Poetry. Spanish Only. LGBTQIA Studies. LA ISLA DE TU NOMBRE (THE ISLAND OF YOUR NAME) is the Mexican poet Gabriela Aguirre's fourth poetry collection. A book where the vulnerability of the speaker is revealed to show the details of the everyday.
Gabriela Aguirre is the author of four poetry collections: La frontera: un cuerpo, El lugar equivocado de las cosas, La casa es una espora, and LA ISLA DE TU NOMBRE (Veliz Books, 2017). She is the recipient of many prizes, the 2003 Premio Nacional de Poesía Joven Elías Nandino, the 2007 Premio Nacional de Poesía Enriqueta Ochoa. The play Homenaje a un ciego que abrió los ojos, directed by Rodrigo Canchola is based on a selection of her poems.Author City: Queretaro MEX