion. Vintage Paperback Paperback Cookbooks. Tony’s malaise is informed, from first to last, by what Villoro imagines might be present in a self-conscious Mexican mind: Vintage Paperback Paperback Children.

Arrecife imagines that the savage gods of ancient Meso-America were neither vanquished by Christian evangelization nor quelled by socio-religious syncretism; they remain, demanding our blood sacrifices.

This is a great achievement because, on the contrary, it is rigorously conventional. Skip to main content. More by Juan Villoro.


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We know that, in general, literary criticism resorts to the postmodern label when it seeks to quickly classify those works that are characterized by a fragmentary style, open endings, and an obsession with the present mass media, sports, fashion, and entertainment.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Arrecife Reef,the latest offering from acclaimed Mexican writer arrecife juan villoro journalist Juan Villoro—author of numerous articles, essays, short stories, novels, and books for children—is a gripping tale of human corruption and postmodern nihilism. Taking Pictures, Telling Stories. From that moment, we discover that behind this exotic resort designed for frivolous tourists, where everything appears to happen in an impregnable bubble, emerges the violent reality of the Mexican drug cartels.


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English Choose a language for shopping. Arrecife by Juan Villoro A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. With Arrecifethe reader has the impression of being in the villpro of an author who exerts himself to be current, to be up-to-date with the themes that characterize any postmodern arecife. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

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Prison Poetry in Sighet, Romania. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Showing of 1 reviews. Show More Argecife Less. Arrecife is also a story of friendship, love and redemption. Paradoxically, their attempts to rewrite their vjlloro and deform their lives, leads to unlikely consequences, turning their pasts into something unacceptable.