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Latin American Horror

Citation

Ordiz I & Casanova-Vizcaíno S (2020) Latin American Horror. In: The Palgrave Handbook of Contemporary Gothic. Palgrave, pp. 31-47.

Abstract
KEYWORDS Argentina Arielismo Ávalos Blacha, Leandro Bioy Casares, Adolfo bokor Bolivia Borges, Jorge Luis Boullosa, Carmen Braham, Persephone Cabiya, Pedro Calderón Fajardo, Carlos Caliban cannibals Caribbean Carpentier, Alejo civilisation and barbarism Colanzi, Liliana colonisation Columbus, Christopher conquest consumerism Cuban deterritorialisation Darío, Rubén Díaz Enciso, Adriana Dracula Eljaiek-Rodríguez, Gabriel Enríquez, Mariana environmental degradation Fantastic literature Fernández Retamar, Roberto Fiallo, Fabio Fuentes, Carlos Fuster Lavín, Ana María García Calderón, Ventura globalgothic Guaraní Haiti imperialism Jáuregui, Carlos Latin America Lazo, Norma López, Jotacé magical realism Mexico military dictatorship modernista monstrosity Montijo, Josué Mujica Láinez, Manuel multiterritorialisation Neo-colonialism Ocampo, Silvina occupation Ortega, Francisco Palma, Clemente Pérez Santiago, Omar Peru posthuman postmodernism pre-Columbian myths Puerto Rico queer Quiroga, Horacio racism Rodó, José Enrique Romero, George Schweblin, Samanta Serrano, Carmen Shua, Ana María slavery social exclusion Spanish transgressive transnational tropicalisation Turcios, Froylán Uruguay Violence White Zombie (film) Zárate, José Luis Zombies

Keywords
Contemporary Latin American Gothic, horror, vampires, zombies, cannibals

StatusPublished
Publication date13/07/2020
PublisherPalgrave
ISBN978-3-030-33136-8

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