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Friday in Jerusalem and Other Poems - Campos, Marco Antonio, and Hedeen, Katherine M. (Translated by), and Rodriguez-Nunez, Victor (Translated by)
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Marco Antonio Campos's work can be considered a response to the dialogic poetry that arose in Latin America beginning in the 1950s. The latter is characterized by radical disregard for solipsism, opposition to capitalism and neo-colonialism, opening up to popular culture, democratization of language, and formal experimentation. By contrast, in Campos's poems, like in many by his contemporaries, morality is given priority over politics, feeling over reason, plain style over experimentation. In his case, a displacement from ...

Friday in Jerusalem and Other Poems 2012, Salt Publishing, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781844718962