Dr. Luis Rafael Sánchez, a.k.a. “Wico” Sánchez (born ) is a Puerto Rican essayist, novelist, and short-story author who is widely considered one of the island’s most outstanding contemporary playwrights. Possibly his best known play is La Pasión según Antígona Pérez (The. La Pasión según Antigona Pérez. Written by: Luis Rafael Sánchez. Directed by: Virginia Grise. Scenic Design by: Lianne Arnold. Costume Design by: Kate Fry. Get this from a library! La pasion segun Antigona Perez.. [Luis Rafael Sánchez].
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Carmen Irizarry rated it liked it May 20, Considered by many to be the greatest Puerto Rican playwright of laa times. Nov 26, Katherine rated it it was amazing. This section needs expansion. Jul 06, Chabeli rated it liked it.
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This retelling of the greek tragedy brings it to modern times beautifully. Gabriella rated it it was amazing Apr 22, Es de notar, sin embargo, que el principio puede ser confuso, dado que es un texto teatral y no una novela.
Great book to read. Amazing literature, if you love freedom, passion, and courage, this book is perfect for you. Perhaps the author is actually trying to make us aware of the situation in the present day. It was during his days as a student at the university that he became interested in acting. But, in fact, she was a very complex woman with many facets of her personality. The Americanization of Puerto Rico is explored in this work, as well as the topic of Puerto Rican politics and the political situation of the island as a colony.
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La pasión según Antígona Pérez by Luis Rafael Sánchez
The character of Antigona was based on the life of Olga Viscal Garriga — Aug 22, Marianne Boricuan Bookworms rated it really liked it. This page was last edited on 20 Augustat The book was translated into English by Gregory Rabassa.
She stayed strong through the end which made me like her even more. He eventually went pfrez Spain and earned his Doctorate in Literature in sntigona, from the Complutens Considered by many to be the greatest Puerto Rican playwright of modern times.
This novel moves to a guarachaa Latin rhythm, inviting readers to imagine or learn what ve beat sounds like. The way that he used the imaginary country that is actually very comparable with some countries of America and the Caribbean is actually really clever.
Luis Rafael Sánchez
Born and raised in the city of Humacao, Puerto Rico. The way that the author shows how the papers and the publicity trick the civil just makes us think again that we shouldn’t believe everything we actually see or read.
Wich we see a lot, even under our noses Amazing and inspiring piece. Her life was rooted in politics and her three children. It was a great story with a very witty main character. She was a member of the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party and an accomplished speaker who spent time in jail for her political beliefs yet, she saw herself as a simple woman with simple pxsion. When I first started reading this book, I had no idea it was based on a greek tragedy.
The only thing that I did not like was at the end; I thought that she actually TOLD Creon The way that the author shows how the papers and the publicity trick the civil just antiogna us think again that pasionn shouldn’t believe everything we actually see or read.
It has been suggested that the song itself is the real protagonist of the tale. Leisha rated it liked it Apr 01, This play is a great read, with witty play on words and a genius re-imagination of the classical story of Antigone in a fictional turn of the 20th century latin american dictatorship.
Nashalee rated it really liked it Feb 28, Karib rated it it was amazing Mar 20, Jul 17, Jose Alvarez rated it it was amazing Shelves: Accessed 2 May I only wished the ending would have been longer.
He also travels to Europe and Latin Americawhere he has been involved in the teachings and works of theater. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Puerto Rico portal Literature portal Biography portal. He enrolled in the University of Puerto Rico in after graduating from high school, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree. Cheri Lopez rated it it was amazing Dec 21, Perex 18, Andrea Boria rated it liked it.
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