Borges, el memorioso: conversaciones de Jorge Luis Borges con Antonio Carrizo Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in , Jorge Borges was educated by an. BORGES el memorioso Conversaciones de Jorge Luis Borges con Antonio Carrizo FONDO DE C U L T U R A E C O N O M IC A M E X IC O. Get this from a library! Borges, el memorioso: conversaciones de Jorge Luis Borges con Antonio Carrizo.. [Jorge Luis Borges; Antonio Carrizo].

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Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. He returned to Buenos Aires inwhere he helped to found several avant-garde literary periodicals.

Inafter the fall of Juan Peron, whom he vigorously opposed, he was appointed director of the Argentine National Library.

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Borges regularly taught and lectured throughout the United States and Europe. His ideas have been a profound influence on writers throughout the Western world and on the most recent developments in literary and critical theory.


A prolific me,orioso of essays, short stories, and plays, Borges’s concerns are perhaps clearest in his stories. He regarded people’s endeavors to understand an incomprehensible world as fiction; hence, his fiction is metaphysical and based on what he called an esthetics of the intellect. Some critics have called him a mystic of the intellect.

Dreamtigers is considered a masterpiece. A central image in Borges’s work is the labyrinth, a mental and poetic construct, that he considered a memodioso in miniature, which human beings build and therefore believe they control but which nevertheless traps them.

In spite of Borges’s belief that people cannot understand the chaotic world, he continually attempted to do so in his writing. Much e, his work deals with people’s efforts to find the center of the labyrinth, symbolic of achieving understanding of their place in a mysterious universe.

Borges, el memorioso : conversaciones de Jorge Luis Borges con Antonio Carrizo.

In such later works as The Gold of the Tigers, Borges wrote of his lifelong descent into blindness and how it affected his perceptions of the world and himself as a writer. Borges died in Geneva in Account Options Sign in.


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