I’m taking a risk writing a review for a novel written by a Nobel prize winner in literature, Mario Vargas Llosa.
Mario Vargas Llosa is yet another great author from Latin America-to be more specific, he is originally from Peru. 986 more words
On a morning in 1961, Rafael Trujillo begins his preparations for another day as absolute dictator of the Dominican Republic. On an evening in 1961, four men wait in a parked car by the side of a road to assassinate the absolute dictator of the Dominican Republic. 1,023 more words
Only The Nude Bits! Don’t Waste Time Fast Forward & Pause! Enjoy!
“The entire Dominican Republic learned about the killing in the rapid mysterious way that news circulated from mouth to mouth and house to house and in a few hours reached the most remote corners of the county, although not a line appeared in the press, and often, as it circulated, the news transmitted by human tom-tom was coloured, diminished, exaggerated until into myth, legend, fiction, with almost no connection to real events… 1,786 more words
Animated chaos, the profound need in what was once your people, Urania, to stupefy themselves into not thinking and, perhaps, not even feeling (6)
The Feast of the Goat takes place during the end of the Trujillo dictatorship in the Dominican Republic.479 more words