Martín Espada in Denver

Called “the Latino poet of his generation” and “the Pablo Neruda of North American authors,” Martín Espada was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1957.

As a poet, editor, essayist and translator, Espada has authored 17 books, including his collection of Puerto Rico poems Crucifixion in the Plaza de Armas (Smokestack, 2008), released in England, and the bilingual collection La Tumba de Buenaventura Roig (Terranova, 2008), published in Puerto Rico

Read more

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s