Synopses & Reviews
The Focus Student Editions are designed for Spanish language courses in literature and culture. Prepared with non-native Spanish speakers in mind, these editions include an introduction (in Spanish), the complete work, and linguistic and cultural notes in Spanish, a current bibliography and study questions.
This Focus student edition is a classic drama set in the 1600s and follows the adventures of the lover and lethario, Don Juan Tenorio, and ends when he is tricked by the stone statue of an old enemy he has killed comes to live and drags him to hell.
Spanish text with notes, introductory essay, glossary.
Focus student edition of the classic drama by Gabriel Tellez (Tirso de Molina) is the earliest presentation of the legend of Don Juan, the personification of youthful indifference and all that is sinful. Complete Spanish text with notes, introduciton, and questions for discussion.
About the Author
Paola Bianco (Ph. D. UNC, Chapel Hill) is Associate Professor of Spanish at Wilkes University. She has published books and articles on poetry, literature, Italian culture and Hispanic women writers.
Antonio Sobejano-Moran (Ph.D. Michigan State University) is Professor of Spanish at SUNY Binghamton since 1986 and he has published extensively in the field of Spanish literature. He has served as AP table leader in Spanish and Latin American literature for ETS.