Jorge Luís Borges
Part 2Streaming Video - 1980 | Spanish
In this Part 2 of the 1980 interview for Spanish television, Nobel Prize for Literature winner Jorge Luís Borges, Argentine writer, poet and philosopher, expresses his ideas on literature and writers, past and present. Borges discusses his family, ancestors, and his blindness. He recalls verses and quotes from his prodigeous memory. His fantastical stories collected in "Fictions" and "The Aleph and Other Stories" are credited as precursors of the magic realism of later writers of the Latin American Boom. Borges's stories and poems are acclaimed as classics of 20th-century world literature.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : EDITRAMA (Firm), 
Branch Call Number: EVIDEO ACCESSVID
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (7 min., 20 sec.)) : sound, color
Language Note: In Spanish