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Author Morrow, John A. (John Andrew), 1971-

Title Amerindian Elements in the Poetry of Ernesto Cardenal : Mythic Foundations of the Colloquial Narrative
Published Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (360 pages)
Contents Critical contextualization -- Poems of the conquest -- American Indian poems -- Aztec poems -- Cuna poems -- Mayan poems -- Yaruro, Guarani, and Kogui poems -- Inca poems -- Poems of conflict and resolution
Summary This study explores the Amerindian elements in the works of Ernesto Cardenal, the revolutionary poet-priest from Nicaragua. The work examines the three main currents which flow through Cardenal?s poetry: the socio-political current, the religious current, and the indigenous current
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-316) and index
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Subject Cardenal, Ernesto -- Criticism and interpretation.
Cardenal, Ernesto -- Themes, motives.
Indians in literature.
Nicaraguan poetry -- Indian influences.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773416706