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Desde ángulos imposibles hacia ángulos estratégicos: narrativas de la muerte, la vida y la discapacidad en La muerte me da y El huésped


Abstract From Impossible Angles Towards Strategic Ones: Narratives of Death, Life, and Disability in La Muerte me Da and El Huesped The glamour of single-handedly overcoming adversity, sidestepping obstacles, or defying the odds makes for great mystery or adventure fiction, but fails to do justice (poetic or otherwise) to lives that are both physically and conceptually "marked" by more complex challenges. From a theoretical view, a similar desire to escape or maintain the perceived "dividing line" between fact and fiction, nature and nurture, mind and body, is confronted by a diverse set of human experiences, all of which have come to be defined, and continue to define themselves, along both sides of such a divide. Disability, ty... (more)
Created Date 2014
Contributor Newland, Rachel Renee (Author) / Tompkins, Cynthia (Advisor) / Urioste-Azcorra, Carmen (Committee member) / Rosales, Jesús (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Latin American literature / Alejandra Pizarnik / Cristina Rivera Garza / Disability Studies / Guadalupe Nettel / Intertextuality / Mexico
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 154 pages
Language English
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Note M.A. Spanish 2014
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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