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Swanson, Philip 1959-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 129 publications in 3 languages and 4,031 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Actor
Classifications: PQ7082.N7, 863
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Most widely held works by Philip Swanson
Landmarks in modern Latin American fiction by Philip Swanson( Book )

37 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces readers to the evolution of modern fiction in Spanish-speaking Latin America. Presents Latin American fiction in its cultural and political contexts. Introduces debates about how to read this literature. Combines an overview of the evolution of modern Latin American fiction with detailed studies of key texts. Discusses authors such as Mario Vargas Llosa, Gabriel García Márquez, Jorge Luis Borges and Isabel Allende. Covers nation-building narratives, 'modernismo', the New Novel, the Boom, the Post-Boom, Magical Realism, Hispanic fiction in the USA, and more
The Cambridge companion to Gabriel Garciá Márquez by Philip Swanson( Book )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gabriel García Márquez is Latin America's most internationally famous and successful author, and a winner of the Nobel Prize. His oeuvre of great modern novels includes One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera. His name has become closely associated with Magical Realism, a phenomenon that has been immensely influential in world literature. This Companion includes new and probing readings of all of García Márquez's works, by leading international specialists. His life in Colombia, the context of Latin American history and culture, key themes in his works and their critical reception are explored in detail. Written for students and readers of García Márquez, the Companion is accessible for non-Spanish speakers and features a chronology and a guide to further reading. This insightful and lively book will provide an invaluable framework for the further study and enjoyment of this major figure in world literature"--
The new novel in Latin America : politics and popular culture after the boom by Philip Swanson( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, written by one of the leading European critics of Spanish American fiction, is a study of internationally renowned writers such as Puig, Vargas Llosa, Fuentes, Donoso and Sainz
The companion to Latin American studies by Philip Swanson( Book )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swanson gives a brief overview of the whole of Latin American studies. Covering topics from colonial cultures and identity to US Latino culture and issues of race, gender and sexuality, the text situates Latin America in its historical, linguistic and cultural context
Essays on Hispanic themes in honour of Edward C. Riley( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Donoso, the "boom" and beyond by Philip Swanson( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cómo leer a Gabriel García Márquez by Philip Swanson( Book )

11 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and Esperanto and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elmer( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A big, elderly hound dog named Elmer gets lost in the wilderness where he encounters Jerry, a young boy who has survived a plane crash, but is temporarily blinded. Together, they survive the elements and find their way back to civilization
Contemporary Latin American fiction : an introduction( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only joking? Gustavo Sainz and La princesa del Palacio de Hierro: funniness, identity and the post-boom by Philip Swanson( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing the present, reading the past : Cervantes, Güiraldes, Fuentes by Philip Swanson( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Fuelling conflicts : the oil industry armed conflict by Philip Swanson( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clarice Lispector and "A hora da estrela" : "féminité" or "réalité?" by Philip Swanson( )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jose Donoso: the boom and beyond by Philip Swanson( )

1 edition published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Remember the Alamo? : mexicans, texans and americans in 1960s Hollywood by Philip Swanson( )

1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Regional cerebral blood flow in people with social phobia assessed using SPECT in coregistration with MRI by Philip Swanson( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Changes in the international context of health cooperation by Samuel R Bartlett( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Variations on Veni Creator Spiritus : for trombone and organ by Philip Swanson( )

1 edition published in 1997 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vc̕timas, novela y realidad del crimen by Sb̌astien Rutš( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Landmarks in Modern Latin American Fiction (Routledge Revivals) by Philip Swanson( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Cambridge companion to Gabriel Garciá Márquez
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The Cambridge companion to Gabriel Garciá MárquezThe new novel in Latin America : politics and popular culture after the boomThe companion to Latin American studies