[Reading] ➹ On Argentina Author Jorge Luis Borges – Bluevapours.co.uk Borges On Argentina provides vital information for anyone trying to come to grips with Latin American thought in the early twentieth century The twenty selections chosen for this collection will flesh Borges On Argentina provides vital information for anyone trying to come to grips with Latin American thought in the early twentieth century The twenty selections chosen for this collection will flesh out the vision of the young Borges betweenandThese essays constitute an important intellectual biography of one of the most influential Latin American authors of all timeFor than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English speaking world With than , titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up to date translations by award winning translators.
Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo, usually referred to as Jorge Luis Borges Spanish pronunciation xo xe lwis bo xes , was an Argentine writer and poet born in Buenos Aires In , his family moved to Switzerland where he attended school and traveled to Spain On his return to Argentina in , Borges began publishing his poems and essays in Surrealist literary journals He also worked as a librarian and public lecturer Borges was fluent in several languages He was a target of political persecution during the Peron regime, and supported the military juntas that overthrew itDue to a hereditary condition, Borges became blind in his late fifties In , he was appointed director of the National Public Library Biblioteca Nacional and professor of Literature at the University of Buenos Aires In , he came to international attention when he received the first International Publishers Prize Prix Formentor His work was translated and published widely in the United States and in Europe He died in Geneva, Switzerland, in J M Coetzee said iOS for the iPad is the biggest iOS release ever of Borges He,than anyone, renovated the language of fiction and thus opened the way to a remarkable generation of Spanish American novelists.
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- On Argentina
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- 23 December 2019 Jorge Luis Borges