Contenido: Contiene: Introduction : toward the last square of the Hopscotch ; Doubles, bridges and quest for identity : "Lejana" revisited / by Jaime Alazraki. Chronology ; Octaedro : eight phases of despair / by Evelyn Picon Garfield. Second time around ; The present state of fiction in Latin America ; Politics and the intellectual en Latin America / Julio Cortázar. Lying to Athena : Cortázar and the art of fiction / by Gregory Rabassa. Los reyes : Cortázar's mithology of writing / by Roberto González Echevarría. An erotics of liberation : notes on transgressive behavior in Hopscotch and Libro de Manuel / by Margery A. Safir. Eros ludens : games, love and humor in Hopscotch / by Saúl Yurkievich. The new man (but not the new woman) ; Bibliography of works by and about Julio Cortázar / by Martha Paley Francescato. Vampires and vampiresses : a reading of 62 / by Ana María Hernández..