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Arlt used these columns to comment, in his characteristically forthright and unpretentious style, on the peculiarities, hypocrisies, strangeness and beauty of everyday life in Argentina’s capital.

Los lanzallamas Ralt Flame-Throwers was the sequel, and these two novels together are thought by many to be his greatest work.

Worn out and exhausted after a lifetime of hardships, he died from a stroke on July 26, Tatiana Orz marked it as to-read Dec 12, His parents were both immigrants: Maximiliano Miguez rated it it was amazing Jul 26, Some of the “Aguafuertes” were collected in two volumes under the titles Secretos femeninos.

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The narrator’s literary and sometimes poetic language contrasts sharply with the street-level slang of Mad Toy’s many colorful characters. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. He is widely considered to be one of the founders of the modern Argentine novel; among those contemporary writers who cla His relationship with his father was stressful, as Karl Arlt was a very severe and austere man, by Arlt’s own account.


His coffin was lowered from his apartment by an operated crane, an ironic end, considering his bizarre stories. Alberto Curutchet rated it it was ok Mar 07, In he spent nearly a year writing as he traveled throughout Spain and North Africa, on the eve of the Spanish Civil War.

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Yanelle Ruby added it Mar 06, The memory of his oppressive father would appear in several of his writings. Want to Read saving…. Arlt’s second novel, the popular Los siete locos The Seven Madmen was rough, brutal, colloquial and surreal, a complete break from the polite, middle-class literature more typical of Argentine literature as exemplified, perhaps, by the work of Jorge Luis Borges, however innovative his work was in other respects.

Valentin added it Aug 23, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. At the time of his death, Arlt was hoping to be sent to the United States as a correspondent. Ezequiel rated it liked it Aug 29, Yareli Baas rated it really liked it Mar 23, Arlt, however, predated all of them.

Analogues in English literature are those who avoid literary ‘respectability’ by writing about the poor, the criminal and the mad: For example, Remo Erdosain a character at least partially based on Arlt’s own life often recalls his abusive father and how little if any support he would give him.


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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Beatriz Cumplido rated it liked it Jul 26, His first novel, El juguete rabioso “Mad Toy”was the semi-autobiographical story of Silvio, a dropout who goes through a series of adventures trying to be “somebody. What followed were a series of short stories and plays in which Arlt pursued his vision of le, half-mad, alienated joorobadito pursuing insane quests in a landscape of urban chaos.

Gonzalo Vazquez rated it really liked it Feb 27, Published by Ciudad Seva first published Carlos rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Laura marked it as to-read Jan 12, Refresh and try again. During his lifetime, however, Arlt was best known for his “Aguafuertes” “Etchings”the result of his contributions as a columnist – between and joroadito to the Buenos Aires daily “El Mundo”.

Hombrecactus rated it it was amazing Dec 14, German was the language commonly used zrlt their home. Diezaeme rated it it was amazing Feb 06, No trivia or quizzes yet.