Readers of these stories will encounter memorable and affecting characters. A mysterious nun spends her days in a convent crying over something that happened to her many years ago, when she was a young woman. A young man tries to uncover the true reason a scheming woman married his uncle. An unwed pregnant woman finds unexpected help from a misogynist doctor. A bachelor wishing to marry develops a special test for prospective wives, only to see it backfire. And in the title story, a bride suddenly calls off her wedding at the last possible moment without an explanation.
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"El encaje roto" y otros cuentos: The Original Spanish Text
Access options available:. This volume aims to bring together stories that expose the many manifestations of violence against women and the power structures that normalize such behaviors. She explains that Pardo Bazan incorporated into her stories the complexities and effects of abuse such as psychological torture including gaslighting long before these aspects of violence against women were acknowledged in the broader socio-cultural context. The anthology hones in on the social space of female characters [End Page 90] as peripheral, voiceless and most importantly imbued with fear. Her gifted capacity to unveil nuanced socio-cultural conditions was praised by some, such as her contemporary Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
“El encaje roto” y otros cuentos