The first Nobel Prize in literature to be awarded to a Latin American writer went to the Chilean poet Gabriela Mistral. Famous and beloved during her lifetime all over Latin America and in Europe, Mistral has never been known in North America as she deserves to be. The reputation of her more flamboyant and accessible friend and countryman Pablo Neruda has overshadowed hers, and she has been officially sentimentalised into a 'poetess' of children and motherhood. Translations, and even selections of her work in Spanish, have ...

Selected Poems of Gabriela Mistral 2011, University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM

ISBN-13: 9780826328199


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Selected Poems of Gabriela Mistral 2003, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826328182