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At the time of his death, Arlt was hoping to be sent to the United States as a correspondent. Open Preview See a Problem? Dokter marked it as to-read Sep 07, 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.

Ezequiel rated it liked it Aug 29, German was the language commonly used at their home.

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Samuel Regueira rated it liked it Feb 14, Los lanzallamas The 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, Juan rated it liked it Dec 11, Published by Ciudad Seva first published Beatriz Cumplido rated it liked it Jul 26, Lu added it Jul 16, Books by Roberto Arlt. Yanelle Ruby added it Mar 06, Onion rated it liked it Aug 08, Tatiana Orz marked it as to-read Dec 12, Julio added it Sep 01, The narrator’s literary and sometimes poetic language contrasts sharply with the street-level slang of Mad Toy’s many colorful characters.


During his lifetime, however, Arlt was best known for his “Aguafuertes” “Etchings”the result of his contributions as a columnist – between and – to the Buenos Aires daily “El Mundo”. Dubblainn Sidhe rated sl liked it Jun 28, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

His relationship with his father was stressful, as Karl Arlt was a very severe and austere man, by Arlt’s own account. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. El jorobadito [Cuento] by Roberto Arlt.

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Some of the “Aguafuertes” were collected in two volumes under the titles Secretos femeninos. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. In he spent nearly wl year writing as he traveled throughout Spain and North Africa, on the eve of the Spanish Civil War.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Analogues in English literature are those who avoid literary ‘respectability’ by writing about the poor, the criminal and the mad: Carlos rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Alberto Curutchet rated it it was ok Mar 07, Hombrecactus rated it it was amazing Dec 14, After being expelled from school at the age of eight, Arlt became an autodidact and worked at all sorts of different odd jobs before ell a job on at a local newspaper: 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.

Arlt, however, predated all of them. His coffin was lowered from his apartment by an operated crane, an ironic end, considering his bizarre stories.


El jorobadito [Cuento] by Roberto Arlt

Diezaeme rated it it was amazing Feb 06, Maximiliano Miguez rated it it was amazing Jul 26, Pablo rated it it was amazing Sep 02, No trivia or quizzes yet. What followed were a fl of short stories and plays in which Jorobadkto pursued his vision of bizarre, half-mad, alienated characters pursuing insane quests in a landscape of urban chaos.

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Ciclo de lectura: El jorobadito de Roberto Arlt

The memory of his oppressive father would appear in several of his writings. Refresh and try again. 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 Jorobadto literature as exemplified, perhaps, by the work of Jorge Luis Borges, however innovative his work was in other respects.