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Lists with This Book. They come to the surface occasionally but hardly ever as anyone had imagined they might, with the probable exception of the prescient Juan Villoro. The ride through these tales is a trip and, I found, revitalizing. And he is not alone.

Los culpables

Villoro es buen cronista, pero no hay belleza en sus palabras. Un “ni” siempre en “ni” queda. Anything else is the delusion of a woman who made a mistake searching for depths in me, and who hurt me by believing I was ols of plumbing them myself.

Interesting, and funny short stories that made me chuckle at times. The narrator tempers this momentary lapse of insincerity in the next sentence: El universo caprichoso de la memoria seguro me hara olvidar de que trataba “Mariachi”, el primer cuento del volumen de los que mas me gustopero no me hara olvidar que eso fue lo primero que lei de Villoro quien fue amigo de Bolano.

Me gusto en particular el relato: Entre sus principales personajes se encuentran: Sep 14, Albus rated it it was amazing.


The real problem is that any attempt to understand a nation as if it were a thing whose size, shape, color, and function you could precisely define is doomed to fail — a problem that can be as funny as it is important to recognize. Jun 10, George K. Villoro rejects identity, showing it to be a comedy of misunderstanding and deceit, an empty signifier with constantly changing referents and meanings.


Villoro los dibuja con un lenguaje que coquetea con el humor negro y es a la vez reflexivo. View all 5 comments.

The representation of friendship as a network of tensions, betrayals, and horrible revelations, a constant struggle that never reaches a tidy conclusion, is also funny. Ha sido cronista de varios Mundiales: US readers expect books from south of the border to be repositories of experiences that are mystic, mythic, often violent, and wholly different from their own.

An interior force drives the narrator, and he cannot put it into words. Open Preview See a Problem? This book is not yet featured on Listopia. They highlighted the lives of artists in Mexico and the good, bad, and ugly that comes with it! I feel that anything more I could say would spoil the fun of discovery that I enjoyed so much for others.

His carefully calculated humor serves as an approach to serious themes.

Mexicans only kill their friends. To say that he suffers an identity crisis is an understatement. What endows them with value? He had drawn a perfect pantomime of my manias, but he managed to make my limitations seem brilliant and interesting. Fue una lectura desapasionada, a sus letras les falta vida. I read the script Gonzalo had forged for me with defiant precision. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Con certera prosa que se siente como cuchilladas. Todos, personajes e historias instalados y embebidos de la cultura mexicana.


Con un estilo de cronista en primera persona, este autor nos presenta en este conjunto de cuentos las historias de personajes que cargan con la culpa de su propio destino.

Nov 05, Maria rated it it was ok. He washes windows on the outside of a high-rise office building, which at one point allows him to see an artist and a blank canvas in a meeting room on the 18th floor. Jul 19, Stephen rated it it was amazing. The search for authentic meaning is further undermined when the narrator reads the script that he has supposedly written and realizes that Gonzalo is, perhaps, actually his friend:.

Serie de cuentos con una gracia sin igual uno de otro, bastante ameno y divertido. Dec 31, Oli Yerovi rated it liked it.

Los culpables by Juan Villoro

No me hizo sentir nada. Pero en los siguientes relatos el autor juega un poco con los tiempos. Es el yo el que cuenta. Sep 21, Miguelochocinco rated it really liked it.

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