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He is considered one of the most popular novelists in Central American literature.
Rodríguez Macal, Virgilio [WorldCat Identities]
This article does not cite any sources. This page was last edited on 7 Decemberat Beautiful stories where animals humanize themselves from the jungles of the Central American tropics are told in a colorful story surrounded by the lush greenery of the tropical forest. Retrieved from ” https: Guatemala CityGuatemala.
As a novelist rodrigudz is noted for integrating his deep knowledge of Mesoamerican and Guatemalan history and geography into his stories, often setting his novels in colorful Rodiguez jungle settings including its biologically rich flora and fauna.
Macwl also served some time as a diplomat, and was a consul in BarcelonaSpain. Macal was born on June 28, in Guatemala City.
The novel addresses the issues facing the hopes and dreams experienced by the young juveniles juxtaposed against the stark reality that confronts them as an adult.
This novel tells of the misfortunes of the narrator and his steward Pedro. Through this journey he explores the roots of Guatemala history and their ancestors as he matures and rodrigeuz a man. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
This book contains some similarities with the author’s life as the main character Valentine Ochaeta returns after several years studying abroad, his hometown, with a suitcase full of hopes and dreams that are contrary to the reality of their families who are in misery. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Views Read Edit View history.
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Rodríguez Macal, Virgilio
Many of his works are based in the departments of Alta Verapaz and Baja Verapaz and are noted for displaying his factual knowledge of the fauna and traditions and the richness of his characters and locations. The novel is a narrative work set in s Guatemala. March Learn how and when rodrigurz remove this macsl message. This forces the subject of the novel to become more adventurous in the jungles of Peten as he seeks fortune out of the plight of his family. Meaning “the mansion of the snake bird” the author makes beneficial use of the oral histories of Mayan mythology and rodrjguez experiences of the novel’s subject, the tireless adventurer.
Later Rodriguez Macal, settled in Santiago, Chile for many years, and was a frequent collaborator of the great newspaper El Mercurio.
Virgilio Rodríguez Macal
This book contains the stories collected from the lips of the Q’eqchi’ Indian Lish Zenzeyul. In his words, the forest is more open and more logical than civilisation. This book, apart from having much action and romance, is told in an emotional style with an element of “disguised” political criticism towards the military government during this vigilio in the country of Guatemala.
His personality, like that of men born in the early decades of the twentieth century, was influenced by the long dictatorship of Jorge Ubicothe revolution of and by the so-called liberation movements which occurred in The novel takes the caraazamba to different latitudes of the country, from the port city of LivingstonIzabalto the jungle region of Peten.
The fauna and flora from the jungles of Peten and Verapaz are portrayed in this picturesque novel entering a “world of green mystery” as it means, with snakes and monkeys contrasted against the white man’s world, the men of cities.