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A Woman in Her Garden: Selected Poems of Dulce Maria Loynaz
     

A Woman in Her Garden: Selected Poems of Dulce Maria Loynaz

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by Dulce Maria Loynaz, Judith Kerman (Editor), Ruth Behar (Afterword)
 

Born in Cuba in 1902, Loynaz established her reputation as a poet in the first half of the 20th century. After the Cuban Revolution in 1959, she retreated to her house, vowing to never write poetry again and refusing to leave the island of her birth. Like a Cuban Emily Dickinson, she lived out the -remainder of her life in seclusion. In 1992, she received the

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Born in Cuba in 1902, Loynaz established her reputation as a poet in the first half of the 20th century. After the Cuban Revolution in 1959, she retreated to her house, vowing to never write poetry again and refusing to leave the island of her birth. Like a Cuban Emily Dickinson, she lived out the -remainder of her life in seclusion. In 1992, she received the Cervantes Prize, the most prestigious writing award in the Spanish language. She died in 1997. A Woman in Her Garden presents a bilingual selection of work from all phases of her career.

Judith Kerman is professor of humanities at Saginaw Valley State College in Michigan. Her books of poetry include Mothering and The Jacoba Poems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781893996557
Publisher:
White Pine Press
Publication date:
11/01/2002
Series:
Secret Weavers Series Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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Editor of Headpress and co-author of Killing For Culture and See No Evil, David Kerekes likes old horror comics, in particular he likes Skywald, which he came to understand at an early age were quite unlike anything else in the literary world. Editor of Headpress and co-author of Killing For Culture and See No Evil, David Kerekes likes old horror comics, in particular he likes Skywald, which he came to understand at an early age were quite unlike anything else in the literary world.

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A Woman in Her Garden: Selected Poems of Dulce Maria Loynaz 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
QD_Zyr1 More than 1 year ago
Delicado trabajo de traducción que muestra la belleza y el encanto de los poemas de D.M. Loynaz.