Buenos Aires: Santiago Arcos Editor (Parabellum. Ensayo; 24 / Domin Choi), 2009. First Edition. Paperback. 323p., maps, photos, illus., facsimiles, graphics, bibl., wrps. New. Item #39973
"Episodios cosmopolitas en la cultura Argentina" analyzes works by Estanislao del Campo, Fogwill, Victoria Ocampo, Borges, Leopoldo Torres Nilsson, Hugo Santiago, Oliverio Girondo, and Rodolfo Walsh, among other authors, to explore the relationship between technology and art, nationalism and universality, and the images and objects that determined the process of cultural modernization in Argentina during the 20th century. Gonzalo Aguilar is one of the most important essay writers of the new generation of Argentine critics. He has also published: "La poesía concreta : las vanguardias en la encrucijada moderista" and "Otros mundos : un ensayo sobre el nuevo cine argentino"