• One Hundred Years Of Solitude 2
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    31. 03. 2005 ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE There are times when surreal is so naturally expressed that it becomes real. In One Hundred Years of Solitude, Garcia Marquez perfectly combines extraordinary events with everyday life. The magic realism in Marquez's novel transforms the extraordinary into reality by the use of religion, myth and belief systems. Although these themes make the novel magical, the story is a representation of the reality of Latin America before industrialism with a Civil ...
  • Aureliano Segundo Petra One Juliana
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    Women are portrayed differently in literature depending upon the societal customs and the acceptance of women in the culture of the author. Although this is true, it is only partially so. An author is not obligated to write about his customs and norms, and in fact may use completely different ones in order to show dissent to the ones he has lived with. Gabriel Garcia Marquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude takes place in a Latin American setting. The passage (1) used from the novel in the compar...
  • One Hundred Years Of Solitude
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    Title: One Hundred Years of Solitude Question: Illustrate how the theme of the novel you read is developed and enhanced by plot, character and setting. Enhance your essay with specific references to the text. This novel seems to have multiple themes. One important theme is that every action causes a reaction, and one person's doing can result in something unpredicted. Similarly, it also seems to say that fate is bound to happen, no matter what is done to try to change it. In this novel, when Jos...
  • Literary Techniques Of Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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    Gabriel Garcia Marquez's literary techniques differ between books of fiction and non-fiction: His works of fiction incorporate "magical realism" while his works of non-fiction are much more objective and seem to incorporate the skills used by journalists. The books I will be analyzing are: "News of a Kidnapping" and "One Hundred Years of Solitude."News of a Kidnapping" is a book of non-fiction by Gabriel Marquez concerning Columbian national events beginning in the 1980 s. During this time, the ...