Author: Amanda Berenguer

Amanda Berenguer (1921 - 2010) was a vital presence in Uruguayan literary life for more than six decades. Berenguer is the most multifaceted, restless poet of the "Generation of 1945," known around the world for its energetic experimentation. Her first book appeared in Montevideo in 1940, followed by a steady stream of collections recognized for their excellence. Among Berenguer's many awards are the Casa de las Américas Prize for Poetry (1986) and two national Uruguayan prizes for her collection La Dama de Elche. Her lifelong dedication to the arts included work with little presses and radio programming, as well as collaborations with dancers and musicians.

The Lady of Elche
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The Lady of Elche

Veliz Books

THE LADY OF ELCHE showcases an indispensable collection by acclaimed poet Amanda Berenguer, available for the first time with a complete English translation, alongside the Spanish poems, as well as a companion essay by Kristin Dykstra. THE LADY OF ...

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