TITLE

Mapping Urban Sites of Resistance in Diamela Eltit's Los vigilantes

AUTHOR(S)
Selimović, Inela
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Confluencia;Spring2010, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism of the book "Los Vigilantes" by Diamela Eltit is presented. The author examines the novel's portrayal of city life and urban communities in light of city spaces and laws, focusing particularly on the experiences of homeless persons. The concept of nomadic mobility as portrayed in the novel is also examined. Several themes are discussed, including isolation, resistance, and defiance.
ACCESSION #
50883333

 

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