Magical Realism

Fiction (often Latin American) that "...interweaves, in an ever-shifting pattern, a sharply etched realism in representing ordinary events and descriptive details together with fantastic and dreamlike elements, as well as with material derived from myth and fairy tales." (A Glossary of Literary Terms by M.H. Abrams)

Related Genres:

Unicorns in the Garden
Unreal Cities

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updated: Monday, November 07, 2011