By Karl Posso

ISBN-10: 0708325378

ISBN-13: 9780708325377

Best often called Jorge Luis Borges’s right-hand guy, Adolfo Bioy Casares (1914–99) used to be, in his personal correct, a creative author of substantial ability. His works, frequently pushed aside summarily as brilliant fiction, at the moment are ripe for reassessment. This quantity seems at Bioy’s broad oeuvre, which deals many outstanding reflections at the 20th century’s cultural, social, and political changes, either in Argentina and additional afield. issues coated comprise Bioy’s meditations on isolation and good judgment and his enduring fascination with the effect of visible applied sciences on all inventive representation.

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