Tuesday, March 3, 2009
"Explosion in the Cathedral" novel by Alejo Carpentier.(CUBA)
Transcript of the natural crossbreeding between France and the Caribbean that were in the Alejo Carpentier (1904-1980), the Enlightenment (1962) is probably the most famous work of the author and without a doubt one of the tops of their narrative. Woven around the historical figure of Victor Hugues ambitious Marseilles businessman and adventurer, a supporter of Robespierre, exporter of the French Revolution and its principles to the West and the characters of Stephen and idealistic resuelta Sophia, novel, built a formidable domain language resources and narrative, is an abundant and fascinating journey through the unique series of events that triggered the revolution in the colonies and hit like a hurricane, leaving behind lives and vanities, the Antillean islands.