René Marqués Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

Peregrinación (poetry) 1944
El sol y los MacDonald [The Sun and the MacDonalds] (drama) 1950
La carreta [The Oxcart] (drama) 1953
Palm Sunday (drama) 1953
Otro día nuestro [Another Day of Ours] (short stories) 1955
Los soles truncos [The Fanlights] (drama) 1958
La muerte no entrará en palacio [Death Shall Not Enter the Palace] (drama) 1959
Pesimismo literario y optimiso politico: Su coexistencia en el Puerto Rico actual [Literary Pessimism and Political Optimism: Their Coexistence in Contemporary Puerto Rico] (essay) 1959
Teatro I (drama collection) 1959
La víspera del hombre [The Eve of Man] (novel) 1959
En una ciudad llamada San Juan (short stories) 1960
Un niño azul para esa sombra [A Blue Boy for That Shadow] (drama) 1960
La casa sin reloj [The House without a Clock] (drama) 1961
Carnaval afuera, carnaval adentro (drama) 1962
El apartamiento (drama) 1964
Mariana; o, El alba (drama) 1965
Ensayos 1953–1966 (essays) 1966
David y Jonatán/Tito y Bernice: Dos dramas de amor, poder y desamor (drama) 1970
Sacrificio en el Monte Moriah [Sacrifice at Mount Moriah] (drama) 1970
Teatro II (drama collection) 1971
Teatro III (drama collection) 1971
El hombre y sus sueños [The Man and His Dreams] (drama) 1973
La mirada (novel) 1975
Immersos en el silencio (short stories) 1976

∗This work first appeared in Teatro I and was never officially staged.

†This collection was subsequently revised and enlarged as Ensayos 1953–1971 (1972), El puertorriqueño dócil y otros ensayos 1953–1971 (1977), and translated as The Docile Puerto Rican: Essays (1976).