The tricksters caught in Pedro Paramo Los embaucadores enredados en Pedro Páramo Academic Article in Scopus uri icon

Abstract

  • Pedro Páramo by Juan Rulfo is a multifaceted novel that incorporates Mexican cultural traits into literature and shapes the concept of Hispanic narration. The novel recreates the dramatic struggle for survival and its intriguing maneuvers. The main characters Pedro Páramo and Susan San Juan implement strategies that bring together realism and fantasy in their respective efforts to control the society and remain free. This essay is based on a specific work and tries to raise questions about humanity in general. © John Benjamins Publishing Company.

Publication date

  • December 1, 2008