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Author: Maria Negroni

María Negroni (b. 1951) is an Argentinian poet, writer, translator and essayist. She is the author of twelve books of poetry, two novels and five collections of essays. Her honors include fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation and the Octavio Paz Foundation; she received the Argentinian National Book Award for her collection of poems El viaje de la noche, a PEN Award for best book of poetry in translation (for ISLANDIA), and the Siglo XXI International Prize for Non-Fiction for her book Galería fantástica. Previous work translated into English include ISLANDIA: A POEM and Night Journey, both translated by Ann Twitty, and The Tango Lyrics, MOUTH OF HELL, DARK MUSEUM (which consists of 5 out of the twenty essays of her essay collection Museo Negro, originally published in 1999), and THE ANNUNCIATION, all translated by Michelle Gil-Montero.

The Annunciation
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The Annunciation

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Fiction. Translated by Michelle Gil-Montero. As a writer and critic of hemispheric influence, María Negroni has drawn from sources as diverse as Lautréamont, Pizarnik, and Ridley Scott's Alien to build a model of art as museo negro—repository of the...

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Dark Museum
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Dark Museum

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Literary Nonfiction. Poetry. Translated from the Spanish by Michelle Gil-Montero. In this book of lyric critical essays, Argentinian poet and critic María Negroni writes about Gothic works—ranging from Horace Walpole's classic novel The Castle of Ot...

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Islandia
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Islandia

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Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Translated from the Spanish by Anne Twitty. ISLANDIA tells us of a race of exiled, conquering, Nordic heroes, who have landed on and settled an island (presumably Iceland) and remained there for generations, self-enthr...

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Mouth of Hell
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Mouth of Hell

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Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Bilingual Edition. Translated from the Spanish by Michelle Gil-Montero.The forest dark as ever, without latitudes. An aide-de-camp to say something about nothing and guide us up the river of blood.María Negroni's novel...

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