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Hispanic American Historical Review (1961) 41 (2): 311–312.
Published: 01 May 1961
... of the original but he does succeed quite well, in the opinion of the reviewer, in rendering “the poem into an English which would give some sense of the strength and sweep of the original.” He has hewed close to the literal meaning of the original, even to the extent of maintaining the historic and past tenses...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (2): 307–308.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Munro S. Edmonson The Transformation of the Hummingbird: Cultural Roots of a Zinacantecan Mythical Poem . By Hunt Eva . Ithaca , 1977 . Cornell University Press . Tables. Diagrams. Illustrations. Appendixes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 312 . Cloth. Copyright 1978 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1942) 22 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 February 1942
... . Pp. 134 . $0.75 .) An Annotated Bibliography of the Poems and Pamphlets of J. J. Fernández de Lizardi: the First and Second Periods (1808-1823) . Edited with an introduction and notes by Radin Paul . [ Occasional Papers, Mexican History Series, No. 2, Part I in 2 .] ( San Francisco...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1934) 14 (3): 339–340.
Published: 01 August 1934
...Percy Alvin Martin The Modernist Trend in Spanish-American Poetry. Collection of Representative Poems of the Modernist Movement and the Reaction . Translated into English Verse with a Commentary by Craig G. Dundas . ( Berkeley : University of California Press , 1934 . Pp. xii , 347...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1946) 26 (2): 284–291.
Published: 01 May 1946
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1972) 52 (3): 529.
Published: 01 August 1972
...G.S. The translator endeavors to steer a middle course between literary translation and poetical paraphrase. The results are mixed: some poems are felicitously rendered, while others are stiff and graceless, sprinkled with unfortunate archaisms (“thou” and “thy”). A pioneer work...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1957) 37 (4): 518.
Published: 01 November 1957
...Stanley R. Ross Anthology MCC 1956. Studies, essays and poems by faculty members of Mexico City College, presented as a contribution to the Seventh Mexican Book Fair . Foreword by Murray Paul V. . Mexico City , 1956 . Mexico City College Press . Pp. 445 . Paper . Copyright 1957...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1974) 54 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 August 1974
... carries to the year 1967 and, thus, does not encompass the new poems of Belitt’s edition. (The latter poems, it should be noted, do not appreciably alter the image of the poet that has been gradually revealed to us over the space of a full half-century.) While translator Belitt cannot be faulted...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 622–623.
Published: 01 August 1975
...” was more than an aviso (announcement, notice, warning); it was a way of life. In this anthology Márquez introduces Guillén to the reader through the poetry of The Great Zoo/1967 , and then he selects other poems written by Guillén between 1925 and 1969. It would have been more helpful...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (2): 295–296.
Published: 01 May 1993
... as the quincentenaries of various events of the conquest approach. As a richer field of Cardenal and Central American literary interpretation develops, the book will be a constant source of interest and reference. I also insist, however, that the editor leaves a certain discontinuity between the Indian poems...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 327–328.
Published: 01 May 1994
... the art form by updating it to address social concerns of Mexican Americans in the 1950s and 1960s. Paredes, with his book, concludes the author, “provides one model for the development of the Chicano movement, and that model was itself wholly indebted to the precursory master poem—the corrido” (p. 90...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (1): 182–183.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Pamela S. Murray Peruvian Rebel: The World of Magda Portal with a Selection of Her Poems . By Weaver Kathleen . University Park, PA : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2009 . Map. Notes. Bibliography. xiv , 309 pp. Cloth , $64.00 . Copyright 2011 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 156–158.
Published: 01 February 2016
... . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 The Historia de la nueva México is an epic poem written by Gaspar de Villagrá, a criollo from Puebla, Mexico, which was published in 1610 in Alcalá de Henares, Spain. It recounts the story of the expedition led by Juan de Oñate that established the first...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 692–693.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and annotated edition of 230 poems in Spanish about the Virgin Mary, taken from musical polyphonic works in manuscripts at the Archivo y Biblioteca Nacionales de Bolivia (ABNB) in Sucre (formerly La Plata, capital of the Audiencia of Charcas). These poems have been selected by the editor from some 13 hundred...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 February 1997
... El estrecho dudoso , an epic poem originally published in 1966, is here presented in a bilingual edition, preceded by an informative preliminary study by Tamara Williams and supplemented with a useful glossary. The poem, consisting of 25 cantos, narrates the history of the conquest of Central...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 February 1964
... and dedicated it to the Empress Doña Isabel. The manuscript slumbered in the National Library of Austria until a faulty and incomplete version came out in 1848. That edition recognized the poem as a significant document of the Conquest but briefly dismissed its artistic nature as an early, crude “rhymed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (4): 783–811.
Published: 01 November 2000
... of Durão, presented at the end of the volume, Barros transcribes the favorable opinions of literary critics about the poem. 61 Barros, O Caramuru , 10, 11. Interestingly, Barros states that “the three founding ethnic elements” of the Brazilian population are present in Caramuru. 62 Ibid...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 321–322.
Published: 01 May 1994
... Castellanos, one of those indefatigable literary conquistadors of the sixteenth century, wrote an incredible epic poem about his experiences and knowledge of the conquest and settlement of America. Born in the province of Seville in 1522, Castellanos arrived in America about 1539 or 1540. He participated...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (2): 347.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Maureen Ahern A significant social as well as literary testimonial, this anthology is an essential reader in the relationship between art and society in Latin America in this century. Special mention must be made of the exceptional quality of the translations. The poems read as poems...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 February 2024
... corazón” (“Cuba and Puerto Rico are / two wings of a bird / they receive flowers or bullets / in the same heart”) (quoted in p. 5). Ever since its publication, the poem has been recited—and miscited—countless times. It's one of those rare instances of a poem becoming part of Cuban and Puerto Rican...