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Books by Germán Arciniegas

How to write a great review. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Continue shopping Checkout Continue shopping. He was dean of the philosophy and letters faculty at Bogota’s University of the Andes from to The Colombian writer and diplomat German Arciniegas, who has died of pneumonia aged 99, was a radical, an iconoclast who described himself as an “intellectual agitator”, and a chronicler of the five centuries since Columbus’s arrival in the new world.

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January 1, Imprint: Entre la libertad y el miedo. Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to arcinieyas that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. At 99, by now blind and deaf, he was still dictating his twice-monthly column. In came Los Comuneros, about a Colombian popular revolt – and on which the poet Archibald MacLeish based a long poem.


No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Three years earlier his book, The Green Continent: The book was partly written during Arciniegas’s first diplomatic posting, as vice-consul in London in Would you like us to take another look at this review?

Inhe founded the publishing house Ediciones Colombia.

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A Cultural Historyremains a standard text for English-speaking students. Perhaps no other Latin American historian or essayist has contributed so much – and so elegantly – to searching out, defining and defending the region’s multicultural identity. In he was elected as a student representative to the Colombian congress and published his first book, El Estudiante De La Mesa Redonda The Roundtable Studentwhich identified students as the engine of arckniegas politics, and drew quirky parallels between contemporary Venezuelan student rebels and St Thomas Aquinas at the 13th-century Sorbonne.

Educated at arcijiegas national university in Bogota, his first newspaper article – about student activism – appeared in The title should be at least 4 characters long.

Born in Bogota, Arciniegas’s childhood memories were haunted by the story of his grandfather’s death during a civil war – tied naked to the iron bars of a window, he was castrated, then pulled apart by four horses. I risked school expulsion for simply mentioning it.


Arciniegas recalled that he was the child of a “liberal, radical, excommunicated peasant”. We appreciate your feedback. His death triggered a bloody civil war, in which up topeople had died by Overall rating No ratings yet 0.

Adciniegas if you have enough points for this item. A pitiless dissection of the subcontinent, it was banned in many Latin American countries.

Arciniegas went into exile in New York – as one of an important group of Latin American and Spanish political refugees – and was a professor at Columbia university from until How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot.

He was also a visiting professor at Chicago and California universities in this period and, inat Colombia university, New York. Two years later, he founded Universidad, the first of five magazines that he published in the next seven decades with an impact across Latin America.

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