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Borges

Jorge Luis . 1899--1986, Argentinian poet, short-story writer, and literary scholar. The short stories collected in Ficciones (1944) he described as "games with infinity"
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The sentencing came after Paulino's tearful mother addressed the court, saying Borges "should never have the opportunity to kill again, to rob another person of their life."
Quise ofrecer este descabalado y limitadisimo recuento, porque Borges esencial rehuye una seleccion cronologica, es decir, opta por un criterio en que se privilegia la obra mas influyente, esencial, de Borges: en primera instancia, incluye Ficciones y El Aleph completos, y ningun relato mas; luego, otra novedosa decision, una seleccion de ensayos que van desde Inquisiciones hasta Borges oral; por ultimo, el apartado "Poesias" ofrece una somera muestra de la lirica borgeana.
Submissions are invited for the spring 2020 issue (#49) of Variaciones Borges, which will focus on the Borges-Bioy collaborative works.
La aproximacion esceptica de Borges con respecto a la literatura mundial tambien se puede notar en su analisis, sostenido durante un periodo de cuarenta anos, de uno de los fenomenos mas locales de la literatura, la escritura (por parte de escritores urbanos con distintas agendas politicas) de poesia en habla gaucha desde 1818 (los primeros poemas gauchescos de Bartolome Hidalgo, escritos durante los comienzos de los movimientos por la independencia de Espana) hasta 1879 (la fecha de publicacion de La vuelta de Martin Fierro, la segunda parte del poema largo de Jose Hernandez).
In her book Seven Voices, Rita Guibert says that after Borges published his first book called Fervor de Buenos Aires (Fervour ofBuenos Aires) he took 50 copies of the book and gave them to Alfredo Bianchi, who was the editor of the magazine Nosotros .
Maria Esther Vazquez, who was his secretary and then his partner (in the book "The Other Borges" by Mario Paoletti) says that on one occasion, when he was with a group of ladies, and as he was walking to the bathroom, Borges said, "I am going to shake Monsignor's hand." When Borges returned from the bathroom one of the ladies reproached him, "Georgie, you don't shake hands with a monsignor.
Borges se encontro con lo sudamericano, y el era consciente de ese encuentro.
Es famoso el comienzo del "Prologo" (1) con el que Borges reedita por primera vez en tomo individual su primer libro:
The Ultimate Beneficiaries of the loan, Borges Tunisia and Borges Tunisia Export, are majority owned subsidiaries of Borges Group and specialise in the sourcing, bottling and exporting of olive oil.
On the other hand, Whitman, the singer of American democracy, whom Borges repeatedly defines as the founding father of social poetry, turns out to be a fundamental reference for the transcendental aspirations of Borges's literature.
En "Borges, lector del oriente fabuloso" (47-67), se elabora una poetica borgeana de la traduccion a partir del analisis de los ensayos que el autor argentino dedico a las traducciones de las Mil y una noches o de la Odisea.
Espadas, dagas--armas con filo--tenian un significado misterioso, talismanico para Borges; estaban impregnadas de codigos de conducta y honor predeterminados.