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Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Magical Realism
Examines Gabriel Garcia Marquez uses magical realism in his works.
# 93057 | 853 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Mar 08, 2007 in English (Analysis) , Literature (Spanish)


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Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his works are inextricably linked to a style of literature known as magical realism, which is a type of literature that is usually characterized by elements of the fantastic woven into the story with a serious presentation. This paper examines how Garcia Marquez uses this element in his works, such as in "One Hundred Years of Solitude" and "Leaf Storm".

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Cohn, Deborah. "The paralysis of the instant: the stagnation of history and the stylistic suspension of time in Gabriel Garcia Marquez's 'La hojarasca.'" College Literature. March 22 1999. Retrieved February 14 2006 from HighBeam Research Library Web site.
  • Fuguet, Alberto. "Magical Neoliberalism." Foreign Policy. July 01 2001. Retrieved February 14 2006 from HighBeam Research Library Web site.
  • Handelman, Jonathan. "Of Love and Other Demons." The Literary Review. June 22 1999. Retrieved February 14 2006 from HighBeam Research Library Web site.
  • Moore, Lindsay Moore. Magical Realism. Fall 1998. Retrieved February 14 2006 from:http://www.english.emory.edu/Bahri/MagicalRealism.html
  • Ruch, Allen B.; Sellman,Tamara Kaye. Magical Realism. June 02 2003. Retrieved February 14 2006 from:http://www.themodernword.com/gabo/gabo_mr.html

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