Read more about A Week In October and other books by Elizabeth Subercaseaux. Elizabeth Subercaseaux, Writer: Reporteras urbanas. Elizabeth Subercaseaux was born in Chile, the great-great-granddaughter of the German composer Robert Schumann. She is the best-selling author of ten.

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The Song of the Distant Root. Also by this author: Telling It Like It Is”. For 18 years she was a columnist for the magazine Vanidades Continental.

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Views Read Edit View history. Learn more at Author Central. In interviews with Subercaseaux after her time in Chile, she speaks of the great terror felt by uncensored journalists in Chile during the time of Pinochet’s dictatorship.

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A Week in October. The beautiful wife of a successful Chilean architect courageously confronts her elizabetg, mastectomy, and treatment while recording her thoughts and experiences in her journal. Other Press- Fiction – pages.

A Week in October: Read it Forward Read it first. Get to Know Subercaseeaux. El Mercurio Blogs in Spanish. Chilean author Subercaseaux’s intense and engrossing novel the first one to be translated into English delves deeply into the troubled psyche and marriage of a woman dying of cancer.


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What develops is a thinly veiled version of her own life, her disappoint with their cold marriage, her elizaabeth of childhood, and the death that seems to surround her.

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The five children of the marriage — Bernardo and Juan, older than Elizabeth, and Martin and Ximena, younger — were brought up by their mother, the sculptor, painter, and photographer Gerda Sommerhoff, who was born in Germany and grew up in Holland.

High to Low Avg. Thank you for visiting Publishers Weekly. Aug 05, Pages Buy. Asesinato en Zapallar by Elizabeth Subercaseaux 3. Her husband discovers the notebook and is stunned: Matrimonio a la chilena Alfaguara Spanish Edition. Other editions – View all A Week in October: You are a subscriber but you have not yet set up your account for premium online access.


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There are 3 possible reasons you were unable to login and get access our premium online pages. It is rather more reflective than the previous narrative, and although the author’s ability to be entertaining remains intact, the social picture she portrays conforms to a rich, nuanced psychological spectrum in such a way that hilarious satire gives way to urban irony and the burlesque comedy happens to be comedy of manners. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

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Only 15 left in stock – order soon. Her nonfiction includes Michelle, a biography of the suberaseaux woman to be elected president in Chile, and the… More about Elizabeth Subercaseaux.

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