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A majorbilingual anthology of twentieth-century Latin American poetry

During a century of extraordinary change, poets became the chroniclers of deep polarizations. From Rubén Darío’s quest to renew the Spanish language to César Vallejo’s linking of religion and politics, from Jorge Luis Borges’s cosmopolitanism to Pablo Neruda’s placement of poetry as uncompromising speaker...more
Hardcover, 768 pages
Published March 29th 2011 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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Karlo Mikhail
Great compilation of Latin American poetry. A wide-ranging selection by poets I've been meaning to read more from and poets I just encountered in this book.
emm
I won this book from Goodreads giveaway. A great collection of Latin American poetry and I also enjoyed the fact that it was a bilingual edition (a great way to brush up on my Spanish).
Ashley
I'm generally not a fan of poetry collections. But this one was pretty awesome. Also, it gave me an excuse to brush up on my Spanish.
Nick
protip: if you're making a bilingual anthology, don't somehow leave out the translation for one of the poems.
Victoria
I loved this book and even found some great new favorite poets!
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i can't stop reading this!
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Ilan Stavans is the Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst College. An award-winning writer and public television host, his books include Growing Up Latino and Spanglish. A native of Mexico City, he lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.
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