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Alegría, Claribel

Overview
Works: 208 works in 723 publications in 5 languages and 17,510 library holdings
Genres: History  Poetry  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Filmed performances  Literary readings  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Novellas 
Roles: Author, Translator, Creator, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: PQ7539.A47, 861
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Most widely held works about Claribel Alegría
 
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Most widely held works by Claribel Alegría
Woman of the river by Claribel Alegría( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luisa in realityland by Claribel Alegría( Book )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reeditado en múltiples ocasiones y durante varios años material de lectura en universidades norteamericanas, 'Luisa en el país de la realidad' es, según palabras de la autora, 'un libro de disgresiones, de realidad y de sueños. En mi itinerario poético es el libro que más quiero'."--Back cover
New voices of Hispanic America : an anthology by D. J Flakoll( Book )

10 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories and poems by contemporary Latin American authors. The poems are in both Spanish and English
Family album by Claribel Alegría( Book )

27 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowers from the volcano by Claribel Alegría( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashes of Izalco : a novel by Claribel Alegría( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cenizas de Izalco by Claribel Alegría( Book )

48 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in two voices, Cenizas de Izalco is a collaborative novel by Claribel Alegría and Darwin Flakoll, a love story set against the events of 1932 when thirty thousand Indians and peasants were massacred in Izalco, El Salvador. Cenizas de Izalco brings together a Salvadoran woman and an American man who together struggle over issues of love, loyalty and socio--political injustices
On the front line : guerrilla poems of El Salvador( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death of Somoza by Claribel Alegría( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gripping story of planning and execution of Somoza's 1980 assassination, as told to Alegría and Flakoll in 1983 by the Argentine guerrillas who carried it out. Well-translated inverviews woven into narration lend aspect of a thriller in suspense and drama. Much historical and political background on both Nicaragua and Argentina. Excellent for classroom use"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
No me agarran viva : la mujer salvadoreña en lucha by Claribel Alegría( Book )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood pact & other stories by Mario Benedetti( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Translations of 27 stories from over 40 years of writing by one of Latin America's favorite authors whose prose creates powerful surprises and compelling humor out of 'the terrors lurking in 'ordinary people' and things' in Montevideo. Fine editing and translating by Louise Popkin and 14 other translators, but lacking an introduction"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Album familiar by Claribel Alegría( Book )

22 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They won't take me alive : Salvadorean women in struggle for national liberation by Claribel Alegría( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No me agarran viva.-1983
Tunnel to Canto Grande by Claribel Alegría( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Translation of Fuga de Canto Grande. Records 1990 interviews conducted by authors with members of the Peruvian Movimiento Revolucionario Túpac Amaru who had escaped from prison only weeks earlier. Skillful narration provides excellent historical background. Flakoll's translation is good, although at times a bit stiff. Dynamism of story makes for compelling reading"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Umbrales = Thresholds : poems by Claribel Alegría( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bilingual edition of nine poems, all of which relate experiences of passage and increased, at times painful, awareness. English versions are highly readable, even 're-readable' (Sojourner, Feb. 1997); however, they often lack the alliterative precision and nuances of the Spanish. No commentary of any kind provided"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Bill Moyers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 1. Welcome to the mainland: Sekou Sundiata "oralizes" in polyrhythmic, jazz-influenced performances; Naomi Shihab Nye seeks universal truths in everyday objects and experiences
Nicaragua, la revolución sandinista : una crónica política, 1855-1979 by Claribel Alegría( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sobrevivo by Claribel Alegría( Book )

10 editions published in 1978 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aprendizaje; [poemas by Claribel Alegría( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in Spanish and English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soltando Amarras = Casting off by Claribel Alegría( )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of poems by the Nicaraguan poet, along with their translations into English
 
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Woman of the river
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Luisa in realitylandFamily albumAshes of Izalco : a novelOn the front line : guerrilla poems of El SalvadorDeath of SomozaBlood pact & other storiesTunnel to Canto GrandeUmbrales = Thresholds : poemsSoltando Amarras = Casting off
Alternative Names
Alegría, C.

Alegría, C. (Claribel)

Alegría, Clara Isabel, 1924-

Alegría, Clara Isabel 1924-2018

Alegría, Claribel 1924-

Alegría, Clarivel.

Alegría, Clarivel, 1924-

Alegría Flakoll, Claribel 1924-

Alegría Vides, Clara Isabel.

Claribel Alegría

Claribel Alegría dichteres uit Nicaragua

Claribel Alegría écrivaine nicaraguayenne

Claribel Alegría nicaraguai költő

Claribel Alegría Nicaraguan writer

Claribel Alegría nicaraguanische Schriftstellerin

Claribel Alegría nikaragujská spisovatelka

Claribel Alegría poetessa, giornalista e scrittrice nicaraguense

Claribel Alegría scriitoare nicaraguană

Claribel Alegría Vides escriptora nicaragüenca

Claribel Alegría Vides escritora nicaraguana

Claribel Alegría Vides Nicaraguan writer

Cleribel Alegria

Flakoll, Claribel Alegría.

Flakoll, Claribel Alegría, 1924-

Vides, Clara Isabel Alegría.

Кларибел Алегрия

קלריבל אלגריה סופרת ניקרגואית

کلربل آلگریا

ക്ലാരിബെൽ അലിഗ്രിയ

알레그리아, 클라리벨 1924-

アレグリア, クラリベル

クラリベル・アレグリア

克拉丽贝尔·阿莱格里亚

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