I Dreamt the Snow Was Burning

I Dreamt the Snow Was Burning Dramatizes The Final Days Of The Allende Government In Chile, Before A Military Coup Ended Democracy And Began A Period Of Violence And Torture Just like its wonderful title, Skarmeta s novel is a very poetic, dreamy affair Experimental, varied in style, syntax and tone, I Dreamt the Snow Was Burning is a challenging piece of South American political satire documenting the fall of Allende in Santiago and the military coup The plot mostly follows a group of volatile activists and political thinkers lodging at a boarding house as they welcome a young country boy intent on making his name as a footballer to the house Arturo is the epita Just like its wonderful title, Skarmeta s novel
This novel was published in 1975 and depicts imagined ordinary leftish people prior to the events of the military coup on 1973 The main characters being virgin football hopeful Arturo, and chancer Senor Pequeno aka Lecaros Several friends Negro , Fats and Sepulveda meet a sorry end The style is a typical Latin American jumble of opaque scenes linked by inferred unseen events it rapidly becomes an enjoy the language forget the plot type book I m sure perhaps that closer to the events This novel was published in 1975 and depicts imagined ordinary leftish people prior to the events of the military coup on 1973 The main characters being virgin football hopeful Arturo, and chancer Senor Pequeno aka Lecaros Several friends Negro , Fats and Sepulveda meet a sorry end The style is a typ
When this book was recommended to me I was really looking forward to it A South American football novel I d found one set in the last days of Salvador Allende before the fascist coup brought down his democratic socialist government A book written by a Chilean and published shortly after the coup a coup with a grim football connection Pinochet s thugs rounded people up in their thousands and took them to the national football stadium where they were tortured, killed, taken away and disappe When this book was recommended to me I was really looking forward to it A South American football novel I d found one set in the last days of Salvador Allende before the fascist coup brought down his democratic socialist government A book written by a Chilean and published shortly after the coup a coup wit
A story of a Chilean footballer going off on his own for the first time, obsessed with losing his virginity, and lacking the social graces to do so, set in a tense time before the Revolution Surrealistic wit
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  • Paperback
  • 220 pages
  • I Dreamt the Snow Was Burning
  • Antonio Skármeta
  • English
  • 26 September 2017
  • 0930523075