Diaz-Fernandez: The Blockhouse (El Blocao)

Diaz-Fernandez: The Blockhouse (El Blocao)


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First collection in English of a series of short stories by an influential but not well-known early 20th century Spanish author.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781910572146
Publisher: Liverpool University Press
Publication date: 08/31/2015
Edition description: Bilingual
Pages: 252
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Adolfo Campoy-Cubillo is assistant professor of Spanish at Oakland University. His research interests include the Hispanophone literature of the Maghreb, the historical novel on the Spanish Protectorate of Morocco, and the connections between Colonial Morocco and the so called Edad de Plata of Spanish literature.

Paul Southern is a literary translator and author based in the UK with major research interests in the military history of both Spain and Portugal's former African colonies is his major area of interest. He is the author of number of influential translations and books in this area.

Table of Contents

Translator's note
The Blockhouse (El Blocao)
The Pocket Watch (El Reloj)
Tryst in the Orchard (Cita en la huerta)
Red Magdalena (Magdalena Roja)
Africa at his feet (Africa a sus pies)
Death Sentence (Reo de muerte)
Love’s Convoy (Convoy de amor)
Works by José Díaz-Fernández

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