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The Cultural Legacy of Mar a Zambrano
  

The Cultural Legacy of Mar a Zambrano (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

Edited by de Ros, Xon
Edited by Omlor, Daniela

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The philosopher Mar a Zambrano (1904-1991) is one of the foremost Spanish intellectuals of the twentieth century. A disciple of Ortega y Gasset, she taught at the University of Madrid in the 1930s and joined the Republican diaspora in exile, living in M xico, Cuba, Puerto Rico, P...aris, Rome and Geneva till her return to Spain in 1984. A heterodox philosopher who conceived her role as that of an agent for ethical change, she sought to reconcile philosophy and poetry, and wrote not only essays on philosophy, but also plays, poetry, literary and art reviews, and a memoir. After the relative obscurity of her life in exile, her genius began to be recognized in the decade before her death, but she remains little known outside the Spanish-speaking world. These essays explore her legacy, offering new critical insights which draw on literature, aesthetics, gender studies, psychoanalysis, political theory and the visual arts. The editors teach modern Spanish literature at the University of Oxford, where Xon de Ros is a Tutorial Fellow at Lady Margaret Hall and Somerville College, and Daniela Omlor is a Tutorial Fellow at Lincoln College and a Lecturer at Jesus College.
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ISBN 9781781883600
Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
Publisher Legenda
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Series Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures (part: 24)
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ISBN-13 9781781883600
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Legenda
Imprint Legenda
Released 28 Sep 2018
Publication Country
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) Edited by de Ros, Xon
Edited by Omlor, Daniela
Series Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures (part: 24)
Category Literary Studies: General
Philosophy
Women's Studies
Number of Pages 232
Dimensions Width: 170mm
Height: 244mm
Spine: 12mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 376g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text History of Ideas & Popular Philosophy
ONIX Text General/trade

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