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Still Booming: The Revolutionary Enclave of South and Central American Literature

Through the Skylight

With American and British literature intent on creating black-holes of postmodernity and worm-holes to the neo-neo perhaps the most sturdy literary platform of that last few decades has been the ‘boom latinoamericano.’  Spurred on by its own vangardia to challenge existing forms but not to the point of auto-collapse, the writers of the Latina American Boom took Joycean modernism and sprinkled it with the more delectable bits of postmodernism and the revolutionary experiment.  One by one, entrenched authoritarian class-derived systems were hackled and eventually gave way in a stylised coup d’état resulting in a new ruling class.  All triumphs, especially those born of anti-aristocracy sentiment, promise to usher in a new age where existence becomes more meaningful for those at the former serf level. Suddenly, the new world of Pinochet, Che Guevara and Castro brimmed with new possibilities, as the previously splintered Central and South American continent became a collective…

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MANON KUBLER. PERIODISTA , ESCRITORA EN RETIRADA. A LA SAGA DE UNA NUEVA CRONICA. PREPARO MIS BALAS. EXPULSO MIS FUEGOS. AFINO MIS LLAGAS. AVANZO. ME DEMORO. VUELVO A AVANZAR. BUSCO ESTOMAGOS QUE SUJETEN TOXICOS Y EXTREMOS. AQUI ESTOY, A LA SAGA, VIVIA Y SOBREVIVIDA PARA LA ALEGRIA DE POCOS, SALUD MANON

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