Antonio buero vallejo

Antonio buero vallejo gy nathannathan 110R5pR 16, 2011 2 pagcs Antonio Buero Vallejo (September 29, 1916, Guadalajara – Apri 29, 2000, Madrid) was a Spanish playwright considered the most important Spanish dramatist ofthe Spanish Civil War. During his career he won three National Theatre Prizes (in 1957, 1958 & 1959), a National Theatre Prize for all his career in 1980, the National Literature Prize in 1996, and the Miguel de Cervantes Prize, Spain’s highest literary honour, in 1986. From 1971 until his death he was a member of the Real Academia Española. From 1934 to 1936 Vallejo Studied art and painting at San

Fernando Escuela de Arte, in Madrid. During the civil war, he served as a medical aid in the Republican army. After the war he was imprisoned for Six years. After being released he wrote Story of a Stairway in 1949. This work presented a graphic picture of Spain after the Civil War and won the Lo e de Vega Prize, Swp to page establishing Vallejo a ora Other authors left Sp to stayed in Spain andu d sum In 1971, he was elect was awarded the Gol Medal of the Society of Authors of Spain. A common theme in his work is thors in Spain. While nsorship, Vallejo e the government. cademy.

In 1994 he Arts and the Gold s Spain’s problems during and after Franco. In the tragedies there is always a sense ofhope for the future. HIS works make frequent use of the symbolism of the senses—for example, using the «fiery darkness,» in which the protagonist cannot see, as a symbol of Spain’s dark situation. Works Historia de una escalera («Story of a 949) En la ardiente oscuridad («In The gurning Darkness») (1950) La tejedora de sueños ( 1952) La señal que se espera (1952) Casi un cuento de hadas (1953) Madrugada Irene o el tesoro (1954) Las cartas boca abajo (1957) Hoy es fiesta (1955) Un soñador para un pueblo (1958)

Las Meninas (1960) El concierto de San Ovidio («The concert at Saint-ovide Fair») (1962) Aventura en lo gris (1963) El tragaluz («The basement Window») (1967) La doble historia del doctor Valmy («The double-case history of Doctor El sueño de la razón (‘The Sleep of Reason») (1970) La detonación («The 977) Llegada de los dioses (1971) La Fundación (‘The Foundation») (1974) Jueces en la noche («Judges in the Night») (1979) caimán (1981) Diálogo secreto (1984) Lázaro en el laberinto (1986) Música cercana («The music Window»)(1989) Las trampas del azar (1994 Misión al pueblo desierto (