A selection of 21 poems by Mexican poet Marco Antonio Montes de Oca, this collection serves as a representative sampling of his verses. Known and respected for writing poetry full of images and metaphor, Montes de Oca wields language skillfully and presents poems with depth that are unburdened by political and social aims.
About the Author
Marcos Antonio Montes de Oca was a Mexican poet and painter. He worked with several literary journals, served as a fellow with the Mexican Center of Writers, was awarded two Guggenheim Fellowships, and was honored with a grant from the National Fund for Culture and the Arts. Laura Villaseñor is a translator of novels that include Death Without End.