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e-book RETAZOS, historias del barrio (Spanish Edition)
Marisu Lamas is currently reading. Want to Read saving…. Barani: Indigenous history of Sydney city Cairns, Qld. Part of its success as a national and international destination is that it possesses an important Pre- Hispanic archeological heritage in the area that is recognized and exhibited as such. However, the same care is not lent to recent history. Despite working with cultural material, archaeology has not contributed.
In this article 1 we added an archeological vision to the understanding of the capitalist expansion in the oasis of San Pedro de Atacama based on the study of the material remains, particularly those of architecture. Maintaining a constant dialogue with the oral sources, we believe that the materiality of the time of the livestock trade in the San Pedro de Atacama oasis can provide key information that questions the invisibility of recent history in the current lives of its inhabitants.
The engine of this transformation was the installation of large industry in the region: silver ore in Caracoles, nitrate cantons in Pampa Central and El Toco, and subsequently the Chuquicamata copper mine. Cattle ranching were the commercial strategy for most local indigenous population, supplying livestock and other assets to mining enclaves.
e-book RETAZOS, historias del barrio (Spanish Edition)
Large cattle shipments arrived to San Pedro de Atacama to later be distributed toward industrial centers. Importing firms or commercial houses located in this locality or in Antofagasta Sanhueza, hired former herdsmen as employees and laborers to perform these jobs. Ranching also implied an unusual demand in fodder for fattening the animals. At that time, the worldwide economic crisis affected the nitrate industry and the livestock demand fell considerably. Ten years later, the construction of the Salta-Antofagasta railroad absorbed the cattle trade that had managed to survive, marginalizing the lucrative livestock shipment business in San Pedro de Atacama.
The architectonic capital: the material evidence of the ranching age. The material evidence of the San Pedro de Atacama cattle ranching consists of objects that the inhabitants conserve in their homes, but also and more importantly, the large scale architectonic remains that, ironically, have remained invisible to academia or to the discourse of a current ethnic recognition, and thus, to patrimonial discussions. They literally correspond to real estate that began to be held by the business owners and traders who arrived in the area but which was equally constitutive of the daily experience of the local inhabitants and migrants associated with the new economic order.
There are three major units: the housing complex, the corral complex and the houses of the town. All of these are located in the ayllus that formed the San Pedro de Atacama oasis and even some to the interior of the current city limits or in the old city center of the town itself fig. Moreover, they challenge the cohesive linearity of the identity processes of the Atacama population and generate questions about the dynamics through which the heritage of the contemporary past is made up of or not. Map of the San Pedro de Atacama oasis indicating housing complexes and ranching complexes.
Leyend: 1. Catarpe; 2. Solcor Farolo; 3. San Miguel; 4. Mostajo Yaye; 5. Don Isidoro; 6. Sota; 9. Gavia; Polanco; Tchecar; Map of downtown San Pedro de Atacama indicating houses associated with the time of the ranchers. Gumercinda Hoyos; 5.
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Ivanovic Family; 6. Polanco Family; 7. Blacksmith; 8. All of these are composed by a structure of housing with a differentiated activity area, patio, domestic corral, and eventually, cultivated patches. Notwithstanding, the internal structure of the spaces varied. Each complex is built in adobe and has a single slope roof except for Mostajo Yaye , have angles in the both the door and window openings, as well as plaster on all the walls, generally on the interior and exterior.
As seen in Table 1 , clear differences exist between the surveyed housing complexes. Polanco stands out for its structure, internal complexity, and the size of the spaces and entrances. People can roam the streets freely, but howling and groaning of the monster can be still heard; since the brute might re-appear in town any minute, vigilance is the order of the day.
Also the Third Carlist War triggered popular cultural response, this time reduced almost entirely to the Basque linguistic realm and evading typical historical categories; this production is acknowledged in Karlisten Bigarren Gerrateko bertsoak , anthology edited by Antonio Zavala A Traditionalist through all his life and a militant Carlist in his youth, he fathered a number of poems intended as a praise of Carlism. They are written in Catalan, exalted in style and very explicit politically. One of them is dubbed "the Carlist anthem" by later scholars,  yet it seems it has never been printed and was re-constructed on basis of Verdaguer's manuscripts.
In prose the Carlist voice is down to two authors. In terms of Carlist motives the key difference between Modernism and earlier literary eras was that the movement ceased to be perceived as a direct threat.
The Romantic and Realist literature was defined by political militancy; the Modernist writers can already afford another position. For them Carlism is rather a vague phenomenon from the past, fading away yet still casting its dark shadow. Modernism was also the period when Carlism as a motive enjoyed top popularity among the Spanish literary greats.
One was genuine, rooted in the rural population but largely unconscious, communitarian if not socialist, federative and anarchist in spirit. The two Carlisms are constantly present in Paz en la guerra , confusing both the protagonists and the readers; initially Unamuno was accused of nurturing Carlist sympathies, something he immediately denied.
http://modernpsychtraining.com/cache/facebook/wony-spyware-for-cell.php In fact, for him Carlism was an element in a dialectic process of forming national identity and as such could not have been simply ignored or rejected. The vision of Pachico from last pages of the novel, namely that "both sides were right and neither was right", is usually attributed to Unamuno himself. The title of the novel might be interpreted in two ways: as citizens of Bilbao finding internal peace amongst the Carlist siege, and as new life being born out of a dialectic confrontation. This confrontation was not necessarily symbolic; in numerous works and statements Unamuno openly praised civil war as means of overcoming dialectic differences.
It was only once he had learnt the deadly toll of first months of the Spanish Civil War that he changed his view. The controversy is whether the apparent exaltation of Carlism, demonstrated by many of his protagonists and not infrequently also by storytellers of his novels, should be taken at face value or whether it is part of an ironic and perhaps provocative discourse. Settling the issue on basis of literature only seems close to impossible. For others,  Carlism represents an ambiguous myth, an illusion, sometimes bordering farce; its role is to catalyze a discourse about Spanish history, which blends glory with absurd.
Among the giants of Spanish Modernism Baroja was the one who experienced most personal contact with Carlism, from his infancy days in the besieged Bilbao  to his senility in Vera de Bidasoa. From his Nietzschean perspective Carlism was the movement of the weak, animated by the Church and luring those unable to become "men of action".
Heavily attracted to rural vitality, at times primitive and brutal yet authentic, he lamented that it got hijacked by ideology powered by the priests, with the result of "double bestiality of being a Catholic and a Carlist". Hardly anyone of numerous Carlists, populating the novels of Baroja, is a man who joined the movement out of conviction: they are foreigners, adventurers, criminals escaping justice, blinded fanatics incapable of reasoning, little men curing their inferiority complex, exalted boys who have read too much, village dumbs, those seeking personal revenge, those trying to get rich, those brainwashed by priests, those broken by failure in love, those willing to indulge, those bullied to join by their family, those conscripted by force, and so on and so on.
Though Baroja was attracted to what he saw as authentic rural virility in the Carlist ranks, he believed it endured despite, not because of their very Carlist nature. Baroja is careful to strip the Carlists of their notorious machista appearance, in his vision reduced to cowardly brutality. Not only they can not wage the war like men, pursuing cowardly tactics and harassing women and children, but they are also beaten in one-to-one juvenile fistfights and lose miserably in pelota ; of course, they are neither a match for their opponents when it comes to attracting females.
He was identified, personally and as enemy of religion and Carlism, and at a roadside he was held by the Carlists at gunpoint. Following a brief discussion whether he should be executed, the year-old got off with a punch in the face. The most explicit case is La catedral ; the work is resemblant of an old-style militant assault rather than of the Modernist ambiguous discourse, as the Carlists are portrayed typically as hypocrites, who in the name of God engage in most ungodly atrocities or simply indulge in most earthly pleasures.
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Carlos Arniches , a prolific author of vastly popular comical theatrical pieces who at one point sympathised with Carlism and ran on its ticket to the Cortes, steered clear of political topics; he is classified as "comico y costumbrista". Joan Bardina during his Carlist phase in the s fathered politically very militant and exalted poems  and satires, yet they remain unknown even in the Catalan literature. As author of heterogeneous short pieces Recorts de la darrera carlinada he is compared to such authors of war stories as Hemingway or Babel ,  while his novel La Punyalada is counted among masterpieces of Catalan literature of all time.
Spanish literature of the 20th century poses a major problem in terms of periodisation, with many conflicting proposals offered; it seems close to impossible to single out an aesthetic literary trend generally accepted as prevailing or even to specify temporal borderlines for any given period, regardless of its would-be name. Harboring a concept of violent clash as unavoidable outcome of current crisis, from the late regeneracionistas to the personalities of the Second Republic, is at times dubbed "catastrofismo".
The Civil War produced a brief spate of literature intended to mobilise support for the belligerent parties, including the Carlists. Unamuno has abandoned the Carlist motive, though he kept tackling the phenomenon in his treaties and studies. One of few rare cases of Carlism featured as key motive in writings of a literary giant who did not come from a Hispanic culture is The Arrow of Gold by Joseph Conrad The Polish-English writer claimed he had been himself involved in smuggling arms for the rebels along the Mediterranean coast during the Third Carlist War, yet historians of literature do not agree whether these claims should be taken seriously.
The Arrow of Gold seems heavily based on these juvenile experiences, yet Carlism serves mostly as a background evoking an atmosphere of mystery. It is difficult to find either particular sympathy or particular hostility for the movement, yet many scholars claim that the key protagonist considered Conrad's alter-ego was cynically used by Carlist conspirators. Overall, the novel is considered a treaty on "emotional boundary between people";  Conrad has never again displayed any literary interest in Spanish issues.
Carlism attracted also another English writer, at that time yet to become eminent, Graham Greene. Either in the late s or in the very early s he wrote The Episode , the novel which traced the experiences of an idealistic young man against very loose background of revolutionary turmoil in the 19th-century Spain; the narrative contained non-marginal Carlist threads. Another foreigner who demonstrated interest in Carlism was Pierre Benoit , one of the most-read French writers of the 20th century and himself a Traditionalist; he adhered to its specific secular breed, in France shaped by the personality of Charles Maurras.
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His Pour don Carlos was marked by Benoit's trademark style: well-constructed adventurous plot combined with good historiographic research and somewhat simplified psychology; in terms of political sympathies it clearly hailed the legitimist cause. He is worth noting because some of his novels, e. El abuelo del rey , provide a veiled discourse on tradition and change with Traditionalism present in the background.