Santiago Poems

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Winter Poems Along The Rio Grande

Autore: Jimmy Santiago Baca
Editore: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811215756
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Presents a collection of poems by American writer Jimmy Santiago Baca in which he celebrates nature and creativity.

Spring Poems Along The Rio Grande

Autore: Jimmy Santiago Baca
Editore: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811216852
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A follow-up to Winter Poems Along the Rio Grande continues the poet's daily pilgrimages through the meadows, riverbanks, and bosques of the Rio Grande, where he finds reflections of his visions of love and loss, poverty and renewal, and redemption and war. Original.

Santiago Poems And Other Verses

Autore: Herbert Wickenheiser
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Selected Poems

Autore: Federico García Lorca
Editore: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192805652
Grandezza: 61,35 MB
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Lorca brought an understanding of the paradox that was Spain - sensuality chafing under a rigid moral code, individual desire at war with tradition.' Manuel Duran Federico Garcia Lorca is perhaps the most celebrated of all twentieth-century Spanish writers, known not only for his plays but also for several collections of poems published both in his short lifetime and after. Lorca's poetry is steeped in the land, climate, and folklore of his native Andalusia, though he writes memorably of New York and Cuba too. Often in modernist idiom, and full of startling imagery, he evokes a world of intense feelings, silent suffering, and dangerous love. This selection balances poems from Lorca's early collections with his better-known work to give a clear vision of his poetic development. Martin Sorrell's accomplished translations are complemented by D. Gareth Walters's shrewd Introduction, with its distinctive focus on the achievements of the poet.

Immigrants In Our Own Land Selected Early Poems

Autore: Jimmy Santiago Baca
Editore: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811211451
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is a new, expanded edition of Jimmy Santiago Baca's best-selling first book of poetry (originally published by Louisiana State University Press in 1979). A number of poems from early, now unavailable chapbooks have also been included so that the reader can at last have an overview of Baca's remarkable literary development. The voice of will be familiar to readers of the widely praised and (New Directions, 1987 and 1989), but the territory may not be. Most of the poems in this collection were written while the author was in prison, where he taught himself to read and write. All the poems are concerned with the incarcerated or the disenfranchised; they all communicate the sting from the backhand of the American promise. As Denise Levertov has noted, Baca "is far from being a naive realist," but of poverty and prejudice, of material that is truly raw, he "writes in unconcealed passion."

Selected Poems

Autore: Pablo Neruda
Editore: Grove Press
ISBN: 9780802151025
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Records the selected works of a leading Latin American poet, presenting the verses in both English and Spanish to emphasize his political and social themes

Poems From A Bronx Room

Autore: Elmer Santiago
Editore: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595165486
Grandezza: 32,29 MB
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This collection of poetry is for the most part, an escape from teenage angst. I am a child of the failed Regan-nomics that the 80's produced. The failure of these policies carried over into the bitterness of a household that grew larger and wider, and quickly into the 90's. It was in the nineties that the bitterness of alienation, financial disappointment, and finding the will to survive became a focal point for a young man in the Bronx. These poems reflect the times in a Bronx room where one can only hope that all can change. That the bitterness that somehow engulfs you, can also save you. Poems from a Bronx room is an escape, the task of watching a father suffer in a quiet depression, lost love, my anger that was so common in the nineties with the youth of America. These poems remember an angry decade. Yes hope. It was all a young man who looked out the window ever had. This book I dedicate to the isolated and alienated of the nineties. For the generation in between. For those who still run from the nineties. This is for you.

Black Mesa Poems

Autore: Jimmy Santiago Baca
Editore: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811211024
Grandezza: 15,31 MB
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is rooted in the American Southwest, the setting of Jimmy Santiago Baca's highly acclaimed long narrative poem, (New Directions, 1987). "Baca's evocation of this landscape," as noted, "its aridity and fertility, is nothing short of brilliant." The individual poems of Black Mesa are embedded both in the family and in the community life of the barrio, detailing births and deaths, neighbors and seasons, injustices and victories. Loosely interconnected, the poems trace a visionary biography of place.

Tula

Autore: Chris Santiago
Editore: Milkweed Editions
ISBN: 1571319549
Grandezza: 50,17 MB
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The Lindquist & Vennum Prize for Poetry is an annual regional prize, presented in partnership by Milkweed Editions and the Lindquist & Vennum Foundation. Established in 2011 with the aim of supporting outstanding poets and bringing their work to a national stage, the prize will award $10,000 as well as a contract for publication to the author of the winning manuscript. The winner will be selected from among five finalists by an independent judge. Previous selections include Patricia Kirkpatrick's Odessa and Michael Bazzett's You Must Remember This.