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For anyone not familiar with the ...
For anyone not familiar with the writings of this modern master, these austere and radiant poems in God Desired and Desiring, translated by the poet and scholar Antonio de Nicolás and presented alongside the original Spanish, will demonstrate why Jiménez is considered one of the masters of twentieth-century poetry.
To what may this writing be compared? Whitman's Song of Myself comes to mind, but it is not with any intention of taking away from Whitman's achievement that I declare a preference for the poetry of Juan Ramón Jiménez.