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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About Alejandro Tapka y Rivera. 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 something extraordinary, and in this case, the play was excellent but not “magnificent”.

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It’s an enjoyable romp — perhaps too enjoyable to be taken seriously as a critique of slavery. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Andrealya rated it liked it Feb 24, Dorilis rated it really liked it Sep 07, Alejandro Tapia y Rivera. Details Additional Physical Format: The couple traveled to Puerto Rico and settled in Ponce that same year.


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To ask other readers questions about La Cuarteronaplease sign up. There he received his primary education under the guidance of the educator Rafael Cordero while studying his primary years in a school on Luna Street Calle Luna in Old San Juan, who was an early inspiration in his life. Remember me on this computer.

Tapia accompanied his friend Acosta during this trip to Spain, and while in Spain, he met Rosario Diaz y Espiau and they married that year. Volume I page Retrieved from ” https: Inthe Spanish-appointed governor of Puerto Rico, Fernando de Norzagaray, pardoned Tapia and returned to Puerto Rico, establishing his residence in the city of Ponce on the southern coast of the island.

The end was a slightly expected double plot twist. Your rating has been recorded. This page was last edited on 22 Marchat Yy bookish dude wants to marry bookish slave woman he grew up lw who is “black” but not overly so. In addition to his writing, he was also a abolitionist and a women’s rights advocate. Aida Santiago rated it it was amazing Mar 22, Alejandro Tapia y Rivera.


Open Preview See a Problem? Yarilie Morales Santiago rated it really liked it Sep 30, Spanish View all editions and formats Rating: Tapia is considered to be the father of Puerto Rican literature and as the person who has contributed the most to the cultural advancement of Puerto Rico’s literature.

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Alejandro Tapia y Rivera [note 1] November 12, — July 19, was a Puerto Rican poet, playwright, essayist and writer. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: You may have already requested this item. Archived from the original on May 8, No trivia or quizzes yet. Tapia worked for the State Department.

The filmation is part of a series of events honoring his life, titled Jornadas en Honor y Memoria de Alejandro Tapia y Rivera. Tapia filed and organized important 16th and 17th century documents of Puerto Rico.