Gabriel García Márquez | Literature Criticism Critical Essay by Salman Rushdie

This literature criticism consists of approximately 8 pages of analysis & critique of Gabriel Garca Mrquez.
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Critical Essay by Salman Rushdie

[The opening sentence of Rushdie's essay purposely imitates García Márquez's writing style.]

We had suspected for a long time that the man Gabriel was capable of miracles, because for many years he had talked too much about angels for someone who had no wings, so that when the miracle of the printing presses occurred we nodded our heads knowingly, but of course the foreknowledge of his sorcery did not release us from its power, and under the spell of that nostalgic witchcraft we arose from our wooden benches and garden swings and ran without once drawing breath to the place where the demented printing presses were breeding books faster than fruitflies, and the books leapt into our hands without our even having to stretch out...

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