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A universal history of infamy.

by Jorge Luis Borges

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by Norman Thomas di Giovanni.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B64818 Un, PQ7797.B635 Un
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p.
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17755169M
ISBN 100525226702
OCLC/WorldCa541339

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A Universal History of Infamy Jorge Luis Borges was born in Buenos Aires in and was educated in Europe. One of the major writers of our time, he has published many collections of poems, essays, and short stories. In, Borges shared the International Publishers’.

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Borges was a poet, essayist and short story writer. Although born in Argentina inBorges spent most of his early years in Europe until his family returned to Buenos Aires in "A Universal History of Iniquity", originally published as "A Universal History of Infamy" was published in /5(5). A Universal History of Infamy, or A Universal History of Iniquity, is a collection of short stories by Jorge Luis Borges, first published inand revised by the author in Most were published individually in the newspaper Critica between The stories (except Hombre de la esquina rosada) are fictionalised accounts of real criminals.

And ‘A Universal History of Iniquity’ is a jewel. Unlike Borges's baroque writings, these nine short tales are straight-forward and make for easy reading. For the purposes of this review and to convey the flavor of the book, here are quotes with brief comments on two of the tales.4/5(20).

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Now Rhys Hughes, a Welshman of some infamy himself, has summoned his vast storytelling powers to create A New Universal History of Infamy, with all-new historical characters as the focus of his nonfiction fictions. A Universal History of Infamy opens at LACMA on August Member Previews are August 17– Join now to experience this exhibition before it opens to the public!

A Universal History of Infamy is part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogues with Los Angeles.A Universal History of Infamy is part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles, taking place from September through January at more than 70 cultural institutions across Southern California.

Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America.Preface Written by the Welsh fabulist Rhys Hughes and published by the wonderfully named Ministry of Whimsy Press, A New Universal History of Infamy is a sequel to Borges’ classic collection of rogues and order to take the full measure of this audacious book, it is first necessary to review the history and structure of Borges’ original.