: Vallejo: El Tragaluz (Spanish Texts) (): Antonio Buero Vallejo, Buero Vallejo, John Lyon: Books. Antonio Buero Vallejo (September 29, , Guadalajara – April 29, , Madrid) was a (); El concierto de San Ovidio (“The concert at Saint-Ovide Fair”) (); Aventura en lo gris (); El tragaluz (“The basement window”) ( ). Antonio Buero Vallejo is considered to be the best playwright of the 20th century. In “El tragaluz”, Buero Vallejo subtly denounces the problems with the.

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Miriam rated it it was amazing Jun 17, This play is part of a series is designed to meet the needs of the fast-growing A Level and undergraduate market for texts in the Spanish language. The publication of El Tragaluz in coincided tragalu a slight relaxation in the political censorship in Spain, and therefore could deal directly with a situation arising directly from the Civil War and its aftermath.

Antonio Buero Vallejo

This name uses Spanish naming customs: In the release of his play “Aventura en vallejp gris” was banned, and a year later he writes an ironic article on censorship. Jay rated it really liked it Jan 25, He begins to work in the reorganization of the Communist Party, which he’d joined during the war.

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Characters are never reduced to symbols, and they’ve been divided in active and contemplative characters by the critics:. Please note there is a week delivery period for this title. After the war he was imprisoned for six years. This work presented a graphic picture of Spain after the Civil War and won the Lope de Vega Prize, establishing Vallejo as one of the foremost authors in Spain.


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During the civil war, he served as a medical aid in the Republican army. In Benicasim, near Valencia, he meets Miguel Hernandez. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The works of Buero Vallejo stand out thanks to his ability to create interesting and appealing characters, which are normally characterized by having physical or mental flaws, with complex personalities that evolve with the play.

Ali Clare rated it really liked it Nov 23, He became an avid reader in his father’s extensive library, and he also liked music and painting: Antonio Buero Vallejo September 29,Guadalajara – April 29,Madrid was a Spanish playwright associated with the Generation of ’36 movement and considered the most important Spanish dramatist of the Spanish Civil War. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

Far reaching moral question are posed about active versus contemplative response to life and the importance of the individual in history. Buero, however, transcends the specific setting by having his audience view the action by having his audience view the action through the eyes of two researchers from a future generation, as if it were a reconstruction of events from a very remote past.

You can unsubscribe from newsletters at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in any newsletter. No trivia or quizzes yet. Open Preview See a Problem? Bloche rated it really liked it Mar 29, He doesn’t enlist in any party but he feels closer to Marxism. His works make frequent use of the symbolism of the senses—for example, using the “fiery darkness,” in which the protagonist cannot see, as a symbol of Spain’s dark situation. Sadarp added it Apr 01, Eirene rated it really liked it Aug 01, El concierto de San Ovidio viene a replantear el tema de la ceguera, ahora en circunstancias distintas de las de En la ardiente oscuridad.


In he releases “El tragalauz”, the first play released under the dictatorship that spoke openly about the Spanish Civil War. At the end of the war, Buero Vallejo is in Valencia and he’s put in a concentration camp in Sonja.

El concierto de San Ovidio / El tragaluz by Antonio Buero Vallejo

Inhe was elected to the Royal Spanish Academy. About Antonio Buero Vallejo. Lists with This Book.

Views Read Edit View history. In the family moved to Madrid, where Buero Vallejo enrolls in the “Escuela de Bellas Artes de San Fernando”, where he alternated between assisting to his classes, attending tragalua and reading. Gerard Carrasco soldevila rated it really liked it Jun 20, Trivia About El concierto de S During the civil war, he served as a medical aid in the Republican army.

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In he was called up and joined an infantry battalion. Buero Vallego and his preocupaci6n integradora 2. In the 70s he manages to release some of his plays in spite of the censorshipand he also stages “Las Meninas”, his biggest success after “Historia de una escalera”. He contributed in “La Voz de la Sanidad with texts and drawings.