The Handsomest Drowned Man In The World

The Handsomest Drowned Man In The World

With its juxtaposition of ordinary details and extraordinary events, Marquez's short story "The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World" is an example of the style for which the author is famous: magic realism (also known as magical realism). The story was originally written in 1968 and was translated into English in 1972.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

STANDARDS:
RL.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RL.3 - Characters & Plot, RL.4 - Key Terms & Tone, RL.6 - Point of View

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3,4
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