Borges and I | Study Guide

Jorge Luis Borges

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Overview

Author

Jorge Luis Borges

Year Published

1957

Type

Short Story

Genre

Autobiography, Philosophy

Perspective and Narrator

"Borges and I" is narrated in the first person by the author's inner persona.

Tense

"Borges and I" is primarily narrated in the present tense.

About the Title

Borges's essay "Borges and I" is a personal reflection by the author on the division between his public and private selves. "Borges" is the public self, and "I" is the author's private, or inner, self.

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