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The real life of Alejandro Mayta

Mario Vargas Llosa

The real life of Alejandro Mayta

by Mario Vargas Llosa

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of, La historia de Mayta.

StatementMario Vargas Llosa ; translated by Alfred MacAdam.
The Physical Object
Pagination309p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16814194M
ISBN 100571149049
OCLC/WorldCa17441443

The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta by Mario Vargas Llosa; translated by Alfred MacAdam (Farrar, Straus & Giroux: $; pp.) By RICHARD EDER Feb. 2, Real life of Alejandro Mayta. New York: Vintage Books, (OCoLC) Named Person: Alejandro Mayta; Alejandro Mayta; Alejandro Mayta: Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mario Vargas Llosa.

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Thus, THE REAL LIFE OF ALEJANDRO MAYTA illustrates well the paradox of much post-modern literature, which allows the difficulties inherent in achieving absolute truth to become a cop out for relativistic anarchy.

As is typical with Vargas Llosa, the narrative is marked by frequent abrupt shifts back and forth in time.3/5(16). Historia de Mayta by Mario Vargas-Llosa Spanish edition Nobel laureate, Mario Vargas-Llosa has written a fictional novel on a little-known Trotskyist revolutionary named Alejandro Mayta-Avedaño, who reportedly led an abortive uprising in the Andes back in Cited by: The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta Mario Vargas Llosa Aventura press, Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa won the Nobel Prize for Literature in Widely known as an author who writes about political events in Peru, and takes a vocal position on politics throughout Latin America, this review only addresses one of the many books he has written.

The real life of Alejandro Mayta (translation of Historia de Mayta) starts with a dramatic portrayal of Peru: a country full of misery and invaded by external forces (Cubans, Boliveans and Americans).

The narrator is a journalist interested in the life of an obscure Trotskyist revolutionary deeply tormented by the injustice in his country.3/5(12).

A Reading of The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta The real opposite of Mayta in the book is Mois?s Barbi Leiva. He receives the wholehearted approval of the "author.'3 Barbi was once a member of Mayta's diminutive Trotskyite party, but later evolved away from these youthful involvements.

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Mario Vargas Llosa: Historia de Mayta (The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta) Somehow this one didn’t fully work for me. It is a very fine novel, as all Vargas Llosa’s are, but there is something missing, possibly the commitment to the people or maybe the wit.

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First published in English inthe novel probes the long and checkered history of radical politics in Latin America/5(8). The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta. The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta recounts the investigation into a failed rebellion led by Alejandro Mayta and a young military officer named Vallejos in Jauja, a town in the Peruvian highlands, in In each of the novel’s first nine chapters, an anonymous first-person narrator, a Vargas Llosa persona Cited by: 1.

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Mac Adam, Translator Farrar Straus Giroux $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.A revolutionary army is taking on the failing government and the US Marines, and the cities have become vast garbage-strewn slums.

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