New Republic. 12/25/71, Vol. 165 Issue 26, p29-30. 2p.
NOBEL Prize in Literature, CONDUCT of life, HUMAN acts (Ethics), POETS, VIRTUES, and POETRY (Literary form)
Presents information on the life and works of poet Pablo Neruda. Reference to the poem "Nobel Prize at Isla Negra"; Description of the closing words of the poem; View of Neruda on the occasion of not receiving the Nobel Prize in 1945; Political background of Neruda; Form of revolution in the poetry; Opinion of Neruda on the conditions prevailing in the U.S.; Urge of native anti-imperialist virtues impelled in the epic "Canto General"; Comparison with the poets like T.S. Eliot and Robert Lowell.
New Republic. 4/9/77, Vol. 176 Issue 15, p32-33. 2p.
IN Cuba (Book), SONG of Protest (Book), CESAR Vallejo: The Dialectics of Poetry Silence (Book), CARDENAL, Ernesto, NERUDA, Pablo, 1904-1973, FRANCO, Jean, and FICTION
Reviews several books about Latin American poetry. "In Cuba," by Ernesto Cardenal and translated by Donald D. Walsh; "Song of Protest," by Pablo Neruda and translated by Miguel Algarin; "Cesar Vallejo: The Dialectics of Poetry and Silence," by Jean Franco.