Dichos de vida y muerte en "Campo general" de João Guimarães Rosa
Keywords:language, death, law and infraction, word and silence
This article, while discussing the relationship between language and death, shows the origin and consequences of the tragedy unfolding in the novel by Guimarães Rosa - Campo Geral - through the eyes of two little brothers - Miguilim and Dito - who lose their innocence by discovering the family secrets involving betrayal of fraternal and marital law. The death creeps into narrative through symbolic and real deaths that occur as acts in language and speech.
How to Cite
Alves, M. T. A. (2012). Dichos de vida y muerte en "Campo general" de João Guimarães Rosa. Verbum – Analecta Neolatina, 13(1), 70–84. Retrieved from https://verbum.ppke.hu/index.php/verbum/article/view/494