Veinte poemas de amor y una canci n desesperada

The memorable verses of the Chilean poet and the beauty of the watercolors compose a whole that perpetuates this book as a beautiful object where ideas and images dwell in a happy marriage.

Author: Pablo Neruda

Publisher: Vintage Espanol

ISBN: 9780307474742

Category: Poetry

Page: 151

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Premio Nobel de Literatura “El más grande poeta del siglo xx en cualquier idioma”. —Gabriel García Márquez Un gran éxito desde el mismo momento de su publicación en 1924 cuando el autor contaba con tan solo diecinueve años, Veinte poemas de amor y una canción desesperada causó un fuerte revuelo en la conservadora sociedad chilena debido a su franco retrato de la relación del autor con dos mujeres. Se convirtió inmediatamente en una de las colecciones de poesía más leídas, estableciendo a Neruda como una de las más singulares voces de la poesía en español del siglo XX. Incluso leído hoy, sigue sorprendiendo por su sincera descripción del amor y el sexo. Tan pasional y hermosa como Veinte poemas de amor y una canción desesperada, Cien sonetos de amor incluye algunos de los más sensuales e intensos poemas de Pablo Neruda. Aunque publicada treinta y cinco años más tarde, retiene la ingenuidad y la intensa pasión del joven Neruda, mezclada con la sagaz mirada de un hombre que lo ha visto todo.
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Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair

This Nobel Prize-winning book, first published in 1924, is one of Neruda's most popular works.

Author: Pablo Neruda

Publisher: Jonathan Cape

ISBN: UOM:39015010380155

Category: Love poetry, Spanish

Page: 69

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This Nobel Prize-winning book, first published in 1924, is one of Neruda's most popular works. By using metaphors found in nature, he celebrates love and achieves harmony. Grief and sadness are brought to life so beautifully that his work remains unparalleled to this day.
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A Companion to Pablo Neruda

1 The 1920s : from Crepusculario to Veinte poemas de amor y una canción desesperada Crepusculario , 1923 Neruda published his first book of poems in 1923 , at his own expense ( selling , for example , his father's gold watch , a parting ...

Author: Jason Wilson

Publisher: Tamesis Books

ISBN: 1855661675

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 255

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The making of a great Chilean poet.
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The Poetry of Pablo Neruda

Love Poetry Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada I undertook the greatest departure from myself: creation, wanting to illuminate words. 1924 Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada, Neruda's best known and most widely ...

Author: René de Costa

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 9780674679818

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 213

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Sublime Blue

A translation of Pablo Neruda's early collections of odes, this book features poems that are addressed to hope and to gloom, to numbers and to the atom, to blue flowers and to artichokes.

Author: Pablo Neruda

Publisher: Wings Press

ISBN: 9781609401955

Category: Poetry

Page: 104

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A translation of Pablo Neruda's early collections of odes, this book features poems that are addressed to hope and to gloom, to numbers and to the atom, to blue flowers and to artichokes. Reflecting the lucent, candid vitality driving Neruda's charming accounts, these poems celebrate things big and the small: even lamentations become commemorations. Compassionately amused one moment then sobered by injustice and supportive of resistance the next, this bilingual compilation will appeal to fans of one of the 20th century's most popular poets.
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The National Union Catalog Pre 1956 Imprints

N4V4 Neruda , Pablo , 19041953 20 [ i.e. Veinte ) poemas de amor y una canción desesperada . Buenos Aires , Losada , s . a . ( 1953 ) 111 , [ 4 ] p . 21cm . ( Poetas de España y América ) Neruda , Pablo , 1904PQ7087 .

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ISBN: UOM:39015082987754

Category: Union catalogs

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Chile

His 1924 volume , Veinte Poemas de Amor y Una Canción Desesperada ( Twenty love poems and a song of despair ) , became a best - seller . He wrote freely in many styles . His verse expressed complex emotions , such as Pablo Neruda is the ...

Author: Corona Brezina

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 0823938379

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

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An overview of the history and culture of Chile and its people including the geography, myths, arts, daily life, education, industry, and governments, with illustrations from primary source documents.
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Breaking Bounds

Neruda's excessive ardor was part of the quest to create a "poesia aglom- erativa" — a quest that he defers in order to publish, in 1924, his Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada (Twenty Love Poems and A Song of Despair).

Author: Betsy Erkkila

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 9780195093506

Category: History

Page: 292

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The authors reinvigorate the study of Walt Whitman and American culture by presenting essays that demonstrate Whitman's centrality to the widest range of social, political, literary, sexual, and cultural discourses of his time and ours. The Whitman that emerges from these collected essays is renewed for a new generation of readers seeking to define the places and the functions of his poetic words in the world. (Poetry)
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A Guide to the Latin American Art Song Repertoire

67 [1.562], 53 20 Melodies [1.26], 8 Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada, op. 179B [3.1423], 116 21 Romanzas [16.1], 189 Velabranca [3.1060], 100 Velamorena [3.1147], 105 Vela que passou [3.585a], 85 Velas ao mar [3.258], ...

Author: Stela M. Brandão

Publisher: Indiana University Press

ISBN: 9780253221384

Category: Music

Page: 343

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A reference guide to the vast array of art song literature and composers from Latin America, this book introduces the music of Latin America from a singer's perspective and provides a basis for research into the songs of this richly musical area of the world. The book is divided by country into 22 chapters, with each chapter containing an introductory essay on the music of the region, a catalog of art songs for that country, and a list of publishers. Some chapters include information on additional sources. Singers and teachers may use descriptive annotations (language, poet) or pedagogical annotations (range, tessitura) to determine which pieces are appropriate for their voices or programming needs, or those of their students. The guide will be a valuable resource for vocalists and researchers, however familiar they may be with this glorious repertoire.
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Pablo Neruda

Veinte poemas was the result.'37 In June 1924, Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada (Twenty Love Songs and a Song of Despair), the book which decisively made Neruda's name, appeared — and it remains the one from which people ...

Author: Adam Feinstein

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN: 9781582345949

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 510

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The first comprehensive English-language biography of the Nobel Prize-winning Chilean author and poet traces his odyssey from a poverty-stricken youth, through his participation in the Spanish Civil War and exile from his own country, through his dedication to Communism and turbulent personal life, to his remarkable literary endeavors. Reprint.
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Do the Americas Have a Common Literature

... mi expresion " ( " I reduced stylistically , and deliberately , my expression " ) -- which resulted in Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada ( Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair , 1924 ) , a work that , while removed ...

Author: Gustavo Pérez Firmat

Publisher: Duke University Press

ISBN: 0822310724

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 394

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This volume takes an important step toward the discovery of a common critical heritage that joins the diverse literatures of North America and Latin America. Traditionally, literary criticism has treated the literature of the Americas as “New World” literature, examining it in relation to its “Old World”—usually European—counterparts. This collection of essays redirects the Eurocentric focus of earlier scholarship and identifies a distinctive pan-American consciousness. The essays here place the literature of the Americas in a hemispheric context by drawing on approaches derived from various schools of contemporary critical thought—Marxism, feminism, culture studies, semiotics, reception aesthetics, and poststructuralism. As part of their search for a distinctly New World literary idiom, the contributors engage not only the major North American and Spanish American writers, but also such “marginal” or “minor” literatures as Chicano, African American, Brazilian, and Québecois. In identifying areas of agreement and confluence, this work lays the groundwork for finding historical, ideological, and cultural homogeneity in the imaginative writing of the Americas. Contributors. Lois Parkinson Zamora, David T. Haberly, José David Saldívar, Antonio Benítez-Rojo, José Piedra, Doris Sommer, Enrico Mario Santí, Eduardo González, John Irwin, Wendy B. Faris, René Prieto, Jonathan Monroe, Gustavo Pérez Firmat
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Pablo Neruda and the U S Culture Industry

"El joven Neruda: Los poemas del amor compartido." Revista Iberoamericana 60. 168-69 (1994): 731-37. Ellis, Keith. "Explorando el amor: La busqueda infructuosa en Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada.

Author: Teresa Longo

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134754489

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 266

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In this compelling collection, Teresa Longo gathers a diverse group of critical and poetic voices to analyze the politics of packaging and marketing Neruda and Latin American poetry in general in the United States.
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Fifty Odes

Translated from the Spanish by George Schade. This bilingual edition of FIFTY ODES by Pablo Neruda, lovingly translated by Latin American scholar George Schade belongs in the collection of every serious poetry lover.

Author: Pablo Neruda

Publisher: Host Publications, Inc.

ISBN: 0924047135

Category: Poetry

Page: 363

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Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Translated from the Spanish by George Schade. This bilingual edition of FIFTY ODES by Pablo Neruda, lovingly translated by Latin American scholar George Schade belongs in the collection of every serious poetry lover. Neruda magically transforms everyday objects, from dogs to dictionaries, into essential elements of an always amazing and surprising world. Alastair Reade, dean of Latin American poetry translators, declares, "These translations have the same fizziness, the same physical excitement that Pablo Neruda has."
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The Poem and the Insect

12 " Pequepo historia , " Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada ( Buenos Aires : Losada , 1961 ) , quoted by Costa , Poetry , 35 . 13 Neruda , Obras , I , 98 . 14 Amado Alonso , Poesia , 235 . 15 Miriam Rothschild , Butterfly ...

Author: David Spooner

Publisher: University Press of America

ISBN: 0761818782

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 167

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This book is an extension of Dr. Spooner's previous work on the interplay of insect processes and human culture as discussed in The Metaphysics of Insect Life (ISP, 1995). It continues the application of the literary, philosophical, and scientific methods employed there to the main currents in the evolution of modern Hispanic literature. On one level, it is part of the new cultural-ecological criticism. Assessing the incursion of South American rainforest ecology into the poetry of Silva, Dario and later Eguren, this study considers their impact on Rueda, Aleixandre, Jimenez, Lorca, and Valente, among others, balancing this with a recognition of Spain's indigenous post-romantic modernism. Then, while taking account of the insects in Juan Goytisolo's novels, Spooner will throw more light on the books of Marquez, Cortazar and Fuentes, where the striking of the medieval across the modern is interpreted as related to the metamorphoses of insects, and indeed the processes of literary development itself. The book concludes with a consideration of the metaphysical and scientific implications of this analysis.
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Concise Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature

... palabra (Casiellanos( i974 Utopta arc.uei (Vargas Llosai i978 Uvas y el viento (Nernda( i954 Valicute nuuido nuevo (Fuentesl i990 Varias historias (Machadu de Assis( i896 Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada (Neruda( i9z4 ...

Author: Verity Smith

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135960339

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 702

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First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Lorca in English

... it is worth highlighting that he also published English versions of El Poema del Mío Cid (The Poem of the Cid, ... and Pablo Neruda's Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada (Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair, 1969).

Author: Andrew Samuel Walsh

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000098259

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 248

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Lorca in English examines the evolution of translations of Federico García Lorca into English as a case of rewriting and manipulation through politically and ideologically motivated translation. As new translations of Federico García Lorca continue to appear in the English-speaking world and his literary reputation continues to be rewritten through these successive re-translations, this book explores the reasons for this constant desire to rewrite Lorca since the time of his murder right into the 21st century. From his representation as the quintessential Spanish Republican martyr, to his adoption through translation by the Beat Generation, to his elevation to iconic status within the Queer Studies movement, this volume analyzes the reasons for this evolution and examines the current direction into which this canonical author is heading in the English-speaking world.
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What is Translation

... telling us that she begins reading Rich's Twenty - One Love Poems ( 1976 ) through Pablo Neruda's Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada ( 1924 ) , in which the male speaker addresses his female lover .

Author: Douglas Robinson

Publisher: Kent State University Press

ISBN: 087338573X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 219

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An investigation into the state of translation studies which looks ahead at the direction in which the author sees the field moving. Included are reviews of the work of translation theorists. A volume in a series which aims to present a broad spectrum of thinking on translation.
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Contemporary Chicana Poetry

Villanueva confesses to an early familiarity with the works of Pablo Neruda , having read ( in translation ) and admired his Residencia en la tierra and Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada ( 1924 ) , but not to a familiarity ...

Author: Marta Ester Sánchez

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 0520052625

Category: American poetry

Page: 377

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Discusses 4 Chicana poets' "dilemmas of their dual relationship to American and Mexican societies and of their dual identity as Chicanas and as women writing in a contemporary setting."
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A Study Guide for Pablo Neruda s Tonight I Can Write

His first collection of poetry, La cancion de la fiesta, was published in Chile in 1921. He followed that volume with two more: Crepusculario in 1923 and Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada in 1924.

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410360946

Category: Literary Criticism

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A Study Guide for Pablo Neruda's "Tonight I Can Write," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.
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How Books Came to America

Pablo Neruda, Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada: Cien sonetos de amor (New York: Vintage Espafiol/ Random House, 2010). 4. William Charvat, Literary Publishing in America, 1790-1850 (1959; repr., Amherst: University of ...

Author: John Hruschka

Publisher: Penn State Press

ISBN: 9780271050829

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Anyone who pays attention to the popular press knows that the new media will soon make books obsolete. But predicting the imminent demise of the book is nothing new. At the beginning of the twentieth century, for example, some critics predicted that the electro-mechanical phonograph would soon make books obsolete. Still, despite the challenges of a century and a half of new media, books remain popular, with Americans purchasing more than eight million books each day. In How Books Came to America, John Hruschka traces the development of the American book trade from the moment of European contact with the Americas, through the growth of regional book trades in the early English colonial cities, to the more or less unified national book trade that emerged after the American Civil War and flourished in the twentieth century. He examines the variety of technological, historical, cultural, political, and personal forces that shaped the American book trade, paying particular attention to the contributions of the German bookseller Frederick Leypoldt and his journal, Publishers Weekly. Unlike many studies of the book business, How Books Came to America is more concerned with business than it is with books. Its focus is on how books are manufactured and sold, rather than how they are written and read. It is, nevertheless, the story of the people who created and influenced the book business in the colonies and the United States. Famous names in the American book trade&—Benjamin Franklin, Robert Hoe, the Harpers, Henry Holt, and Melvil Dewey&—are joined by more obscure names like Joseph Glover, Conrad Beissel, and the aforementioned Frederick Leypoldt. Together, they made the American book trade the unique commercial institution it is today.
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