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Frontier fictions: La novela de la selva, 1924 and 1933

Lesley Wylie

in Colombia's Forgotten Frontier: A Literary Geography of the Putumayo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319747
eISBN:
9781781380932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319747.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter will examine two novelas de la selva set in the Putumayo - Jose Eustasio Rivera’s La voragine (1924) and César Uribe Piedrahita’s Toa (1933). Despite the wealth of geographical and ... More


Introduction

in Colonial Tropes and Postcolonial Tricks: Rewriting the Tropics in the novela de la selva

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311956
eISBN:
9781846315220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315220.001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the development of the novela de la selva — the Spanish-American Jungle Novel. It then sets out the book's purpose, which is to explore how ... More


‘Fragments of things’: the aesthetics of yagé

Lesley Wylie

in Colombia's Forgotten Frontier: A Literary Geography of the Putumayo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319747
eISBN:
9781781380932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319747.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter will focus on the important Amazonian hallucinogenic drink – yagé, also known as ayahuasca. It discusses, in turn, oral and written accounts of yage by indigenous Amazonians, Creole, and ... More


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