Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Understanding Julio Cortazar” as Want to Read:
Understanding Julio Cortazar
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Understanding Julio Cortazar

3.71  ·  Rating Details ·  7 Ratings  ·  1 Review
This text recounts the varied literary achievements of one of Latin America's most acclaimed and prolific 20th-century writers. Structuring his assessment around metaphors drawn from boxing, the author considers Cortazar's plays, stories, novels, political essays and poetry.
Hardcover, 222 pages
Published February 1st 2001 by University of South Carolina Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Understanding Julio Cortazar, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Understanding Julio Cortazar

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-16 of 16)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Magdelanye
Sep 19, 2013 Magdelanye rated it really liked it
This is certainly not a definitive work,nor does it give a much more comprehensive bio of the man I have come to regard as one of the most compelling authors that I have explored.You may therefore choose not to trust anything I have to say here,for quite frankly, I would find JC's laundry list fascinating. The flip side to this, is that nothing will totally satisfy my desire to know more,and this book,while it has cetainly contributed to my understanding of JC's work, and some of the circumstanc ...more
BookDB
BookDB marked it as to-read
Aug 29, 2016
Jos
Jos marked it as to-read
Jun 16, 2016
Luna
Luna marked it as to-read
Sep 21, 2015
Alexandria
Alexandria rated it liked it
Jul 01, 2015
Sofisofi
Sofisofi marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2015
Mariana Sodomka
Mariana Sodomka rated it it was amazing
Feb 12, 2015
Trish Kearns
Trish Kearns marked it as to-read
Nov 01, 2014
Fabiana Dametto
Fabiana Dametto marked it as to-read
May 29, 2014
Liz Psiaki
Liz Psiaki marked it as to-read
May 07, 2014
Melania
Melania rated it liked it
May 07, 2014
Andrea
Andrea marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2014
Susanne
Susanne rated it liked it
Feb 26, 2014
Monica Catalina
Monica Catalina marked it as to-read
Dec 06, 2013
Б.
Б. rated it really liked it
Oct 17, 2013
Diego Palomino
Diego Palomino rated it really liked it
Mar 25, 2013
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book