Ciclo de lectura: El jorobadito de Roberto Arlt. Public. · Hosted by Isaias Garde. Interested. clock. Saturday, April 1, at PM – PM UTC El Jorobadito by Roberto Arlt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. El Jorobadito Y Otros Cuentos (Spanish Edition) by Roberto Arlt, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Author: Fenrihn Tojajas
Country: Sweden
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Literature
Published (Last): 3 October 2009
Pages: 243
PDF File Size: 1.70 Mb
ePub File Size: 16.73 Mb
ISBN: 575-4-93618-214-1
Downloads: 39660
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Shaktile

El jorobadito [Cuento] by Roberto Arlt. Natalia marked it as to-read Dec 28, His first novel, El juguete rabioso “Mad Toy”was the semi-autobiographical story of Silvio, a dropout who goes through a series of jorobaditoo trying to be “somebody.

Arlt’s second novel, the popular Los siete locos The Seven Madmen was rough, brutal, colloquial and surreal, a complete break from the polite, middle-class literature more typical of Argentine literature as exemplified, perhaps, by the work of Jorge Luis Borges, however innovative his work was in other respects. Maximiliano Miguez rated it it was amazing Jul korobadito, Dokter marked it as to-read Sep 07, Julio added it Sep 01, Refresh and try again.

Yareli Baas rated it really liked it Mar 23, jorobadiho Juan rated it liked it Dec 11, Published by Ciudad Seva first published German was the language commonly used at their home. Want to Read saving…. In he spent nearly a year writing as he traveled throughout Spain and North Africa, on the eve of the Spanish Civil War.

El jorobadito [Cuento] by Roberto Arlt

During his lifetime, however, Arlt was best known for his “Aguafuertes” “Etchings”the result of his contributions as a columnist – between and – to the Buenos Aires daily “El Mundo”. Carlos rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Some of the “Aguafuertes” were collected in two volumes under the titles Secretos femeninos.


Valentin added it Aug 23, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Onion rated it liked it Aug 08, Gonzalo Vazquez rated jorobadit really liked it Feb 27, The memory of his oppressive father would appear in several of his writings.

El Jorobadito

His parents were both immigrants: Oct 02, Pupi rated it it was amazing. What followed were a series of short stories and plays in which Arlt pursued his vision of bizarre, half-mad, alienated characters pursuing insane quests in a landscape of urban chaos.

Return to Book Page. Hombrecactus rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Arlt, however, predated all of them. At the time of his death, Arlt was hoping to be sent to the United States as a correspondent.

Juan Augusto Zaracho marked it as to-read Aug 13, Tatiana Orz marked it as to-read Dec 12, Trivia About El jorobadito [Cu His relationship with his father was stressful, as Karl Arlt was a very severe and austere man, by Arlt’s own account. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Be the first to ask a question about El jorobadito [Cuento]. Pablo rated it it was amazing Sep 02, Books by Roberto Arlt. Lu added it Jul 16, Dubblainn Sidhe rated it liked it Jun 28, Analogues in English literature are those who avoid literary ‘respectability’ by writing about the poor, the criminal and the mad: For example, Remo Erdosain a character at least partially based on Arlt’s own life often recalls his abusive father and how little if any support he would give him. Auggie Arsendiga added it Apr 05, Diezaeme rated it it was amazing Feb 06, Arlt used these columns to comment, in his characteristically forthright and unpretentious style, on the peculiarities, hypocrisies, strangeness and beauty of everyday life in Argentina’s capital.


El Jorobadito : Roberto Arlt :

Ezequiel rated it liked it Aug 29, The narrator’s literary and sometimes poetic zrlt contrasts sharply with the street-level slang of Mad Toy’s many colorful characters. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Los lanzallamas The Flame-Throwers was the sequel, and these two novels together are thought by many to be his greatest work. Worn out and exhausted after a lifetime of hardships, he died from a stroke on July 26, Thanks for telling us about the problem. After being expelled from school at the age of eight, Arlt became an autodidact and worked at all sorts of different odd jobs before landing a job on at a local newspaper: Yanelle Ruby added it Mar 06, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.