Isabel Allende | Literature Criticism Critical Review by Krista L. Allgood

This literature criticism consists of approximately 4 pages of analysis & critique of Isabel Allende.
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Critical Review by Krista L. Allgood

SOURCE: Allgood, Krista L. “Eroticism and Magical Realism.” English Journal 84, no. 4 (April 1995): 81-2.

In the following positive review of The Stories of Eva Luna, Allgood maintains that “although Allende's stories can be read on various levels, enjoyment can be attained on a visceral level, Allende is an incredible storyteller.”

Finding time to sneak off and read a captivating novel is, for most English teachers, a pleasure rarely enjoyed unless it is during one of those summer months we long for all year. As a college senior a couple years ago at the University of Georgia, I had the pleasure of being forced to read novels from countries all over the world in my Contemporary World Literature class. Many of the books were dry accounts of political stories from other...

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