Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria is Sterling Professor of Hispanic and Comparative Literature at Yale University. Myth and Archive is the winner of the 1992 Latin American Studies Association's Bryce Wood Book Award and the 1991 Modern Language Association's Katherine Singer Kovacs Prize.
"This is a reprint of the 1990 CUP edition, with a new Preface... Myth and Archive is still a landmark in Latin American literary criticism and deserves this revisiting."--Bulletin of Hispanic Studies, January 2000