Eurindia, volumen 1 and Eurindia, volumen 2. The preeminent Argentine cultural nationalist is Ricardo Rojas. Poet, historian .. He wrote La literature argentina and Eurindia, in addition to four other books. In this collection of texts, Ricardo Rojas outlines various aspects of his concept of Eurindian culture. He describes this culture in his book titled Eurindia as the.

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Instead, he bases his analysis on the many variables concerning plastic production, establishing general principles for all American art.

No trivia or quizzes yet. May 11, Dony Grayman added it Shelves: Basically, these comparisons take the Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans as a defining parameter for ancient civilizationnamely: The work here presented represents the starting point of this mission.

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He also appeals to their scientific, philosophical and esoteric sources: May 18, Variaciones Enrojo marked it as to-read Shelves: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

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In this context, the idea of nation is founded not only on the acceptance, but also in the exaltation of the virtues rojaz the miscegenation between Spaniards and indigenous peoples. Losada,pp. His interest in the way that the Spanish language was being transformed in popular usage in Argentina reflects a general interest among poets and intellectuals in Buenos Aires in the development of idiomatic Spanish rucardo popular speech at the time.


But how do we reconcile this proposal with the idea of a single, universal and eternal human essence? The truth is that Rojas does not even mention the need to produce some kind of answer.

Rojas emphasizes that the formation of a national Argentinean culture requires both the political development caused by European relations as well as the artistic and literary influence of indigenous culture.

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Paperbackpages. Other books in the series. Elodie marked it as to-read Feb 01, Feel free to contact us with any feedback. Inthe Argentine Geographic Institute entrusted him with archaeological and ethnological explorations in northwestern Argentina and the Rio de La Plata.

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The pre-Hispanic images in the Silabario Thanks for telling us about the problem. It will be objected that once the Silabario had been integrated and its industrial adaptation renewed, nothing would remain of its eurjndia character. Eurindia is the name of this ambition. Newer Post Older Post Home item.

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Do both the savage and the civilized participate in this essence? Folklore and archaeology are my starting points; education and industry are my means; nationality and beauty are my ends [ Gobierno eufindia la pcia.

Tomo 1 de 2 de Eurindia. The Syllabary of the American Decoration. Ricardo Rojas — was an Argentinean journalist and writer, and the chancellor of the Universidad de Buenos Aires from to Rojas solves the evident dichotomy between the original meanings typical of non-Western cultures and the latent connotations in industrial designs through an esoteric [17] universalism which posits that all images of all times and places are archetypal images: La Cultura Argentina, The pre-Hispanic images in the Silabario.


As a historical document, an aesthetic repertoire, a theoretical essay, and an academic text, the Silabario plays a fundamental role when reviewing the historiography of pre-Hispanic art in Argentina. Exoticism is necessary for our political growth as Indigenism is necessary for our aesthetic culture. He proposes, as a starting point, to consolidate a national identity with an American consciousness, but he ends up dissolving American history in the history of humankind.

If the internal analogies among several continental cultures surprise the scholar in the New World, imposing the necessary hypothesis of prehistoric contacts or references to a common primordial source, then no less surprising is the abundance of analogies between these archaeological sites in America and those in Chaldea, Egypt, Mycenae, Etruria, Persia, India, China, Ireland and even primitive Spain, imposing the geological hypotheses of a former continent – the fabulous Atlantis – increasingly necessary for explaining similarities among those antique civilizations.

Preview — Eurindia, volumen 1 by Ricardo Rojas. Who rojsa their founding fathers? Books by Ricardo Rojas. Ricardo Rojas was also the director of the Institute of Petroleum.