Gabriel García Márquez | Critical Essay by David Buehrer

This literature criticism consists of approximately 19 pages of analysis & critique of Gabriel García Márquez.
This section contains 5,672 words
(approx. 19 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Critical Essay by David Buehrer

SOURCE: Buehrer, David. “‘A Second Chance on Earth’: The Postmodern and the Post-apocalyptic in García Márquez's Love in the Time of Cholera.Critique 32, no. 1 (fall 1990): 15-26.

In the following essay, Buehrer discusses Love in the Time of Cholera as a postmodern novel that utilizes a traditional thematic structure.

On a day like today, my master William Faulkner said in this very place, “I refuse to admit the end of mankind.” I should not feel myself worthy of standing where he once stood were I not fully conscious that, for the first time in the history of humanity, the colossal disaster which he refused to recognize thirty-two years ago is now simply a scientific possibility. Face to face with a reality that overwhelms us, one which over man's perceptions of...

(read more)

This section contains 5,672 words
(approx. 19 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Critical Essay by David Buehrer
Copyrights
Gale
Critical Essay by David Buehrer from Gale. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook