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The republic of poetry

Author: Martín Espada
Publisher: New York : Norton, [2008]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
The heart of this collection is a cycle of Chile poems by the poet Sandra Cisneros called "the Pablo Neruda of North American authors." In his eighth collection of poems, Espada celebrates the power of poetry itself. This book is a place of odes and elegies, collective memory and hidden history, miraculous happenings and redemptive justice. Here poets return from the dead, visit in dreams, even rent a helicopter to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Espada, Martín, 1957-
Republic of poetry
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Martín Espada
ISBN: 9780393069709 0393069702
OCLC Number: 916001324
Notes: Poems.
Awards: Short-listed for Pulitzer Prize 2007
Description: 1 online resource (63 pages)
Contents: The Republic of Poetry --
The Poet's Coat --
The Weather-Beaten Face.
Responsibility: Martín Espada.


The eighth collection by "the Pablo Neruda of North American authors" (Sandra Cisneros) was a finalist for the 2007 Pulitzer Prize.  Read more...


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"He's the best new poet I've read for years." Adrian Mitchell, The Guardian"

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