Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
García MárquezThe Man and His Work$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Gene H. Bell-Villada

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780807833513

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: July 2014

DOI: 10.5149/9780807895382_bell-villada

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA PRESS SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.northcarolina.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright University of North Carolina Press, 2022. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in NCSO for personal use.date: 24 May 2022

Juvenilia & Apprenticeship (A Brief Interlude)

Juvenilia & Apprenticeship (A Brief Interlude)

(p.158) Eight Juvenilia & Apprenticeship (A Brief Interlude)
García Márquez

Gene H. Bell-Villada

University of North Carolina Press

In this chapter, García Márquez the apprentice and young writer is examined. The early Gabo writes mostly of death and isolation, of souls and bodies trapped in graves and dreams, much different from the Gabo who wrote his revered novel. A morose and brooding García Márquez is seen in his stories such as The Other Side of Death and Eva is Inside her Cat. Also discussed here is García Márquez's novel Leaf Storm and its resemblances to Faulkner's As I Lay Dying. Another novel examined is In Evil Hour, which García Márquez wrote before One Hundred Years of Solitude.

Keywords:   Apprentice, death, isolation, graves, dreams, Leaf Storm

North Carolina Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .