La cuarterona, drama original en tres actos. by Tapia y Rivera, Alejandro, Publication date Publisher Madrid, Estab. tip. de T. Cowper, British Consul in Puerto Rico,. To understand some aspects of Alejandro Tapia y Rivera’s play, La cuarterona (), it is important to view it not . On a winter’s night in , Alejandro Tapia y Rivera () read his newly published play La cuarterona to a select group of Spaniards and cre?les in Ma.
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Alejandro Tapia y Rivera (Author of La Cuarterona)
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Lists with This Book. Dec 06, Dusty rated it really liked it. Finished this play a few weeks ago but held off writing a review due to Thanksgiving and general poor time management. White bookish dude wants to marry bookish slave woman he grew up with who is “black” but not overly so.
White dude’s mama is widowed and looking to ensure her retirement by marrying her son into a wealthy white family. Bookish slave woman must now decide whether to reveal her feelings for her master, knowing they could never be happy, or forever hold her peace. Misunderstandings, broken feelings, and deceptions ensure. It’s an enjoyable romp — perhaps too enjoyable to be taken seriously as a critique of slavery.
This was a very interesting fast read that depicted Caribbean life as it was before entering the “Post-modern” era. The racial prejudice, the mentality,and the values were all accurate and on point.
I have nothing bad to say about this book and the reason I did not give it 5 stars is because plays are very difficult to rate as a 5 star read, except when it is somethin This was a very interesting fast read that depicted Caribbean life as it was before entering the “Post-modern” era.
I have nothing bad to say about this book and the reason I did carterona give it 5 stars is because plays are very difficult to rate as a 5 star read, except when it is something extraordinary, and in this case, the play was excellent but not “magnificent”. Still, this is a very quick read that everybody should read and assimilate.
It, kind of, had potential, but then it became a monotonous blur of the same recurring events. The end was a slightly expected double plot twist. It is still a very fast read and you won’t have time to regret reading it. The plot twists though.
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