Revista Digital Universitaria
Revista Digital Universitaria ISSN: 1607 - 6079 | Publicación mensual | 1 de julio de 2016 vol.17, No.7


Historical Approach to the Spanish Micro-Story

Belén Mateos Blanco

Despite that brief narrative forms can be traced throughout the history of literature, what we now understand as generic micro-story has a very specific statute begins to take shape between modernism and the avant-garde. The history of Spanish micro-story can be broken down into four stages that mark its constitution as a literary genre and in this work are defined as: the precursors of brevity, war and Francoism: postist and classic, 80’s and 90’s: the emergence and micro-story the XXI century.

Keywords: Micro-story, history, Spanish, stages, authors.