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Read online Kiss of the Spider Woman.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Kiss of the Spider Woman Sometimes they talk all night long In the still darkness of their cell Molina re weaves the glittering and fragile stories of the film he loves and the cynical Valentin listens Valentin believes in the just cause which makes all suffering bearable Molina believes in the magic of love which makes all else endurable Each has always been alone and always especially now in danger of betrayal But in cell each surrenders to the other something of himself that he has never surrendered before by Manuel Puig

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Kiss of the Spider Woman
Title:Kiss of the Spider Woman
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ISBN:0679724494
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Number of Pages:281
Category:fiction, latin-american, glbt, classics
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In his first work written directly for the stage the author of i The Kiss of the Spider Woman i creates a hilarious and shocking clash of desire and reality Readers accustomed to Puig s dramatic novels will find in i Under a Mantle of Stars i a two act drama that reads like a novella Into the home of a bourgeois family come two strangers on their way to a masquerade ball Within moments the masters of the house take their visitors for long dead friends the sumptuous couple turns out to be a pair of jewel thieves fleeing the police and the daughter is trapped in a melodramatic farce in which she takes the thief to be her ex fiance while her mother believes him to be the lover she has waited for these past twenty years br br i Manuel Puig i first gained international recognition with his novel i Betrayed by Rita Hayworth i and went on to further fame and critical acclaim with i The Kiss of the Spiderwoman Under a Mantle of Stars i is his first play written directly for the stage as well as the first to be published in English br br According to the i New York Times i Puig is one of the most consistently interesting authors to have emerged anywhere during the past ten years i Newsweek i has said that Puig is both a funny writer and a tenderly elegiac one And the i Washington Post i has commented that his mastery of plot counterplot the characters scheming his own lifts Puig into the circle of his peers such as Borges and Garcia Marquez br br Ronald Christ s translation is an authentic and careful rendering of this original work The English version clearly replicates Puig s idiosyncratic forms of speech characterization and stage direction Christ has created a script that is highly theatrical interesting and playable in English i Under a Mantle of Stars i stands on its own merits it leaves us asking for more Puig as playwright and more Ronald Christ as translator Rodney Carl Reading i Latin American Theater Review i, Manuel Puig s celebrated first novel is a startling anatomy of a small town in thrall to its own petty lusts betrayals scandals thefts and gossip but most of all to the movies Centering around a boy named Toto privy to the town s secrets and always eager to fill in the ugly or upsetting moments of his childhood with Hollywood inspired fantasy i Betrayed by Rita Hayworth i is a symphony of disappointed comic bitter and bawdy voices all hemmed in by life s refusal to behave like the silver screen and is perhaps the funniest and most honest coming of age story of its time, Sometimes they talk all night long In the still darkness of their cell Molina re weaves the glittering and fragile stories of the film he loves and the cynical Valentin listens Valentin believes in the just cause which makes all suffering bearable Molina believes in the magic of love which makes all else endurable Each has always been alone and always especially now in danger of betrayal But in cell each surrenders to the other something of himself that he has never surrendered before, En a los veintitr s a os Manuel Puig deja el puerto de Buenos Aires con una beca para estudiar en el Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia de Roma Durante los seis a os de esta intensa experiencia europea env a a su familia ciento setenta y dos cartas firmadas con el apodo de Coco en las que ya se evidencia la maestr a narrativa de sus futuras novelas br br Rescatada del archivo personal del escritor esta correspondencia ensambla varias historias simult neas la del viajero sudamericano que descubre Europa la del espectador incansable que ahorra hasta la ltima moneda para poder pagar las entradas al cine o al teatro la del estudiante extranjero la del incipiente guionista la del pol glota que toma una nueva conciencia de su propia lengua Y por ltimo quiz s la m s relevante de todas la historia de una metamorfosis que convierte a Coco en el escritor Manuel Puig