This is a celebrated Mexican painter and intellectual of the first half of the 20th century, and the diary represents the artits' private journal that she maintains from age of thirty-six to 1954.
This is a famous Mexican muralist who marries another painter.
Noted Mexican novelist and intellectual who writes an introduction to this book.
Sarah M. Lowe
This art historian and critic provides a beginning essay about the central character and her diary, and also provides commentary throughout.
This man is father of artist and diarist, and a noted photographer.
The Pillars of Communism
These are prominent figures in history that the central figure in this book admires.
This is a famous European painter known for his fantastic and allegorical paintings. The main character is heavily influenced by his work and in one entry, praises him as a...
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