Hispanic Heritage Month Academy of American Poets

At times poetry is the vertigo of bodies and the vertigo of speech… Poems in Spanish and English “Seven Stones” by Marjorie Agosín Today I picked up… “Penelope Unravels” by Francisca Aguirre There is always adolescence and nothing else at dusk… “In a Neighborhood in Los Angeles” by Francisco X. Alarcón I learned / Spanish……

Poems in Spanish - YourDictionary

This poem was written by Spanish poet Antonio Machado, who was born in Seville in 1875 and passed away in France in 1939. Machado is one of Spain's greatest poets, and he lived through some of Spain's most tumultuous times, having experienced both the authoritarian rule of Primo de Rivera and the Spanish Civil War.…

Octavio Paz - Octavio Paz Poems - Poem Hunter

Mexican poet, essayist, and political thinker. His works reflect many influences, including Marxism, surrealism, and Aztec mythology. El laberinto de la soledad/The Labyrinth of Solitude (1950), the book which brought him to world attention, explores Mexico's heritage. His long poem Piedra del sol/Sun Stone (1957)...…