مرايا. مرايا: ما يشبه تاريخا للعالم by Eduardo Galeano

It's a matter of a few more years I just read this book in 4 days
Women are still struggling to escape the shackles of home based prison

تركيبات مرايا محمولة على الحائط

And also the only ones who laugh, the only ones who daydream, the ones who makes silk from the spit of a worm, the ones who find beauty in rubbish, the ones who discover colors beyond the rainbow, the ones who furnish the voices of the world with new music, and who create words so that neither reality nor memory will be mute.

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" Mirrors are filled with people
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It doesn't set out with the traditional objective of building a case by identifying dots on a timeline and then relating these dots with narration
مرايا: ما يشبه تاريخا للعالم by Eduardo Galeano
I was completely absorbed, even though I could feel that awkwardness that comes from reading an English translation of something that must have been more lyrical and nuanced in the original Spanish
But we are all emigrants from Africa However, in several places I stopped reading and said to myself: the story is more complicated than Galeano presents
I stopped underlining when i realized that every line should be highlighted 176 -The ages of ana- In her first years, Ana Fellini believed her parents had died in an accident

مرايا: ما يشبه تاريخا للعالم by Eduardo Galeano

From the perspective of history, this time is so short that we can almost touch the clay plates on which the tale of Gilgamesh was written and can smell the sulphur in the air from the multiple wars of the last century.

تركيبات مرايا محمولة على الحائط
Narrated from the point view of its author, this book wasn't compiled to pay homage to warriors or to glorify kings
تركيبات مرايا محمولة على الحائط
" We are going to fail him big time
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Instead, each entry, which has some discernable relation to its predecessor, just details a dot
I feel bad for Queen Mary Antoinette and feel bad for myself for not looking beyond my textbooks and not having anyone to ask other than my school teachers Galeano rewrites the histories of the forgotten and the unsung, holding the guilty accountable in lyrical, inspired and unapologetically passionate prose
As Galeano recalls Don Carlos saying, "The only sin that cannot be forgiven is the sin against hope Independence disowned those who had risked their lives fighting for her, and women, poor people, Indians, and blacks were not invited to the party

مرايا: ما يشبه تاريخا للعالم by Eduardo Galeano

Eduardo Galeano is a world treasure.

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مرايا: ما يشبه تاريخا للعالم by Eduardo Galeano
It mentions wars but doesn't ignore merry festivlas
مرايا: ما يشبه تاريخا للعالم by Eduardo Galeano
But the astronauts found no sign of dangerous dreams or broken promises or hopes betrayed
When They See Us
Here we are, in 2020 AD, so fresh from our animalistic past, that we can't seem to get rid of it, or is it too early to expect? Only if you are ready to read something that may contradict your fixed historical beliefs, will you appreciate this book