Subversive silences nonverbal expression and implicit narrative strategies in the works of Latin American women writers by Helene Carol Weldt-Basson

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in Madison .

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  • Spanish American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • Spanish American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Nonverbal communication in literature

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementHelene Carol Weldt-Basson.
LC ClassificationsPQ7081.5 .W45 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22501995M
ISBN 109780838641729
LC Control Number2008037923

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