Major Cuban novelists : innovation and tradition
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These chapters present a general survey of the development of the Cuban novel in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, with specific and detailed studies of the works of Alejo Carpentier, Jose Lezama Lima, and Guillermo Cabrera Infante. This study affords a review of how a novelistic tradition took form in Cuba and a more detailed appreciation of some recent outstanding achievements.
Table of Contents
Introduction -- Alejo Carpentier's timeless history -- The sensorial world of Lezama Lima -- Cabrera Infante: creation in progress -- Summary and conclusion