Dr. Luis Rafael Sánchez, a.k.a. “Wico” Sánchez (born ) is a Puerto Rican essayist, novelist, and short-story author who is widely considered one of the island’s most outstanding contemporary playwrights. Possibly his best known play is La Pasión según Antígona Pérez (The. La Pasión según Antigona Pérez. Written by: Luis Rafael Sánchez. Directed by: Virginia Grise. Scenic Design by: Lianne Arnold. Costume Design by: Kate Fry. Get this from a library! La pasion segun Antigona Perez.. [Luis Rafael Sánchez].

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It takes the Antigone story to a different -yet similar- Latin American context, at a time period where this story was a reflection of its politics. Return to Book Page.

He eventually went to Spain and earned his Doctorate in Literature infrom the Complutense University of Madrid.

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November 17, Humacao, Puerto Rico. The only thing that I did not like was at the end; I thought that she actually TOLD Creon The way that the author shows how the papers and the publicity trick the civil just makes us think again that we shouldn’t believe everything we actually see or read. There he received his primary education.


One aspect of this examination can be seen as a critique of Puerto Ricans who give up their culture to assimilate into the American culture pasiln compared to Puerto Ricans who refuse to let go of their cultural identity. It was a great story with a very witty main character. I only wished the perwz would have been longer.

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Carmen Irizarry rated it liked it May peerez, Published January 28th by Editorial Cultural first published pasioj This page was last edited on 20 Augustat Gabriella rated it it was amazing Apr 22, Vivian rated it it was amazing Dec 28, Nov 13, Ricky rated it it was amazing.

Jul 17, Jose Alvarez rated it it was amazing Shelves: This retelling of the greek tragedy brings it to modern times beautifully. Lists with This Book.

Jan 18, Andrea Boria rated it liked it. But, in fact, she was a very complex woman with many facets of her personality. Great book to read.

La pasión según Antígona Pérez

He eventually went to Spain and earned his Doctorate in Literature infrom the Complutens Considered by many to be the greatest Puerto Rican playwright of modern times.

She was a member of the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party and an accomplished speaker antigonaa spent time in jail for her political beliefs yet, she saw herself as a simple woman with simple needs.

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The production, which integrated video and broadcast technology, was directed by Idalia Perez Garay for Teatro del Sesenta Theater Company.

Perhaps the author is actually trying to make us aware of the situation in the present day. Amazing and inspiring piece. It was during his days as a student at the university that he became interested in antigon.

The book was translated into English by Gregory Rabassa.

Antigona Perez — Lianne Arnold Design

The Americanization of Puerto Rico is explored in this work, as well as the topic of Puerto Rican politics and the political situation of the island as a colony. When I first started reading this book, I had no idea it was based on a greek tragedy. Karib rated it it was amazing Mar 20, Nashalee rated it really liked it Feb 28, Cristina rated it it was amazing Mar 28, Nov 26, Katherine rated it it was amazing.

Kitziliany rated it really liked it Jun 03, She stayed strong through the end which made me like her even more. He also travels to Europe and Latin Eprezwhere he has been involved in the teachings and works of theater. No trivia or quizzes yet.