Upside Down: A Primer for the Looking-Glass World

Upside Down: A Primer for the Looking-Glass World

UPSIDE DOWN: A PRIMER FOR THE LOOKING-GLASS WORLD writen by Eduardo Galeano. ns and a "program of study" Galeano provides an eloquent, passionate, funny and shocking exposé of First World privileges and assumptions. From a master class in "The Impunity of Power" to a seminar on "The Sacred Car"--with tips along the way on "How to Resist Useless Vices" and a declaration of t..

Soccer in Sun and Shadow

Soccer in Sun and Shadow

SOCCER IN SUN AND SHADOW writen by Eduardo Galeano. leveling of the Twin Towers to the death of the sole survivor of that extraordinary match between British and German soldiers in 1915, one of South America’s greatest commentators issues forth on robotic soccer in Japan, the mass-production of the game as a sign of the decline of civilization, th..

Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent

Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent

OPEN VEINS OF LATIN AMERICA: FIVE CENTURIES OF THE PILLAGE OF A CONTINENT writen by Eduardo Galeano. -century ago, this brilliant text has set a new standard for historical scholarship of Latin America. It is also an outstanding political economy, a social and cultural narrative of the highest quality, and perhaps the finest description of primitive capital accumulation since Marx.Rather than chron..

Mirrors: Stories of Almost Everyone

Mirrors: Stories of Almost Everyone

MIRRORS: STORIES OF ALMOST EVERYONE writen by Eduardo Galeano. Galeano has turned our understanding of history and reality on its head. Isabelle Allende said his works “invade the reader’s mind, to persuade him or her to surrender to the charm of his writing and power of his idealism.”Mirrors, Galeano’s most ambitious project since Memory of Fire, is a..

Century of the Wind (Memoria del fuego #3)

Century of the Wind                  (Memoria del fuego #3)

CENTURY OF THE WIND (MEMORIA DEL FUEGO #3) writen by Eduardo Galeano. ardo Galeano's Memory of Fire trilogy is an outstanding Latin American eye view of the making of the New World. From its first English language publication in 1985 it has been recognized as a classic of political engagement, original research, and literary form...

Faces and Masks (Memoria del fuego #2)

Faces and Masks                  (Memoria del fuego #2)

FACES AND MASKS (MEMORIA DEL FUEGO #2) writen by Eduardo Galeano. ardo Galeano's Memory of Fire trilogy is an outstanding Latin American eye view of the making of the New World. From its first English language publication in 1985 it has been recognized as a classic of political engagement, original research, and literary form...

Days and Nights of Love and War

Days and Nights of Love and War

DAYS AND NIGHTS OF LOVE AND WAR writen by Eduardo Galeano. only because of its socio-political authenticity and lyrical style but because of its interweaving of anger and tenderness, elation and sorrow." "--The Nation" Days and Nights of Love and War is the personal testimony of one of Latin America's foremost contemporary political writers. In this fas..