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Ordinary Enchantments: Magical Realism and the Remystification of Narrative

Collection:
Gabriel Garcia Marquez (GGM)
Contributor:
Wendy B Faris (main author)
Format:
Secondary source, Books on Gabriel García Márquez
Publication Date:
2004
Published:
Nashville, TN : Vanderbilt University Press
Location:
Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
Faris, Wendy B.
Notes:
This work presents: 1) Definitions and locations: magical realism between modern and postmodern fiction. 2) "From a far source within": magical realism as defocalized narrative defocalization. 3) Encoding the ineffable: a textual poetics for magical realism. 4) "Along the knife-edge of change": magical realism and the post-colonial dynamics of alterity. 5) "Women and women and women": a feminine element in magical realism?