Read the literary essay: Fantasy and artistic creation in Latin America and the Caribbean by the Colombian writer Gabriel García Márquez. Search the dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy for the meaning of unknown words.
Reflect on the following questions:
How is the vigorous narrative of Magical Realism present in this essay by the great Colombian writer? What elements are warned?
What role does fantasy play in the Gabriel García Márquez text?
How does García Márquez contrast the Latin American reality with the European reality? Why do you maintain that, for a European reader, it is difficult to imagine the true dimension of what happens in America?
Why do you consider the Caribbean region as the center of gravity of the incredible?