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La vorágine () – José Eustasio Rivera. Sobre el autor y la obra. – José Eustasio Rivera. o Life: o Colombia. o Was a lawyer. Abstract. Este ensayo se distancia de las interpretaciones que presentan La vorágine de José Eustasio Rivera como novela de la tierra. La voragine/The Vortex: by Jose Eustasio Rivera at – ISBN – ISBN – Fonolibros De Colombia.

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Someone tells the story of the indiecita Mapiripana, la sacerdotista de los silencios creation-myth-type story.

José Eustasio Rivera

Don Clemente tells a sad story of his wife and child. Art is going to let thm loose.

Mentions the psychotropic plants. Let them die and envy their death!

Sobre el autor y la obra. Then, Art has a little spat with Griselda, and wants to kill Barrera. They make a plan for Cova and the men to get into the rubber working areas. What Franco says Chapter 7.

When a missionary came to rid the indios of superstitions, he wanted to capture this [mythical?

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They find them; Cova kills Barrera, and Alicia goes into labor and gives birth to a son. Originally, she was supposed to marry an old terrateniente, though she had wanted to marry a eustaio of hers. They get lost… and being lost means being closer to death.


He finally learns that his son was killed by a falling tree. Then, Alicia is gone! Poor fantasies of those who know only domesticated retreats! Goes into the selva for 6 months, living on wild yucca while looking for him. His negative thoughts about being cauchero, how difficult things have been, and how little he has to show for it. His work with a French scientist in the jungle, who tried to expose the injustices and then disappeared.

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They are just creating a system of inequality. And what my hand rrivera done to trees, it can also do to men. Another story about trying to serve petrol to the indios in a punch bowl. It was an economic boom that attracted wealth and encouraged growth, but had some devastating effects on the indigenous population due to unfair working conditions.

Posted by X X at 9: General notes from the text. They have some big party and Pipa is drugged. A woman named Clarita takes care of him for a while. One man dies in a bad cow-nfrontation. The interest in the lower class is contextualized in a regional setting. Alicia leaves Vorgaine and Don Rafa to chat while she takes care of their baby Rafael. More explanation of the abuses…workers harvest load of rubber and receive pennies and have to pay for exhorbitantly priced clothes.


Explaining the workings of the rubber plants: Harsh reality of life in the middle of nowhere. He gets on the barge with Griselda, Cova, Franco, and Mesa, and they kill him. Cova admires their rapid, poetic death and Franco is horrified and he and Cova quarrel. They also weather a storm and lose their extra horses. Some descriptions of cowboy work.

Cova goes after him a while later with a young mulatto servant Correa ; he wants to be a cowboy too! Withered, aged, disillusioned, they have only one aspiration: No rest, no rumbo, no abrigo….