Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter by Mario Vargas Llosa

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ISBN 101417623543
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The second is a manic radio scriptwriter named Pedro Camacho, whose racy, vituperative soap operas are holding the city's listeners in thrall.4/5(36). Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter by Mario Vargas Llosa 'A comic novel on the grand scale written with tremendous confidence and verve.

Mario, year-old law student and radio news-editor, falls scandalously for his Aunt Julia, the year-old divorced wife of a cousin, and the progressively lunatic story of this affair is interwoven with. Aunt Julia, the narrator's aunt by marriage, is a beautiful divorcee who moves home to her family in Lima.

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Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter, comic novel by Mario Vargas Llosa, published as La tía Julia y el escribidor in Vargas Llosa uses counterpoint, paradox, and satire to explore the creative process of writing and its relation to the daily lives of writers.

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The novel's protagonist and narrator, Mario - although he is generally referred to by one or another pet names, such as Marito or Varguitas - meets, falls in love with, and marries his Aunt Julie, just as Llosa himself did.

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