Life and career[ edit ] Early life and education[ edit ] Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo was born into an educated middle-class family on 24 August They were in comfortable circumstances but not wealthy enough to live in downtown Buenos Aires so the family resided in Palermothen a poorer suburb. Her family had been much involved in the European settling of South America and the Argentine War of Independenceand she spoke often of their heroic actions. De Acevedo Laprida died of pulmonary congestion in the house where his grandson Jorge Luis Borges was born.
Poetry Floricanto Press publishes between 12 to 15 Latino book titles a year. Our Latino book authors are professional writers who are committed to the furthering of the Latino culture, be through creative writings or non-fiction titles enhancing the understanding of Latinos.
Our authors come from various professional commmunities and academic settings.
We seek quality in the intellectual and editorial content of our publications. We make sure that the text meets high standards. No book shall be sold before its time.
Floricanto Press publishes approximately 12 to 15 titles annually on diverse subjects, Fiction, Non-Fiction, biographies, plays and many others. Our literature-- novels, short stories, plays, and literary criticism--consist of a solid corpus of creative writings with unique Latino cultural themes and backgrounds and that are driven by protagonists emerging from a truly Hispanic experience and culture.
Our novels are set in Hispanic villages and urban barrios of America, and Latin America, and Sephardic milieu. Our literary criticism focuses on Classic and contemporary Latino and Hispanic American literature. It also includes Young Adult and children's titles. Our plays bring up contemporary issues of cultural conflict, sexual orientation and passage.
Our short stories bring up universal themes of love and conflict, spiced some with issues of sexual identity. Our Children's and Young Adult literature has began with a historical fiction and contemporary stories written in English and Spanish bilingual parallel text, or solely in Spanish or English.
Among our Forthcoming titles we have several illustrated children's titles from 3rd to 5th grade levels. It is a high priority for Floricanto to foster and develop Children's literature with Latino themes and characters through a strong book and e-book collection.Below is a selection of free online links to resources for French, German, Spanish and Italian films.
Pablo Neruda, original name Neftalí Ricardo Reyes Basoalto, (born July 12, , Parral, Chile—died September 23, , Santiago), Chilean poet, diplomat, and politician who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in He was perhaps the most important Latin American poet of the 20th century..
Early life and love poetry. Neruda was the son of José del Carmen Reyes, a railway worker. Floricanto Press publishes between 12 to 15 Latino book titles a year. Our Latino book publication program include titles on Poetry, Fiction, Non Fiction, Biograhies, Linguistics, Short stories, Essays, Immigration and citizenship, Memoirs, History, Latinas, and social science discourse.
POETIC VISION OF PABLO NERUDA Goutam Karmakar Neruda is a Chilean poet writing in Spanish, showing his concern with European Spain and he The theme of love, the impact of war, the influence and aspects of Chile are very much present in his poetry and he synthesizes them very carefully.
In his “In My Sky at Twilight’, the poor. Pablo Neruda, who was born in Chile, is the best-known and most influential Latin American poet of our times. Pablo Neruda’s Sonnet XVII demonstrates the characteristics of a sonnet.
It consists of fourteen lines with line break of Neruda is often considered the national poet of Chile, Pablo Neruda was born Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto on 12 July , in Parral, did not appear until Almost one hundred years later, Veinte Poemas still retains its place as the best-selling poetry book in the Spanish language.
By the age of 20, Neruda had Notable awards: International Peace Prize, Lenin Peace Prize (), Nobel Prize in Literature ().