Book
Dutch

Zigeunerromances 1924-1927

Federico García Lorca (author), Bart Vonck (adapter)
Subject
Andalusië, Roma
Title
Zigeunerromances 1924-1927 / Frederico García Lorca ; vert. en van een nawoord en aantekeningen voorz. door Bart Vonck
Author
Federico García Lorca 1898-1936
Adapter
Bart Vonck
Language
Dutch
Original language
Spanish
Parallel title
Romancero gitano 1924-1927
Publisher
Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1998
86 p.
ISBN
90-290-5231-7

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About Federico García Lorca

Federico del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús García Lorca (5 June 1898 – 19 August 1936), known as Federico García Lorca (English: gar-SEELOR-kə), was a Spanish poet, playwright, and theatre director. García Lorca achieved international recognition as an emblematic member of the Generation of '27, a group consisting mostly of poets who introduced the tenets of European movements (such as symbolism, futurism, and surrealism) into Spanish literature.

He initially rose to fame with Romancero gitano (Gypsy Ballads, 1928), a book of poems depicting life in his native Andalusia. His poetry incorporated traditional Andalusian motifs and avant-garde styles. After a sojourn in New York City from 1929 to 1930—documented posthumously in Poeta en …Read more on Wikipedia

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