Publicación: Subterranean Space in Contemporary Mexico City Literature

Liesbeth Francois, Palgrave Macmillan, 2021.

coverCovers the most important genres in city literature – the novel, the short story and the crónica – through the texts of more than forty different authors. Presents a fresh and original look on the much explored topic of the city in Latin American literature via readings of both renowned and upcoming writers. Problematizes the way in which the major presence of European and North-American cities in existing cultural analysis of the underground has shaped the debate by thoroughly examining the contextual differences brought about by the Latin American perspective.