Ebook
Dutch
Osorio toont zich met deze verhalenbundel een literair meestervertellerDe verhalen ontstonden in verschillende perioden in de Argentijnse geschiedenis: tijdens het regime van Jorge Videla, een tijd van zware censuur en angst, waarin de bevolking monddood werd gemaakt; en twintig jaar later, toen de realiteit weer een gezicht en een identiteit mocht hebben. In haar verhalen thematiseert Osorio de p
Subject
Argentinië
Title
Uitweg
Author
Elsa Osorio
Translator
Rikkie Degenaar
Language
Dutch
Original language
Spanish
Original title
Callejón con salida
Edition
2
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Ambo/Anthos B.V., 2010
ISBN
9789041417497
CloudLibrary
3ku22r9

About Elsa Osorio

Elsa Osorio is an Argentinian novelist and film/television screenwriter. Osorio was born in Buenos Aires in 1953, and lived in Madrid, Spain, for 14 years before returning to Argentina in 2006.

Osorio has been awarded Argentina's highest honor for literature, the Premio Nacional de Literatura (National Prize for Literature), and her work has also won the Argentores Award for Best Comedy Screenplay, the Humor Journalism Award, and an Amnesty International Award. She has also been a finalist for the Femina Prize (France). Her sixth novel, A veinte años, Luz (1998) has been translated into 20 languages; the English-language version, My Name is Light, was first published in 2003.

Literary work

At the centre of her literary work lies an examination of contemporary Argentine history. In the process, she turns her attention in particular to the ramifications of politics for the individual, which she illustrates…Read more on Wikipedia