By Legna Rodríguez Iglesias,Eduardo Aparicio
"This shrewdpermanent, pleasant, and seductive dual-language (Spanish and English) assortment via the 2017 winner of the Paz Prize for Poetry is a loving and sly portrait of Miami and the immigrant event within the twenty first century."
--Publishers Weekly; integrated in Fall 2017 grownup bulletins, Poetry
"Miami Century Fox is Legna Rodríguez Iglesias's English debut, yet certainly not is she an rising poet. here is a voice that is pro and fierce, delicate and sharp as a blade. I promise, expensive readers, that you'll no longer come across one other ebook relatively like this, nor one other poet fairly like Legna Rodríguez Iglesias, ever again."
--Achy Obejas, from the introduction
A bilingual--English and Spanish--collection by means of the 2017 winner of the Paz Prize for Poetry, Miami Century Fox is a pleasant, seductive learn. Sonnets? Rhyme and meter? convinced, besides a scrumptious serving of irony and wit. this can be one highly intelligent selection of poems--a loving and sly portrait of Miami and the immigrant event within the twenty-first century.
Translated by means of Eduardo Aparicio.
The Paz Prize for Poetry is gifted via The nationwide Poetry sequence and the guts for Writing and Literature at Miami Dade collage and is presented biennially. Named within the spirit of the overdue Novel Prize--winning poet Octavio Paz, it honors a formerly unpublished e-book of poetry written initially in Spanish by means of an American resident.
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Miami Century Fox by Legna Rodríguez Iglesias,Eduardo Aparicio