Making waves / Mario Vargas Llosa ; edited and translated by John King

Author(s): Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936-
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Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Spanish (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1997
LC Classification: P, PQ
Physical Description: xxi, 338 p. : 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgements
Foreword
The Country of a Thousand Faces 1
When Madrid was a Village 16
Chronicle of the Cuban Revolution 20
In a Normandy Village, Remembering Paul Escobar 25
Toby, Rest in Peace 28
P'tit Pierre 32
Hemingway: The Shared Feast 37
A Visit to Bunuel 45
Luis Bunuel: A Festival of Excellent Bad Films 52
Simone de Beauvoir: Les Belles Images 55
Sebastian Salazar Bondy and the Vocation of the Writer in Peru 59
Literature is Fire 70
Literature and Exile 75
Socialism and the Tanks 79
A Visit to Karl Marx 83
Joyce's Dubliners 88
The Other Oscar 95
Doris Lessing: The Golden Notebook 99
Letter to Haydee Santamaria 105
Albert Camus and the Morality of Limits 107
Bataille or the Redemption of Evil 117
Sartre, Fierabras and Utopia 127
The Mandarin 131
Isaiah Berlin: A Hero of Our Time 144
Faulkner in Laberinto 148
William Faulkner: The Sanctuary of Evil 152
John Dos Passos: Manhattan Transfer 158
The World Cup, Spain 1982 164
The Story of a Massacre 171
Freedom for the Free? 200
Nicaragua at the Crossroads 205
My Son the Rastafarian 225
The Trumpet of Deya 245
Botero: A Sumptuous Abundance 254
Szyszlo in the Labyrinth 268
Degenerate Art 271
A Fleeting Impression of Vaclav Havel 276
Swiss Passion 281
Letter to Salman Rushdie 287
The 'People' and the 'Decent People': On Contemporary Peru 289
The Death of Che 294
Nations, Fictions 299
Saul Bellow and Chinese Whispers 305
Visual Contact 311
The Penis or Life: The Bobbitt Affair 315
The Truth of Lies 320
Index 331
Alternate Title(s): Selections.
Additional Authors: King, John, 1950-
Notes: LCCN: 97000267
ISBN: 0374200386 (hc : alk. paper)
Includes index
OCLC Number: 36307807
ISBN/ISSN: 0374200386