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Walt Whitman – maximo cantor del Yo, del cuerpo humano, del sexo, de la fraternidad universal, de la igualdad democratica; profanador insigne de todas las convenciones de forma y de lenguaje; ignorado, combatido y exaltado por sus contemporaneos – es considerado hoy el poeta qhitman de Norteamerica, cuya obra, profundamente renovadora, se ha convertido en fuente de inspiracion permanente para las nuevas generaciones.

In such later works as The Gold of the Tigers, Borges wrote of his lifelong descent into blindness and how it affected his perceptions of the world and himself as a writer. Parts of his memoir Specimen Days record this period. Hierbx returned to Buenos Aires inwhere he helped to found several avant-garde literary periodicals. After all, this man was Walt Whitman.

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The book was self-published Whitman probably set some of the type himselfand despite his efforts to publicize it – including writing his own reviews – few people read it. Their subject matter, too, was unusual – the celebration of a free-spirited individualist whose love for all things and people seemed at times disturbingly sensual.

His poetry is rough, colloquial, sweeping in its vistas – a poetic equivalent of the vast borgrs and its varied peoples. Quickly, though, he moves on to other literary models. Here it leads to the realization of the difference and distance between the writer and the persona created by the poem—a healthy and necessary thing to keep in mind for all writers. Borges prologue, wxlt y ofrezca una nueva version de Hojas de hierba da a esta edicion, ya clasica, un interes fuera de serie.


The slow pacing of the first stanza—the image fragments stacked one on the other, the absence of an active verb or subject—create the scene. It contains continents; it unfolds the new heaven and new earth of the Western world. Indeed, there is no active verb until mirarthe first word of the last line of the second quartet. At residency this past May, I lectured on the tradition of response poems to Walt Whitman.

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After seeing his reflection in a mirror, the subject acknowledges that death is immanent, follows that statement with a boast about his own poetry, before concluding: Also, politically engaged poetry is itself often sincere. For the most part, all these poets engage Whitman and the tradition surrounding him with earnestness. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Given the sheer number of the poems and poets, there was much that was left out. Sunday with all its boredom.

InWhitman became editor of the Brooklyn Eagle, a leading Democratic newspaper.

After the war, Whitman stayed on in Washington, working as a government clerk and continuing to write. I was Walt Whitman.

Post was not sent – check your email addresses! By the s, though, Borges had returned to formal poetry. They shake themselves free from rant and bombastic audacities and rise into the clear air of major poetry.

The presumption made by the reader is that the poetic voice is being honest with itself and with the public in what it says.

This can be seen in their long lines, in the conversational tone of their work, in their direct use of Whitman often as a critique of U. Ociosamente mira su cara en el cansado espejo.

Whitman, Borges, and Ironic Detachment

He continued as a hospital volunteer throughout the war, nursing other wounded soldiers and acting as a benevolent father-figure and confidant. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

The smell of coffee and the ink of news. We need doubters, naysayers, and all those that remind us that we cannot take the world too seriously—not ourselves, not poetry, not our calling as writers. Two years later, he was fired for opposing the expansion of slavery into the west. What I did not get to are the ironists. He is the author of several poetry chapbooks: In spite of Borges’s belief that people cannot understand the chaotic world, he continually attempted to do so in his writing.


His collection, El otro, el mismois largely comprised of sonnets, rhyming hendecasyllabic quatrains, and other metered verse.

Some of the greatest poetry of his career, including Drum Taps and his magnificent elegy for President Abraham Lincoln, “When Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d”was written during this period. Unos anos antes, enJose Marti habia presentado la obra de Whitman en el mundo de habla espanola. Borges conjugates this in the present tense. By hiding the identity of the subject until the anagnorisis that comes at the closing of the poem, the sonnet teaches much about detail and pacing.

He also has a chapbook of translated poems: No eBook available Amazon. Even Pound who comes to Whitman as a petulant son filled with cosmopolitan ennui and bored by the politics of his predecessor, but who takes from Whitman a number of aesthetic innovations, is earnest in his disdain. While mature Borges does not evidence any traditional Whitmanesque influences, early Borges does. Hojas de hierba Walt Whitman Lumen- pages 1 Review https: The end is nigh.

The briefest of overviews concerning literary imitation was provided; and, we discussed how the response poem to Whitman seems to be unique in the history of literature. Borges regularly taught and lectured throughout the United States and Europe. In this photo we see the aged bard in his Camden bedroom, newspapers piling up beneath the rocking chair.

His hand, without thinking, touches his mess beard and his marauded mouth.