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Último Round (Último Round #1)

4.17 of 5 stars 4.17  ·  rating details  ·  188 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Julio Cortázar ha empleado en los breves textos que componen Último Round, la técnica del collage, con recortes periodísticos, comentarios, y mezcla de poesía y prosa. Todo con un predominio humorístico: la ironía en búsqueda de una nueva expresión de la realidad.
Paperback, 296 pages
Published November 2009 by Siglo Veintiuno Editores (first published 1969)
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Franco Vite
E che altro ci si può espettare da questo colosso della letteratura mondiale?!
C'è di tutto, qua dentro, e tutto a grandissimi livelli:
letteratura, saggistica, storia dell'America latina e del jazz.
Tutto mescolato, tutto che si richiama.
Intelligenza e ironia a piene mani.
Un libro delizioso, una casa editrice coi fiocchi.
Ariel
Quick summary of "Más sobre escaleras", my favorite piece from the book:

The narrator proposes the idea of going up a flight of stairs while facing the opposite direction. The way people walk up stairs makes the whole world disappear for a moment, since everything in your field of view becomes nothing but a hypnotic succession of steps. But if you turn around and, after the feelings of awkwardness and vertigo pass, walk up the stairs on your backyard backwards, you see a moving and constantly shi
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Felipe Salazar
Un cajón de sastre con relatos, ensayos, poemas, fotos, dibujos, frases, noticias... algunas notables, otras crípticas, otras de relleno. Curioso experimento y sin duda imperdible para cualquier admirador de Cortázar. Vamos por el 2do tomo, y luego por "La vuelta al día en 80 mundos", que también es del mismo estilo.
Ossip
Gran trabajo de Cortázar y aquellos Cronopios que colaboraron voluntaria e involuntariamente.
Nolen
Aug 23, 2012 Nolen rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Nolen by: Antonio Romar
La inmiscusión terrupta,
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Julio Cortázar, born Julio Florencio Cortázar Descotte, was an Argentine author of novels and short stories. He influenced an entire generation of Latin American writers from Mexico to Argentina, and most of his best-known work was written in France, where he established himself in 1951.
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