By Marina Llorente,Marcella Salvi

Activism via Poetry: severe Spanish Poems in Translation is a compiled anthology of translated poems, which discover cultural, political, social, and ecological matters within the context of up to date Spain. The paintings highlights the lively position that poetry performs within the debate of those issues.

The anthology starts off with an creation, which supplies a theoretical framework and a serious research of every poem. it's an incredible contribution within the educational context and in addition within the extra common context of overseas social and political motion. It constitutes the 1st bilingual translation of chosen poems written by means of recognized and emergent modern severe poets from Spain. The 5 sections (Historical reminiscence, Ecology, Political and Social matters, Patriarchy, and Capitalism) characteristic 4 poems with a complete of twenty poems (ten written by means of girls and ten written by way of men). those poets are activists whose poetry reviews on society and, extra importantly, desires to affect it. The poetic paintings that's born from moral dedication has the capability to name awareness not just to the realities of the area we are living in but additionally to the chances for transformation. Poetry, consequently, is finally a political act.

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