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Variaciones Borges is a journal of philosophy, semiotics and literature, published twice a year in Spanish, English and French by The University of Pittsburgh. Reaching beyond pure exegeses of Borges's writings, the journal aims to explore the special style of thinking, writing and reading in which Borges excelled. Fantastic ontologies, synchronic genealogies, utopian grammars, fictional geographies, multiple universal histories, logical bestiaries, ornithological syllogisms, narrative ethics, imaginary mathematics, theological thrillers, nostalgic geometries and invented remembrances converge to justify the epithet "Borgesian" for a special area of academic research, in which philosophy appears as perplexity, thought as conjecture, and poetry as the deepest form of rationality. These creative displacements of relevance can be called "transverse epistemologies." Selected articles from past issues of the journal are available in the section Borges Criticism.

List of Journals

Lucas Martín Adur Nobile, Jay Corwin, Newton de Castro Pontes, Rebecca Kosick, Francisco Pérez Marsilla, Iryna Orlova, Charles Li, Xosé Pereira-Boán, Gustavo Quintero Vera, Ariel de la Fuente, Robert Lima, Reina Roffé, Mariano Shifman 

Includes a dossier on Borges and Pessoa and a transcription of a Borges talk at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1976. 

Patricio Ferrari, Diego Giménez and Roberto Rolandone, Fabrizio Boscaglia, Sandra Bettencourt, Pedro Javier Pérez López, Alberto Giordano, Bairon Oswaldo Vélez Escallón, Jason A. Bartles, Robin Lefere, Amy Frazier-Yoder, Antonio Munir Hachemi Guerrero, and Leah Leone.

Ana Peluffo, Julio Premat, Edna Aizenberg, Laura Cesarco Eglin, Rosario Hubert, Jairo Antonio Hoyos. Carolyn Fornoff, Nora C. Benedict, Leah Leone, Álvaro A. Bernal, Júlio Pimentel Pinto, Mireya Camurati, Alberto Rojo, and Mike Gonzalez. 

Sebastián Hernaiz, Candelaria Barbeira, Martín Pérez Calarco, Sabrina Salomón, Daniel Balderston, Juan Pablo Canala, Antonio Cajero Vázquez, Alfredo Alonso Estenoz, Alexander San Francisco, Daniel Fitzgerald, María Laura Bocaz Leiva, Sandra Fernández Gómez, and Laura Rosato and Germán Álvarez.

Phillip Lavender, Natalia Biancotto, Rodolfo Ortiz, Walfrido Dorta Sánchez, Daniel Balderston, Diego Alonso, Álvaro A. Bernal, Wladimir Chávez Vaca, Sebastián Urli, Mariela Blanco, Cristina Parodi, Edna Aizenberg

This issue focuses on the reception of Borges in different countries and different fields.

Brigitte Adriaensen and Lies Wijnterp, Susanne Klengel, Magdalena Cámpora, Marcy Schwartz, María Eugenia Mudrovcic, Alfredo Alonso Estenoz, Silvia Dapía, Daniel Balderston, José María Gil, Alberto Rojo, Mehmet Ilgurel, Antonio Cajero Vázquez, Rosa Pellicer, Cody Hanson, Mireya Camurati, Sebastián Urli, Dardo Scavino and Christopher Davies

Special issue on Borges's poetry edited by Mariela Blanco.

Mariela Blanco, Iván Almeida, Noé Jitrik, Osmar Sánchez, Gabriel Linares, Elisa Calabrese, Mónica Bueno, Yitzhak Lewis, Ana C. Cara, Vicente Cervera Salinas, Ariel de la Fuente, Clelia Moure, María del Carmen Marengo, Elisa Molina, Jorge Monteleone, Donald A. Yates

Iván Almeida, Nora Catelli, David J. Hart, Donald L. Shaw, María Julia Rossi, Amy Frazier-Yoder, Daniel Giraldo, Max Ubelaker Andrade, Humberto R. Núñez Faraco, Diemo Landgraf, Wladimir Chávez Vaca, Linda Maier.

Bill Richardson, Evelyn Fishburn, Marcelo Abadi, Edna Aizenberg, Daniel Balderston, Davi Arrigucci Jr., Sonia Betancort Santos, Gastón Cosentino, Francisca Noguerol Jiménez, Lucas Martín Adur Nóbile, Antonio Cajero Vázquez, María Laura Bocaz Leiva, Eduardo Becerra

Carina González, Alfredo Alonso Estenoz, Daniel Balderston, William Rowlandson, Sandeep Sreekumar, Sergio Waisman, Julián Ezquerra, Mark Frisch, Júlio Pimentel Pinto, Luis Hernán Castañeda, Linda Maier, Donald A. Yates, Yania Suárez

 

John Turci-Escobar, Nicolás Lucero, Claudio Celso Alano da Cruz, James Irby, Nora Catelli, Alfredo Alonso Estenoz, Evelyn Fishburn, Daniel Balderston, Leah Leone, Jeff Lawrence, Ali Shehzad Zaidi, Júlio Pimentel Pinto, Mireya Camurati, Gordon Brotherston, Marina Martín, Gabriel Roel

Fernando Degiovanni & Guillermo Toscano y García, Bill Richardson, Marlene Gottlieb, Martín Batalla, Román Facundo Espino, Daniel Nemrava, Andrea Miller, David Ricardo Ramírez, Jorge Martin, Daniel Lorca, Curtis Tuckey, Aashish Kaul, Donald A. Yates

Bruno Bosteels, Julio Prieto, Alma Bolón, Rex Butler, Mariano García, Victoria Pineda, Francisco Javier Avilés, Iana Konstantinova, Alan Pauls

Diego Vecchio, Michel Lafon, Daniel Balderston, Carlos Gamerro, Anna Brigido Corachán, Robin Fiddian, Arturo Matute Castro, Ximena Postigo, Silvia Dapía, Hernán Martínez Millán, Carlos Mario Mejía, Camilo Hernández Castellanos, Rubén H. Ríos, J. Andrew Brown, David Thaler


Alfredo Alonso Estenoz, Cristina Parodi, Gonzalo Aguilar, Judith Podlubne, Claudia Rosa, Nicolás Lucero, Samuel Monder, Mireya Camurati, Rosa Pellicer, Guillermo Siles, Daniel Zavala, Leila Gómez, Donald L. Shaw, Martín Kohan

Herbert E. Craig, Camilo Bogoya, Marcelo Pellegrini, Patricia Novillo-Corvalán, Antonio Cajero, Marta Spagnuolo, Sergio Waisman, Pablo Brescia, Aparecida de Fátima Bueno, Todd S. Garth and Heather Dubnick, Antoine Ventura, Rafael Arce

John Durham Peters, Ivan Almeida, Evelyn Fishburn, Edna Aizenberg, Bruno Carvalho, Haiqing Sun, Mac Williams, Ximena Briceño, Margarita Saona, Mariana C. Zinni, Valentina Camps, Carla Raffo, Leah Leone


Julio Premat, Diego Alonso, Juan Carlos Orrego, Laura Demaría, Mariano Siskind, Margaret Schwartz, Cristina Parodi, David Oubiña, Andrés Forero, Buzz Spector, Garrett Stewart, Elvio Gandolfo, Antonio Cajero

Liliana Weinberg, Marcy Schwartz, Alejandra Laera, Alfredo Alonso Estenoz, David Bird, Mariela Blanco, Julio Woscoboinik, Carlos Rojas, Kane X. Faucher, Shlomy Mualem, Daniel Balderston, Pedro Granados, Vincenzo dell'Oro

Edna Aizenberg, Haiqing Sun, Luis Miguel Isava, Andrew Hurley, Ricardo Héctor Rabitti, Antonio Cajero, Thomas McEnaney, Luis Othoniel Rosa, Juan Pablo Dabove, Erin Graff Zivin, Ana B. Rodríguez, Kirsten Mahlke, Raúl Bueno, Rafael Olea Franco, María del Carmen Marengo

Julio Premat, Silvia Dapia, Emilio J. García Pozo, Shlomy Mualem, Alfredo Alonso Estenoz, Daniel Balderston, Jerónimo Ledesma, Reinaldo Laddaga, Hugo Chaparro Valderrama

Cristina Parodi & Ivan Almeida, Rosa Pellicer, Edna Aizenberg, Gisle Selnes, Elena García Martín, Cristina Parodi & Ivan Almeida, Ricardo Waizbort & Lucia de la Rocque, Alma Bolón, Ivan Almeida, Júlio Pimentel Pinto, Julio Prieto, Gabriel Riera, Francisco García Jurado

Silvia G. Kurlat Ares, W. L. G. Bloch, Ariel de la Fuente, Noé Jitrik, Howard Giskin, Daniel Mesa Gancedo, Mercedes Blanco, Judith Podlubne, Nataly Tcherepashenets, Jorge Martin, Robin Lefere, Marta Spagnuolo, Ronaldo Assunção, Gustavo Beade, Ana Camblong, Carmen Santander

Daniel Mesa Gancedo, Evelyn Fishburn, Marina Martín, Gisle Selnes, Cristina Parodi, Francisco García Jurado, Ivan Almeida, Ethan Weed, Blas Matamoro, Shlomy Mualem, Eleni Kafala, Miguel de Torre Borges, Gustavo Beade, Ana Camblong, Ignacio Infante

Jean-Philippe Barnabé, Alejandro Riberi, Eduardo Guízar, Evelyn Fishburn, Kane X. Faucher, Marta Inés Waldegaray, Humberto Nuñez-Faraco, León Deneb, Alicia Chibán, Lorena Amaro Castro, Dana Cook

Cristián De Nápoli, Daniel Balderston, Martín Kohan, Nataly Tcherepashenets, Marta Spagnuolo, José Ramírez del Río, Gisle Selnes, Eleni Kefala, Cristina Percoco, Elisa Calabrese, Michael Y. Bennett, Jonathan Wichmann, Miguel de Torre Borges, Andrzej Sobol-Jurczykowski, Ivan Almeida, Vincenzo Dell’Oro

Ivan Almeida y Cristina Parodi, Marcelo Abadi, Mercedes Blanco, Alan White, Rosa Pellicer, Marina Martín, Horacio E. Lona, Nicolás Helft,
Ivan Almeida, Alejandro Riberi, Cristina Parodi & Ivan Almeida

Silvia Rosman, Francisco García Jurado, Ivan Almeida, Shlomy Mualem, Linda S. Maier, Enrique Camilo Corti, Patricia Willson, Humberto Núñez Faraco, Ahmed Ararou, Daniel Balderston, Alma Bolón, Pablo Martín Ruiz, Fernando Sorrentino

Marina Martín, Fernando Marinho & Ney Marinho, Shlomy Mualem, Adrian Gargett, Juan Pablo Neyret, Kane X. Faucher, Zohra Lhioui, Noemí Ulla, Cristina Parodi, Ana Camblong, Ivan Almeida

Evelyn Fishburn, Rosa Pellicer, Ana Camblong, Larry Lefkowitz, Cristina Parodi, Ivan Almeida, Rosa Pellicer, Kane X. Faucher, Antonio Gómez López-Quiñones, Rebecca N. Stephanis, Ana María Portugal M. Saliba, Ignacio Infante, Alicia Chibán

François Rastier, Ana Camblong, Gabriel Schreiber & Roberto Umansky, Marta Gallo, Barbara Alfano, Carlos García, Jean-François Daveti, Ivan Almeida, Hanne Klinting, Donald A. Yates

Rosa Pellicer, Alfonso García Morales, Jorge Hernández Martín, Saúl Sosnowski, Mercedes Blanco, Ramsey Lawrence, Blas Matamoro, Pablo A. J. Brescia, María del Carmen Marengo, Juan Duchesne Winter, María Esther Maciel, David A. Bedford, Ivan Almeida, Rémi Champseix

Mercedes Blanco, Aníbal Jarkowski, Sergio Gabriel Waisman, Sylvia Saítta, Sergio Pastormelo, Herbert H. Knecht, Marina Martín, Ivan Almeida, Anders Johansson, Sandra Contreras, Robin Lefere, Blas Matamoro, Fabiana Sabsay-Herrera, Marcelo Abadi, Arnaldo Calveyra

Saúl Yurkievich, Ivan Almeida, Sylvia Molloy, Rafael Cansinos Assens, Adrián Gorelik, David Oubiña, Julio Pimentel Pinto, Alma Bolón Pedretti, Ivan Almeida, Carlos Alberto Zito, Flora Pescador Monagas, Marcelo Abadi, Adrián Nazareno Bravi, Julie James, Horacio E. Lona, Jesús Aguilar, Carlos García, Daniel Balderston, Vincenzo Dell’Oro, Juan José Gómez Cadenas

Juan Arana, Darío González, Jon Stewart, Ivan Almeida, Laurent Nicolas, Silvia G. Dapía, Marcelo Abadi, Ezequiel de Olaso, William Woof, Beatriz Sarlo, Maria Esther Marciel, Florence L. Yudin, Miguel de Torre Borges

Jorge Hernández Martín, Ivan Almeida, Cristina Parodi, Hanne Klinting, Alma Bolón Pedretti, Juan Arana, Eneida Maria de Souza, Hector Yankelvich, Carlos García, Adrián Nazareno Bravi, Vardan Hayrapetyan, Leiser Madanes, Ezequiel de Olaso, David Michael Slater, Vincenzo Dell’Oro

Ivan Almeida, María Elena Arenas Cruz, Louis Marin, Michal Sapir, Floyd Merrell, Alma Bolón Pedretti, Hector Yankelvich, Alma Bolón Pedretti, Fabiana Sbsay-Herrera, Marcelo Abadi, Nada Elia, Evelyn Fishburn, Silvia G. Dapía, Martin Johnston, Mario H. Gradowczyk, David Michael Slater, Alma Bolón Pedretti & Cristina Parodi, Annick Louis, Carlos García

Mercedes Blanco, Umberto Eco, Alberto Giordano, Ivan Almeida, Floyd Merrell, Annick Louis, Hector Yanekvich, Patricia Fox, Carlos Meneses, Damian Searls, Carlos García, Pablo Urbanyi, Arnaldo Calveyra, Julio Woscoboinik

Sergio Pastormerlo, Ricardo Piglia, Ana María Barrenechea, Beatriz Sarlo, María Teresa Gramuglio, Floyd Merrell, Elmar Schenkel, Ivan Almeida, Peter Standish, Roger Chartier, Darío González, Edna Aizenberg, Lisa Block de Behar, Jaime Alazraki, Carlos García, Victoria Navarro

Djelal Kadir, Ivan Almeida, Cristina Parodi, Sigrún Eiríksdóttir, Hanne Klinting, Jon Stewart, Ebtehal Younes, Silvia G. Dapía, Cristina Grau, Daniel Balderston, Annick Louis, Daniel Mesa Gancedo, Raúl Antelo, Carlos García, Alejandro Vaccaro, Hans-George Ruprecht, Silvia G. Dapía, Annick Louis, Cristina Parodi

Piero Ricci, José Fernández Vega, Ivan Almeida, Franca Mariani, Svend Østergård, Michel Lafon, Allen Ruch, Daniel Balderston