Category Archives: Poetics

Spanish women poets of the 20s and 30s

I have photocopies of the first chapter or two of Catherine Bellver’s excellent book, that I am recycling because I keep forgetting that I have them–and do not seem to be reading the poets in question. They are listed here … Continue reading

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On the speaking subject

I have had this offprint for 26 years and now it is available on JSTOR. Nancy Fraser, “The uses and abuses of French discourse theories for feminist politics,” is an important article. It was important for me and will be, … Continue reading

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Pour publier ces traductions

NRF Nuit blanche Erudit. Journal des traducteurs [compte rendu on Silva-Santisteban] Intralinea [translation journal] Pusteblume. Journal of translation [article on translating Huidobro] Tradabordo/Tradoeste [course website]

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Uses of prosody

This series of posts is very interesting for teaching — and more.

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Remember remember

Books I can see for free online, which means barely peer at them, but think the publisher should give me, are: Aldama, ed. Latino/a Literature in the Classroom. Routledge, 2015. Venuti. Translation Changes Everything. Routledge, 2013. I must remember to … Continue reading

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Poets in Spanish and Portuguese who read and wrote in English

Observe the English language connection: we tend to think of French as the language of reference for those writing in Portuguese and Spanish, but English is of very great importance to several. We must add to this list and get … Continue reading

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Roy Andersson’s cinematic poetry and the spectre of César Vallejo

Here is a fascinating article which, in addition, cites me. In addition, its existence proves that yes, you can productively study Spanish and Danish together.

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