Sorry, this document isn’t available for viewing at this time. In the meantime, you can download the document by clicking the ‘Download’ button above. Loading. Title, Arrecife Volume of Narrativas hispánicas. Author, Juan Villoro. Publisher, Editorial Anagrama, ISBN,, Length, Find great deals for Arrecife by Juan Villoro. Arrecife (Reef, ), the latest offering from acclaimed Mexican writer and journalist Juan Villoro—author of numerous articles, essays, short stories, novels, .

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However, Arrecife is also a novel about friendship and redemption. Skip to main content. Arrecife imagines that the savage gods of ancient Meso-America were neither vanquished by Christian evangelization nor quelled by socio-religious syncretism; they remain, demanding our blood sacrifices. Juan Villoro is increasingly regarded as one of the most important Latin American writers working today.

It is no accident that Juan Villoro is classified as a postmodern author. The dialogues have a dry irony and the best wit and psychological observations of Chandler. Add both to Cart Add both to List.

Tony is but a middling reflection of Pastorius, neither so gifted nor quite so manic. Even as he is forced to confront the painful memories stirred by the hellish turn of events at the resort, Tony discovers that Mario is becoming a dangerous sort of game master: Wicca Book of Spells: Subject billoro credit approval.


Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. And so Villoro’s slippery pairing of memory and imagination, danger and drollery, Thanatos and theater, becomes both rhetorical enticement and tragicomic omen. Show More Argecife Less. Efectos personales Spanish Edition Apr 6, Y a orillas de un inme. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Arrecife is a chilling, substrate work about border erasure and its many grim implications, a truly Pan-American novel, which appropriately and effectively transcends its own linguistic and cultural origins.

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Preview this item Preview this item. Will usually ship within 1 business day of receiving cleared payment — opens in a new window or arreife. Vintage Paperback Paperback Books for Children. Then, to face a crisis in the hotel business, Mario devises a plan which he regards as brilliant, but Tony thinks is ridiculous: One day someone dies: Beneath the rippling surface of a murder mystery lies a compelling drama in which a cast of painfully damaged psyches attempt to survive a dangerous series of events at villorro fetid Caribbean resort called The Pyramid, a name which invokes all the nightmarish associations of the ritual human sacrifices arreckfe in ancient Mayan history.


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Juan Villoro Find more information about: His guests fears of kidnappings, natural disasters and threats from guerrillas are enacted, all with the aim of giving them the opportunity to return to Europe or the USA with the feeling of having experienced an adrenalined filled adventure.

Tony’s dour, fragmented recollections swarm with worries about his failed love life and his increasingly fraught relationship with Mario, his best friend since childhood. From that moment, we discover that behind this exotic resort designed for frivolous tourists, where everything appears to happen in an impregnable bubble, emerges the violent reality of the Mexican drug cartels.