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The revolution destroyed the old order and made room gesticuoador anyone to be whatever they wanted to be. Oct 18, Nayely Romero rated it liked it. She is so focused on outward appearances that she too contributes to the idea of women being seen but not heard. I read this play for Spanish lit class when I was in college. I was surprised by how much I actually enjoyed usiyli El gesticulador. El Gesticulador allows the reader to question the meaning of truth.

I read this with a rather snarky voice in mind which I believe heightens the male dominance portrayed throughout the play. Ernie Cordell rated it it was amazing Nov 26, Some readers may criticize the quick development, overuse, and frequent mentioning or insinuation of the theme, but I believe this writing style to be a result of the authors’ during this time, s, own identity crisis.

Jimmy rated it it was amazing Mar 01, I was very aware of the idea of deception as I was reading, and the questioning of whether deception is in fact lying or not. Feb 03, Janey Fugate rated it liked it. Feb 04, Mary Clare rated it really liked it. Usigli offers a very harsh critique of the Mexican government as well as the Mexican re I was surprised by how much I actually enjoyed reading El gesticulador.

El gesticulador by Rodolfo Usigli. I would even venture to say that his role as a US professor gesticularor directly related to how the United States tends to be greedy, rkdolfo its nose in other countries’ business. I also enjoyed the diction: Already Usigli introduces themes of doubt, family dispute an Although the actual language is relatively easy to understand and the themes of appearances and self-identification are overtly emphasized, I consider this play to be a wonderful insight into the mind of artists during the early to mid twentieth century.


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Written in the late What is truth? To me, Usigli uses his characters as symbols of the Mexican Revolution. Jb Arteaga rated it liked it Jun 16, In summary, this story highlights the desperate and extensive efforts of one man, in the wake of the Mexican Revolution, attempting to elevate gestciulador 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.

During the second act, Julia completely changes her attitude with the prospect of her father being the governor of the state.

Feb 03, Taylor rated it really liked it. 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 those who believed in its purpose. Not from audiences who loved it but from politicians who probably saw too much of themselves in it and hired writers to publish scathing reviews. This play allows the reader to question appearances and re-evaluate their conception of right and wrong.

Although I enjoyed reading the book, I do not think that I would choose to read it again; however, that being said, I think it presents the revolution from an interesting perspective of identity and one’s possession of one’s self versus one’s nation.

Feb 04, Evelyn rated it liked it. Paperbackpages. It is well written and an easy read, but I expected more from the ending.

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

Usigli offers a very harsh critique of the Mexican government as well as the Mexican revolution, painting a picture of a movement uxigli in corruption, lies and manipulation all for personal benefit and gain. View all 7 comments. Preview — El gesticulador by Rodolfo Usigli. Jan 26, Ivan T.


El gesticulador

This play is a perfect combination of raw human emotions and a reflection upon a person’s ability to reinvent themselves. This work therefore expresses those feelings in the form of a theatrical play lead by Rubio. El rofolfo es una de las primeras tragedias hispanoamericanas. Lines about “apariencias” y “gestos” as well as power or deception struck me as repetitive and obvious.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I loved this play. But then I thought about the work as a play, which is meant to be performed and this tempered my unqualified analysis somewhat. As this play was written post-revolution, to me it suggests that Usigili is calling upon the Mexican people and leaders to take responsibility for what happened during the revolution and for their actions.

Published January 1st by Ediciones Catedra S. Oct 11, Guy Arcuri rated it really liked it. Written in the late s, El Gesticulador took a decade to make it to the stage. Fue uno de los mexicanos con mayor sentido de universalidad.

Quotes from El gesticulador. I liked the author’s decision to break the play into three parts, each at time intervals four weeks apart, because it allowed for the reader to understand the progression of Cesar’s new role over a span of time. Julia saw truth in that which allowed her to overcome her physical appearance and live the life which she believed was her. The metaphysics of the overpowering cruelty of the corruption reigning in a non historical Mexican time. Oct 02, Dusty rated it it was amazing Recommended to Dusty by: