A major figure in the history of post-Revolutionary literature in Mexico, Juan Rulfo received international acclaim for his brilliant short novel Pedro Paramo (). The Burning Plain by Juan Rulfo Translated by George D Schade. University of Texas Press (Spanish ) Paperback First Collection. A major figure in the history of post-Revolutionary literature in Mexico, Juan Rulfo received international acclaim for his brilliant short novel Pedro Pá ramo.

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As long as you go far away, where I won’t hear anything more of you. You were that way then. The memory of your mother makes you cry, doesn’t it? Our editors will review what you’ve submitted, and if it meets our criteria, we’ll add it to the article. Somehow your body got filled with evil instead of affection. In the story “We’re Very Poor,” a rural family barely survives a massive flood that takes with it a cow that the father had hoped might someday attract a worthy suitor for his year-old daughter.


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He sweated as he talked. You always repaid us badly. But you never did anything for her.

But that doesn’t matter to me any more. Review quote Juan Rulfo’s fifteen tales of rural folk prove him to be one of the master juzn of modern Mexico Your contribution may be further edited by our staff, and its publication is subject to our final approval.

The Burning Plain, and Other Stories.

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There I’ll find somebody to take care of you. With a few bare phrases the author conveys a feeling for the bleak, harsh surroundings in which his people live.


The “Burning Plain” and Other Stories

They hope to break the guerrillas’ spines like the rotten branches of the barranca, where they’ve taken cover. Many, indeed, are short-short stories in deceptively elemental language and narrative technique; yet all have a sharp impact on the reader She thought when you grew up you’d look after her.

It reminded burninh of the real life stories of my Tio Nico.

I’m doing it for your dead mother. The Best Books of Why won’t you tell me what you see up there, Ignacio? This is one burninf the longer stories in “The Burning Plain”. And he here below. Retrieved 14 January