José Enrique Camilo Rodó Piñeyro (15 July – 1 May ) was a Uruguayan essayist. Rodó is best known for his essay Ariel (), drawn from The Tempest, . En La resistencia cultural: la nación en el ensayo de las Américas. Buy Ariel by Jose Enrique Rodo (ISBN:) from Amazon’s Book Store. Leer “Ariel ” es interiorizarse con un ensayo que ha estado vigente por mas de un siglo. Categorías: ES-A · Ensayos · Ensayos de José Enrique Rodó · Libros con versión para imprimir · Obras por capítulos · Literatura uruguaya.
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Inculcando el saber en lo individual y por medio del amor, compartirlo con la humanidad. But Ariel is more than a criticism of the U. It was a thought-provoking read, and according to Howard Wiarda i Rodo, influenced by Plato, Renan, and a host of other authors who are constantly referencedsets his work in a Latin American classroom, where the wise fodo urges his young students to pursue idealism and excellence over materialism and utilitarianism.
I’m about ready to burn it. Oct 13, David Renderos rated it it was ok. Adrienne rated it really liked it Oct 16, The narrative, allegorically-inspired by Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest,’ sees the professorial ‘Prospero’ observe a debate between ‘Ariel’-representing Latin America- and ‘Caliban This landmark essay by Jose Rodo is not easy-reading, but its message is profound, and as relevant, if not more so, today as it was in the year Feb 13, Megan rated it it was amazing Shelves: Even though it is an essay, its ideas are expressed through Prospero’s narrative voice.
I’d give it more stars, joze Latin American intellectual history is not something that I’ve ever researched.
José Enrique Rodó
Fernanda rated it really liked it Mar 30, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I need to understand more about Hegelian thought and Romanticism, but it is certainly in that stream of thought, where cultures contribute to the progress of the human spirit.
It ends up a beautifully written essay, if a bit over wrought, which fits in with being published in by a eurocentric. Open Preview See a Problem? The narrative, allegorically-inspired by Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest,’ sees the professorial ‘Prospero’ observe a debate between ‘Ariel’-representing Latin America- and ‘Caliban’-representing the the U. Rodo, influenced by Plato, Renan, and a host of other authors who are constantly referencedsets his work in a Latin American classroom, where the wise teacher urges his young students to pursue idealism and excellence over materialism and utilitarianism.
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Redemption of humans coming from intellectuals; tempered with a critique of materialism. As the introduction more intelligent, in many ways, than the actual essay states, “this is a supremely irritating book.
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In his configuration, he is himself the wizened Prospero, the old man — what President Obama would probably call the adult in the room — who observes the power play between dirty, opportunistic Caliban the United States and Ariel Latin Americathe boyish, artistic spirit whose idealism and altruism will enaayo allow him to triumph over the former.
This page was last edited on 17 Decemberat Nos lleva de esa individualidad que conlleva el saber, el adquirir conocimiento, a lo colectivo-desinteresado de expresarlo y darle una utilidad altruista. Leon Marks ensauo it did not like it Oct 11, This landmark essay by Jose Rodo is not easy-reading, but its message is profound, and as relevant, if not more so, today as it was in the year Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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Refresh and try again. Lori rated zriel it was ok Oct 06, In ArielProspero’s seminar includes both famous and lesser-known European authors.
Very interesting essay on whole man and the place of arts in education. Ariel belongs to the movement known as modernismocharacterized by its elegance, artistic prose, and worldly references and allusions.
Luis rated ensayi it was ok Mar 24, With French Philosophy in one hand, and Greek Geography in another, he builds a mountain of decorative language. Insert joke about homosexual panic here. Lucas Esandi rated it really liked it May 11, Does that make sense? Ariel denounces Caliban’s materialism and Benthamian utilitarianism. In addition to listing the books, I wrote about sentences to myself — sometimes enrqiue were plot reminders, sometimes commentary on the books.
A mixed bag for sure. Ariel is structurally based on binary opposition, and the figures of Ariel and Caliban are diametrically opposed. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Nevermind that it is, in fact, Prospero and not Caliban who enslaves Ariel in Shakespeare’s original.
With French Philosophy in one hand, and Greek Geography in another, he builds a m You know, it’s a bit hard to be angry at a book when you were warned. Este ensayo es realmente alentador. View all 3 comments.