La literatura fantástica y su reescritura en América Latina: un estudio sobre “Color del otoño” de Claudia Hernández

Through current theoretical proposals on fantastic literature, this article analyzes a short story of the Salvadoran author Claudia Hernández with the purpose to determine the way in which the fantastic aesthetic is rewritten and appropriated. In the story chosen for this study, the fantastic-allego...

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Main Author: Caamaño Morúa, Virginia
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: Escuela de Lenguas Modernas, Universidad de Costa Rica 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/rlm/article/view/19674
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/23835
Summary: Through current theoretical proposals on fantastic literature, this article analyzes a short story of the Salvadoran author Claudia Hernández with the purpose to determine the way in which the fantastic aesthetic is rewritten and appropriated. In the story chosen for this study, the fantastic-allegorical is supported by the absurdity of the situations described, which is extended and updated, acquiring great relevance as means of portraying the multiple realities and situations experienced in Latin America.