Huasipungo has ratings and 52 reviews. Pedro said: Padeci este libro, fue un libro de la escuela que termine odiando, una lectura muy pesada y una na. Huasipungo [JORGE ICAZA] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This Huaisipungo edition is based on the author’s definitive revision that. Huasipungo () – Jorge Icaza. *This website could be sort of useful to get some ideas. Sobre el autor y la obra. – Icaza. o Ecuador,

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Dec 05, Angel Aguilar rated it huawipungo was ok. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Jorge Icaza fue inspirado a escribir esta novela por sus propias experiencias con el indio del Ecuador. In the same manner in which the actions of the protagonist transcend communities, fragment traditions and diminish attitudes, the message of the novel profoundly reverberated on a society steeped in traditional values and mores.

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Kelly rated it it was ok Mar 22, If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Huasipungo Spanish Edition Paperback.

First published init is here available for the first time in an authorized English translation. Refresh and try again. The writing is quite vivid, and reading it is a cultural experience. Only rarely Icaza notes who said what in his dialogue scenes, and characters speak in noisy, confusing, cacophony.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Alfonso has some Indians bury the corpse, but they go back at night and dig it up. Nicolas Acosta rated it did not like it May 24, Describes the struggle between the oligarchy and the peasants and the unintended consequences of American corporate involvement with the rulers of the countries.


The author, Jorge Icazawas born inin Quito, Ecuador, where he still lives and where he owns and manages a book store. In some crowd scenes, it works, but mostly it does not. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Rebekah Peacock rated it did not like it Jan 24, Views Read Edit View history.

It includes both footnotes and a glossary, which were essential to my understanding of the Quichua words that pepper the text.

Huasipungo (The Villagers)

Hardcoverpages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. For me, the only interesting part of this novel was the portrait of the class conflict between landowners and the indigenous people, their slaves – that is actually the main point of the book, I believe.

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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. No one is healthy because no one has enough food to eat or enough nutrition. Preview — Huasipungo by Jorge Icaza. En la cama de Juana, se acuestan los poderes del estado: Unfortunately, I wasn’t huasipujgo to fully appreciate it because of the aspects that made not enjoy this novel altogether.

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This novel is for those interested in Latin American literature, and more specifically indigenist literature from the 20th century ixaza addresses the abuses against native populations in the Americas.

After being healed by a witch doctor, Chiliquinga is lame and charged with watching the huazipungo of corn. One night, the cows escape through their fence and trample part of the corn. Valesova rated it did not like it Sep 18, Alfonso blames them for getting themselves ill. The conditions here portrayed prevail in these areas, even today.


Sheds light on the awful historical subjugation of Ecuadorian Indians by colonialists. Fernando Carrillo rated it it huaeipungo ok Nov 15, Quichua, as it turns out, is not a misspelling of Quechua but a variation spoken in Ecuador. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Feb 25, Guillermo Ortega added it.

The novel begins by detailing the land-owning Pereira family.

Spanish –This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition. Nina Barbero rated it did not like it Jan 10, No trivia or quizzes yet. Later, the inaugural spectacle attracts a ton of people that get to icwza alongside the Indians that have already been forced to start working.

Alfonso huasjpungo its most prominent character, but functions as a villain, while its major indigenous character, Andres Chiliquinga, is often absent from its pages. The rotten meat gets some people sick and some die. Cuestiona el papel del “desarrollo” y las inversiones extranjeras, ya que no solo benefician a unos pocos pero terminan por perjudicar a los de mas abajo, en este caso, los nativos.

The novel describes this operation in which many Indian lives are lost on the road-building and in which famine hits the village when there is no longer food produced on the land.