Death Smashed to Pieces: Selected Poems
The first available English translation of this work shares numerous selections of the author's most popular poems. A cultural icon in her native Cuba, Loynaz's poetry was considered taboo because of its individualistic, apolitical preoccupations. This collection contains poems from each of Loynaz's books, including the acclaimed prose poems from "Poems with No Names, "a s...more
Paperback, 244 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by Carcanet Press Ltd.
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Dulce María Loynaz (December 10, 1902 - April 27, 1997) Born in Cuba. Daughter of the famous General Enrique Loynaz del Castillo, a hero of the Cuban Liberation Army and author of Cuban National Anthem lyrics; and sister of poet Enrique Loynaz Muñoz. Dulce María was born in Havana City, on December 10, 1902, in a family of great sensibility towards artistic and cultural manifestations and deep pat...moreMore about Dulce María Loynaz...