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Author Fernández-Medina, Nicolás

Title The poetics of otherness in Antonio Machado's 'Proverbios y cantares' / Nicolás Fernández-Medina
Published Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2011


Description 1 online resource (214 pages)
Series Iberian and Latin American studies
Iberian and Latin American studies.
Contents Series Editors' Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Beyond the Lyrical and the Proverbial: Antonio Machado'sPoetic Thinking; The Problem of Subjectivity: How to Know the Self and Other; Towards Conceiving the Other: The FormativeYears; From Art to Life: Critical Inquiries and a NewPoetry; The God of Intersubjectivity; The Double Bind of Knowledge and Ignorance; Conclusion; Works Cited; Notes; Index
Summary Antonio Machado (1875-1939) is one of Spain's most original and renowned twentieth-century poets and thinkers. In The Poetics of Otherness in Antonio Machado's "Proverbios y cantares," Nicolás Fernández-Medina shows how Machado's poetry and philosophy combine in the folkloric poetry of the "Proverbios y cantares" to critique Spain's cultural milieu during the first decades of the twentieth century. More specifically, Fernández-Medina shows how the "Proverbios y cantares" reveal an important aspect of the poet's concept of Other
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-184) and index
Notes English
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Subject Machado, Antonio, 1875-1939. Proverbios y cantares
Machado, Antonio, 1875-1939 -- Criticism and interpretation
Machado, Antonio, 1875-1939
Proverbios y cantares (Machado, Antonio)
Other (Philosophy) in literature.
POETRY -- Continental European.
POETRY -- General.
Other (Philosophy) in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780708323236