LA PASION SEGUN ANTIGONA PEREZ [LUIS RAFAEL SANCHEZ] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Very good condition. No writing or. This play by renowned Puerto Rican writer Sanchez is a tragedy based on the life of Olga Viscal Garriga. Get this from a library! La pasion segun Antigona Perez.. [Luis Rafael Sánchez].

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Retrieved from ” https: It has been suggested that the song itself is the real protagonist of the tale. Her life was rooted in politics and her three children.

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Wich we see a lot, even under our noses Kitziliany rated it really liked it Jun 03, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. You can help by adding to it. Cheri Lopez rated it it was amazing Dec 21, From inside the book. Just a moment while we sign you in to rarael Goodreads account.

Aug 22, Marianne Boricuan Bookworms rated it really liked it. He eventually went to Spain and earned his Doctorate in Literature infrom the Complutens Considered by many angigona be the greatest Puerto Rican playwright of modern times.

Paperbackpages. It takes the Antigone story to a different -yet similar- Latin American sahchez, at a time period where this story was a reflection of its politics.

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La pasión según Antígona Pérez

The only thing that I did not like was at the end; I thought that she actually TOLD Creon The way that the author shows how the papers and the publicity trick the civil just makes us think again that we shouldn’t believe everything we actually see seguun read. The way that he used the imaginary country that is actually very comparable with some countries of America and the Caribbean is actually really clever.


Account Options Sign in. Sanchez has written a number of widely respected plays on the tragicomic texture of Puerto Rican life, and his fiction in general is noted for its treatment and incorporation of popular culture materials.

Alejandra rated it it was amazing Mar 08, Perhaps the author is actually trying to make us aware of the situation in the present day. She was a member of the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party and an accomplished speaker who spent time in jail for her political beliefs yet, she saw herself as a simple woman with simple needs.

The bulk of Sanchez’s works have been published outside of Puerto Rico; nevertheless, he remains the island’s most important contemporary author and one of its most controversial. Cristina rated it it was amazing Mar 28, Geniz rated it really liked it Feb 24, Accessed 2 May Carmen Irizarry rated it liked it May 20, Amazing literature, if you love freedom, passion, and courage, this book is perfect for you.

Sanchez’s irreverent comedy builds on the silly lyrics of a popular song the beat of the titlewhich he develops as a synthesis of life in a “country” that is neither independent nor really a significant part of American society.

This novel moves segu a guarachaa Latin rhythm, inviting readers to imagine or learn what this beat sounds like.

La pasión según Antígona Pérez by Luis Rafael Sánchez

One aspect of this examination can be seen as a critique of Puerto Ricans who give up their culture to assimilate into the American culture as compared to Puerto Ricans who refuse to let go of their cultural identity. There he received his primary education.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kiara Irizarry rated it it was amazing Apr 02, Gabriella rated it it was amazing Apr 22, Abdiel rated it it was amazing Nov 08, Cecibelle rated it really liked it Nov 09, Vivian rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. November 17, Humacao, Puerto Rico.

Published January 28th by Editorial Cultural first published The character of Antigona was based on the life of Olga Viscal Garriga — Puerto Rico portal Literature portal Biography portal. The Americanization of Puerto Rico is explored in this work, as well as the topic of Puerto Rican politics and the political situation of the island as a swnchez.

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Born and raised in the city of Humacao, Puerto Rico. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. ;erez book was translated into English by Gregory Rabassa. The only thing that I did not like was at the end; I thought antiigona she actually TOLD Creon where she buried them, but then I realized what Luis had been telling us since the beginning the news are all lying to wash our brain and have the attitude they want us to have.