Argentine literature, ie the set of literary works produced by writers of Argentina, is one of the most prolific, relevant and influential in Latin America, with renowned writers such as Jorge Luis Borges, Julio Cortázar, Leopoldo Lugones or Ernesto Sabato.
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... Main article Argentine literature Argentina has a detailed literary history, as well as one of the region's most active publishing industries ... Argentine writers have figured prominently in Latin American literature, since becoming a fully united entity in the 1850s, with a strong constitution and a ... of a strong central government that would encourage European immigration), set the tone for Argentine literature of the time ...
... Along with other young Argentine writers of his generation, Borges initially rallied around the fictional character of Martín Fierro ... Fierro, a poem by José Hernández, was a dominant work of 19th century Argentine literature ... Its eponymous hero became a symbol of Argentine sensibility, untied from European values – a gaucho, free, poor, pampas-dwelling ...
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“Great literature cannot grow from a neglected or impoverished soil. Only if we actually tend or care will it transpire that every hundred years or so we might get a Middlemarch.”
—P.D. (Phyllis Dorothy)