The Divinity within Marquez's Aa Very Old Man with Enormous Wings"
Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
“A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings” connects the angelic with the secular in human form to expound upon the narrative’s central theme: the superhuman qualities of human beings. Surveying the protagonist’s ethereal attributes, my presentation will discuss Marquez’s social criticisms through literary, cultural, and historical analysis.