Eurindia, volumen 1 and Eurindia, volumen 2. The preeminent Argentine cultural nationalist is Ricardo Rojas. Poet, historian .. He wrote La literature argentina and Eurindia, in addition to four other books. In this collection of texts, Ricardo Rojas outlines various aspects of his concept of Eurindian culture. He describes this culture in his book titled Eurindia as the.

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ROJAS,op cit, p. Revista del Museo Nacional de La Platavol. The pre-Hispanic images in the Silabario.

Eurindia, volumen 1

He describes this culture in his book titled Eurindia as the inevitable result of an organic unity shared by American nations.

Inthe Argentine Geographic Institute entrusted him with archaeological and ethnological explorations in northwestern Argentina and the Rio de La Plata. In this collection of texts, Ricardo Rojas outlines various aspects of his concept of Eurindian culture. If the internal analogies among several continental cultures surprise the scholar in the New World, imposing the necessary hypothesis of prehistoric contacts or references to a common primordial source, then no less surprising is the abundance of analogies between these archaeological sites in America and those in Chaldea, Egypt, Mycenae, Etruria, Persia, India, China, Ireland and even primitive Spain, imposing the geological hypotheses of a former continent – the fabulous Atlantis – increasingly necessary for explaining similarities among those antique civilizations.

He is interested in highlighting the specific significance of American symbology but simultaneously sustains that their designs must be adapted to the industrial manufacturing settings. In the sixth part, La Vida Lifehe summarizes the social, economic, and political conditions of the American cultures, and in the seventh, El Ideal Idealhe develops his proposal for integrating the American symbols to modern life through their use in the ornamentation of cities, people, houses, and books.


He was appointed professor of American Archaeology at the University of Buenos Aires in and, indirector of the Museum of Natural Sciences, National University of La Plata, a position he held until his death.

We want a national culture, as a source of a national civilization, an art that is the expression of both. Folklore and archaeology are my starting points; education and industry are my means; nationality and beauty are my ends [ Rojas outlines four alternating periods that evidence this trend: Do both the savage and the civilized participate in this eueindia It will be objected that once the Silabario had been integrated and its industrial adaptation renewed, nothing would remain of its archaeological character.

A poet, historian, and educator, during this period he developed a theory of cultural nationalism that emphasized the spiritual and cultural aspects of patriotism, in addition to politics.

Fred Louis Lerch was born in the year ; he died in the year The truth is that Rojas does not even mention the need to produce some kind of answer. Terceras Eurindiw de Estudios e Investigaciones.

Eurindia, volumen 2 by Ricardo Rojas

As a historical document, an aesthetic repertoire, a theoretical essay, and an academic text, the Silabario plays a fundamental role when reviewing the historiography of pre-Hispanic art rciardo Argentina. Rojas predicts the advance of a new period that will be distinguished by the efforts of artists and writers to craft autochthonous national identities through art and literature that incorporate Latin American values and indigenous subjects.

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He was an Austrian actor, screenwriter and a film director. Ana Pikutin added it Jul 15, Refresh and try again. He proposes, as a starting point, to consolidate a national identity with an American consciousness, but he ends up dissolving American history eurindai the history of humankind. In this regard, in Eurindiapublished inRojas proclaims: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

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Rojas grew up in the province of Santiago del Estero, where his father was governor, and he later moved to Rjcardo Aires. Rojas emphasizes that the formation of a national Argentinean culture requires both the political development caused by European relations as well as the artistic and literary influence of indigenous culture.

In his Historia de la literatura argentina. The work here presented represents the starting point of this mission. May 18, Variaciones Enrojo marked it as to-read Shelves: He was an argentine journalist ad a writer.

Trivia About Eurindia, volumen 1. Basically, these comparisons take the Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans as a defining parameter for ancient civilizationeurinndia The American aesthetic sensibility: Gobierno de la pcia.

He was an argentine journ Newer Post Older Post Home item. Thanks for telling us about the problem. These images, integrated into modern life through design, would sustain the rojws of an American aesthetic sensibility. Feel free to contact us with any feedback. Login to access PDF. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.