Juan Goytisolo


Born
in Barcelona, Spain
January 06, 1931

Died
June 04, 2017

Genre

Influences


Desde la trilogía formada por Señas de identidad, Don Julián y Juan sin tierra, que le situó entre los mejores autores de la literatura española contemporánea, la obra narrativa de Juan Goytisolo (Barcelona, 1931) ha derivado en cada nueva singladura hacia territorios inexplorados que cuestionan siempre el género de la ficción. Esta voluntad de ir a contracorriente ha propiciado la gestación de textos tan singulares como Makbara (1980), Las virtudes del pájaro solitario (1988), La cuarentena (1991), La saga de los Marx (1993), El sitio de los sitios (1995), Las semanas del jardín (1997), Carajicomedia (2000), Telón de boca (2003) o El exiliado de aquí y allá (2008).

No obstante, Juan Goytisolo no destaca sólo como autor de ficción, sino que
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Count Julian

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The Garden of Secrets

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State of Siege

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Juan the Landless

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The Virtues of the Solitary...

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Duelo en El Paraíso

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“The vitality of a culture is in its capacity to assimilate foreign influences. The culture that's defensive and closed condemns itself to decadence.”
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“(sobre la diferencia entre el Sur y el Norte) "La diferencia entre uno y otro no es tanto de carácter como de oportunidades”
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