In his book of essays on the poem, borges separates his admiration for the aesthetic virtues of (2008) and unthinking thinking: jorge luis borges, . Free borges papers, essays, and research papers ficciones, by jorge luis borges - in life it is necessary to have fantasy, because without it, life would be dull and meaningless.
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Jorge luis borges was undoubtedly the most “literary” of all practitioners of the detective story in fact, he stated that he found within himself no other passion and almost no other exercise . Jorge luis borges was born in buenos aires in 1989 and was educated in europe one of the most widely acclaimed writers of our time, he published many collections of poems, essays, and short stories before his death in geneva in june 1986.
Argentine author jorge luis borges exerted a strong influence on the direction of literary fiction through his genre-bending metafictions, essays, and poetry borges was a founder, and principal practitioner, of postmodernist literature, a movement in which literature distances itself from life situations in favor of reflection on the creative process and critical self-examination.