Muertes de perro

Muertes de perro None

  • Title: Muertes de perro
  • Author: Francisco Ayala
  • ISBN: 8466315578
  • Page: 419
  • Format: Paperback
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    About “Francisco Ayala

    • Francisco Ayala

      Francisco Ayala Garc a Duarte was a Spanish writer and teacher Born in Granada, he had his first novel, Tragicomedia de un hombre sin esp ritu, published when he was only nineteen At the start of the Spanish Civil War, Ayala was out of the country He returned for a brief time, later serving as secretary of the Spanish Republic s legation in Prague At the end of the civil war he moved, as an exile, to Argentina where he lived between 1939 and 1950 There he taught sociology while continuing to publish works of fiction, literary criticism and sociology, notably a three volume Tratado de la sociolog a 1947 He also lived briefly in Brazil and after 1950 in Puerto Rico, where he taught at the University of Puerto Rico He later moved to the United States, teaching in various universities, including Bryn Mawr, Princeton, New York University and Brooklyn College In 1956 he returned to visit Spain for the first time but did not return to live there till 1980 He continued to write essays and fiction on various themes into his old age Many of his writings deal with the topics of power and abuse of power In general he did not directly written about the war in Spain, but examines it instead through other periods of history Some of his works are La cabeza de cordero 1949 Muerte de perros 1958 El fondo del vaso 1962 El regreso 1992 and El escritor en su siglo 1990 In 2005, his memoirs were published, titled Recuerdos y olvidos.Ayala died in November, 2009, in Madrid, when he was 103 years old.

    753 thoughts on “Muertes de perro

    • Ayala, a sociologist who in 2009 died at age 103, saw the best and the worst of Spanish society in his long life. This novel from 1965 is written in the form of a memoir by a witness to the excesses of a totalitarian regime. There is a sardonic knowingness to the narrative--an expectation that people in power will behave badly, and that the worst will rise to the top. An amusing and disquieting novel.


    • I gave it 4 stars only because I can't give it 3.5 stars. I appreciate the art and the message of Ayala in Muertes de perro and it is an interesting read, but it won't have you glued to the story or the characters. It also isn't something I would ever re-read.


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