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Elena allowed herself to be convinced that what started as a lie in reality became a harmless opportunity for an unlucky man to take hold of his potential. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Jul 28, Neal rated it it was amazing.

To me, Gesticulwdor uses his characters as symbols of the Mexican Revolution. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

El gesticulador / The Gesticulator by Rodolfo Usigli (2004, Paperback)

On the surface, there are two Cesar Rubios. Fue un escritor indagador de la verdad. Books by Rodolfo Usigli. Just a moment while we sign fl in to your Goodreads account. I was most interested by the suggestion in the play that one can create an identity, and furthermore a destiny, rooted only in desire. Si crees que no saldremos de este lugar a algo mejor, e equivocas.

I enjoyed reading El gesticulador more than I thought I would. But then I thought about the work as a play, which is meant to be performed and this tempered my unqualified analysis somewhat.

Julia saw truth in that which eel her to overcome her physical appearance and live the life which she believed was her. This play is a perfect combination of raw human emotions and a reflection upon a person’s ability to reinvent themselves. Open Preview See a Problem? Ernie Cordell rated it it was amazing Nov 26, One thing that stuck out to me was how Usigli addressed the idea of the Mexican “mask.

Paperbackpages. I loved this play.

el gesticulador rodolfo usigli libro pdf

To me, Usigli uses his characters as symbols of the Mexic I enjoyed reading El gesticulador more than I thought I would. Oct 11, Guy Arcuri rated it really liked it. Want to Read saving…. I think that Julia’s character is interesting. Apr 28, Jennifer Johnson rated it it was ok. Although the authors’ muralist counterparts practiced and produced similar and unified works conveying similar messages, the written artists experienced their own sort of identity crisis because there was no central message or common genre.

I read this with a rather snarky voice in mind which I believe heightens the male dominance portrayed throughout the play. Thanks for telling us about the problem. This play usifli the reader to question appearances and re-evaluate their conception of right and wrong.

Feb 03, Taylor rated it really liked it.

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I was able to connect with him and understand his thought process behind the lie – which made it interesting to continue reading. His legacy will live on because of those who believe in it, just like the Mexican Revolution, while appearing to be a failure to some, lived on through gexticulador who believed in its purpose.

El pueblo saw him as a revolutionary hero, and so he was one. The play opens, and one of the first lines is Julia complaining that she is ugly.

Es considerado el padre del teatro mexicano moderno. Return to Book Page. During the second act, Julia completely changes her attitude with the prospect of gesticulaodr father being the governor of the state.

Not from audiences who loved it but from politicians gesticuldaor probably saw too much of themselves in it and hired writers to publish scathing reviews. I read this play for Spanish lit class when I was in college. The repetition of her self-loathing demonstrates the machista attitude in Mexico. The revolution destroyed the old order and made room for anyone to be whatever they wanted to be.

In summary, this story highlights the desperate and extensive efforts of one man, in the wake of the Mexican Revolution, attempting to elevate his status through a lie, to reinstate some of the goals of the revolutionaries as he runs for governor equalityand as a result, is not fully supported by his family and in the end, is assassinated. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

First, the idealistic martyr who dies early in the war, the professor who inherits and tries to keep alive the revolution’s legacy but fails, and then the politician who tries to evoke the ideals of the hero but is killed by the strongman and only ends up perpetrating the violence.

Es la obra capital de Rodolfo Usigli. Estoy dispuesto a todo para asegurar tu porvenir.

Jan 26, Ivan Librk. Even then it was met with hostility. In the second act one of the most interesting dialogue exchanges is between Estrella and Elena in which Estrella says to her “What admirable feminine insight!

Again, similar to my previous reading of Los de Abajo, this story does not feature a happy ending rodolco, but more importantly concludes with the continuation of corrupt leadership and a false idea of heroism. Lists with This Book.

Un ciudadano del Teatro. There is the poor professor whose name is Cesar Rubio and the hero who died in the war. I was surprised by how much I actually enjoyed reading El gesticulador. Este libro fue interesante, pero no is perfecto. I thought the conversation between Cesar and Navarro helped to illustrate this idea as well as to depict the corruption present in the Mexican rodolfp.