Novel of Alejo Carpentier’s The Harp and the Shadow

Analysis of Alejo Carpentier’s The Harp and the Shadow

The Harp and the Shadow (1979) is the fifth novel by Cuban writer Alejo Carpentier (1904–80). Carpentier, a master of the modern Latin American novel, is credited with coining the term magic realism. As implied by its title, the novel… Read More ›