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First published in 1900 Uruguay, Ariel is Latin America's most famous essay on esthetic and philosophical sensibility, as well as its most discussed treatise on hemispheric relations. Though Rodó protested the interpretation, his allegorical conflict between Ariel, the lover of beauty and truth, and Caliban, the evil spirit of materialism and positivism, has come to be regarded as a metaphor for the conflicts and cultural differences between Latin America and the United States. Generations of statesmen, intellectuals, and literary figures have been formed by this book, either in championing its teachings or in reacting against them. This edition of Ariel, prepared especially with teaehers and students in mind, contains a reader's guide to names, places, and important movements, as well as notes and a comprehensive annotated English/Spanish bibliography.

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Ariel is a long essay by the Uruguayan critic José Enrique Rodó (1871-1917) which emphasizes spiritual values as against exclusively materialist progress. This edition contains the Spanish text of the essay, with a long introduction, based on extensive research in the Rodó Archives.

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José Enrique Rodó (1871-1917). Uruguay. Se dedicó al periodismo, al ensayo y a la enseñanza. Fue miembro de la generación de 1900. Diputado por el Partido Colorado en varias ocasiones, pero crítico con el batllismo oficial, viajó a Europa en 1916 como corresponsal literario de Caras y Caretas. Fundó la Revista Nacional de Literatura y Ciencias Sociales (1895-1897), y ejerció la crítica literaria. Sus ensayos aparecieron en un volumen titulado La vida nueva.

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