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The Burning Plain

and other Stories (Texas Pan American Series)

by Rulfo, Juan.

  • 162 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / Short Stories (single author),
  • Mexico,
  • Short stories, Mexican,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGeorge D. Schade (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9800860M
    ISBN 100292701322
    ISBN 109780292701328

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    Get this from a library! The burning plain: and other stories. [Juan Rulfo] -- A major figure in the history of post-Revolutionary literature in Mexico, Juan Rulfo received international acclaim for his brilliant short novel Pedro Páramo () and his collection of short.   “El Llano en Llamas” (“The burning plain”) is a collection of tales about life, poverty, treason and death. Rulfo captured with precision the harsh and raw rural life of the people of his hometown state, Jalisco (center-Pacific of México), during the Mexican Revolution and the Cristero Rebellion (beginning of the 20th century).4/5(19).

    1 Juan Rulfo’s “The Burning Plain” was included in his collection El llano en llamas (The Burning Plain and Other Stories). 2 The Mexican Revolution, which began after President Porfirio Díaz fixed the election results, was led by Francisco Madero, and sparked sev-eral subsequent revolts, including those led by Pancho Villa and File Size: KB. The Burning is the sixth book of the Guardians of Ga'Hoole series. It was a good story with a plotline continuing from the previous books, and a great resolution when Soren's brother and archenemy is killed. There are a few references to burning throughout the book, but not nearly as strong a theme threaded through as there was in The Shattering/5.


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First translated into English in as The Burning Plain, these starkly realistic stories create a psychologically acute portrait of poverty and dignity in the countryside at a time when Mexico was undergoing rapid industrialization following the upheavals of the Revolution.

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