Ramón Chao positions the origins of magic realism in his native Galicia, Spain. Ramón is discussing his novel Because Cuba is You with Pedro González.
The Origins of Magic Realism - Ramón Chao
01 January, 2023
Because Cuba is You
Ramón Chao. Translated by Ann WrightA young man listens as his grandmother (Dolores) recounts stories from her life, which he writes down in the hope of making sense of them all. Following a fortune-telling Galician childhood and romantic adventures with a much older lover, Dolores’s story takes her to Cuba at the end of the nineteenth century. Finding work ..Read More