Item description for Un libro rojo para Lenin by Roque Dalton, Richard Von Weizsaecker, Han Sang-Jin, Akiko Yano, Kathleen Ann Goonan, Scott Preissler, Diane Thompson & Steve Thompson...
A "little red book" for Lenin by a Salvadoran poet. Written between 1970 and 1973 in Cuba and later in Vietnam, this provocative mixture of prose and poetry shows Roque Dalton's beliefs that art should reflect a commitment to social change and that Lenin was "the greatest man of the century."
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 5.25" Height: 8.25" Weight: 0.56 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2010
Publisher Ocean Sur
ISBN 1921235780 ISBN13 9781921235788
Availability 0 units.
More About Roque Dalton, Richard Von Weizsaecker, Han Sang-Jin, Akiko Yano, Kathleen Ann Goonan, Scott Preissler, Diane Thompson & Steve Thompson
An enormously influential figure in the history of Latin America as a poet, essayist, intellectual and revolutionary. As a poet who brilliantly fused politics and art, his example could be said to have permanently changed the direction of Central American poetry. His legacy extends beyond his achievements as a poet to his political writings and his work as revolutionary.