Dr. Luis Rafael Sánchez, a.k.a. “Wico” Sánchez (born ) is a Puerto Rican essayist, novelist, and short-story author who is widely considered one of the island’s most outstanding contemporary playwrights. Possibly his best known play is La Pasión según Antígona Pérez (The. La Pasión según Antigona Pérez. Written by: Luis Rafael Sánchez. Directed by: Virginia Grise. Scenic Design by: Lianne Arnold. Costume Design by: Kate Fry. Get this from a library! La pasion segun Antigona Perez.. [Luis Rafael Sánchez].

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He eventually went to Spain and earned his Doctorate in Literature infrom the Complutens Considered by many to be the greatest Puerto Rican playwright of modern times.

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She stayed strong through the end which made me like her even more. Nov 13, Ricky rated it it was amazing. You can help by adding to it. Her life was rooted in politics and her three children.


Kitziliany rated it really liked it Jun 03, Kiara Irizarry rated it it was amazing Apr 02, Amazing and inspiring piece. Aug 22, Marianne Boricuan Bookworms rated it really liked it. Nashalee rated it really liked it Feb 28, This play is a great read, with witty play on words and a genius lasion of the classical story of Antigone in a fictional turn of the 20th century latin xe dictatorship.

Perhaps the author is actually trying to make us aware of the situation in the present day. I only wished the ending would have been longer. Born and raised in the city of Humacao, Puerto Rico.

Luis Rafael Sánchez

Ruby rated it liked it Jan 24, Considered by many to be the greatest Puerto Rican playwright of modern times. The only thing that I did not like was at the end; I thought that she actually TOLD Creon The way that the author shows how the papers and the pasiin trick the civil just makes us think again that we shouldn’t believe everything we actually see or read.

There he received his primary education. The character of Antigona was based on the life of Olga Viscal Garriga — By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. One aspect of this examination can be seen pwrez a critique of Puerto Ricans who give up their culture to assimilate into the American culture as compared to Puerto Ricans who refuse to let go of their cultural identity.


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