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by Octavio Paz
Author: Octavio Paz
Publisher: Distributed by H. Holt; 1st edition (1986)
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Subcategory: Essays and Correspondence
Epitaph for an Old Woman.
The Collected Poems 1957–1987. Epitaph for an Old Woman. The two volumes of Obra poetica fill some 1500 pages.
Mexican author Octavio Paz enjoyed a worldwide reputation as a master poet and essayist. The Siren and the Seashell, and Other Essays on Poets and Poetry,translations by Lysander Kemp and Margaret Sayers Peden, University of Texas Press, 1976. Xavier Villaurrutia en persona y en obra,Fondo de Cultura Economica (Mexico City, Mexico), 1978. El ogro filantrópico: Historia y política, 1971-1978(also see below), J. Mortiz (Mexico City, Mexico), 1979.
The Nobel Prize–winning poet and man of letters Octavio Paz was also a brilliant reader of other writers, and this book selects his best critical essays from over three decades. In the sixteen pieces collected here, Paz discusses a wide range of poets and writers, both American and international, from Robert Frost and Walt Whitman to William Carlos Williams; from Fyodor Dostoevsky to Luis Buñuel to Alexander Solzhenitsyn; and from Charles Baudelaire to Jean-Paul Sartre, André Breton, and Henri Michaux.
Octavio Paz is a marvelous poet – his poems are always fresh and surprising like enchanted flowers. I am hard pressed to come up with any 20th century English or American poets that are as gifted. My copy is paperback. It has the Spanish text on the left page and good, respectful English translations on the right.
Octavio Paz (oktä´vyō päs´), 1914–98, Mexican poet and critic. A diplomat, he lived abroad many years. Paz's books-revealing depth of insight, elegance, and erudition-place him among his generation's ablest writers.
Octavio Paz Lozano was a Mexican writer, poet, and diplomat, and the winner of the 1982 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 1990 Nobel Prize for Literature ("for impassioned writing with wide horizons, characterized by sensuous intelligence and humanistic integrity
Octavio Paz Lozano was a Mexican writer, poet, and diplomat, and the winner of the 1982 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 1990 Nobel Prize for Literature ("for impassioned writing with wide horizons, characterized by sensuous intelligence and humanistic integrity.
Octavio Paz Lozano (March 31, 1914 – April 19, 1998) was a Mexican poet and diplomat. For his body of work, he was awarded the 1981 Miguel de Cervantes Prize, the 1982 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, and the 1990 Nobel Prize in Literature. Born March 31, 1914, Octavio Paz was introduced to literature early in his life through the influence of his grandfather's library, filled with classic Mexican and European literature.
Browse through Octavio Paz's poems and quotes. Octavio Paz (b. 1914), Mexican poet. Development and Other Mirages," The Other Mexico: Critique of the Pyramid (1972). El laberinto de la soledad/The Labyrinth of Solitude (1950), the book which brought him to world attention, explores Mexico's heritage. 'What distinguishes modern art from the art of other ages is criticism.
The record is a radio program created by WNYC about the Mexican poet, Octavio Paz, in which he reads some of his poems aloud
The record is a radio program created by WNYC about the Mexican poet, Octavio Paz, in which he reads some of his poems aloud. The Poet’s Voice - Octavio Paz by PEN America is licensed under a Creative Commons License.