Tagged: Luis Ricardo Furlán

He was born in Buenos Aires on November 15, 1928.
Poet, essayist and Argentine critic of the Generation of ’50
He has won several awards: Gaza Honor of SADE, Argentina Society of Writers; Honor Award Almafuerte, Municipal Essay Prize, Ruben Dario Prize OAS, Garcia Lorca Award (California), Consecration Prize of the Province of Buenos Aires.
Es secretario del PEN Club Internacional (Centro Argentino), miembro emérito de la Academia Porteña del Lunfardo y directivo de la Sociedad Argentina de Escritores.

El Salón de Marcos Sastre. Óleo de Alberto M. Rossi. Detalle Colección Miguel Ángel Moretón

Argentine Literature History

Article of the guest columnist, Luis Ricardo Furlán for surdelsur.com From 1810 to 1879 Within the panorama of Latin American letters, the origin of Argentine literature lacks the American Indian features distinguishing, for instance, those of Mexico and Peru. The earliest records are chronicles of foreign travelers: Ulrico Schmidl (1510-1580) and Martín del Barco Centenera (1510-1580). and Ruy Díaz de Guzmán. Luis de Tejeda, a disciple of Góngora and St. Juan de la Cruz, is the first Argentine poet. First Chronicler and First Argentine Poet Ruy Diaz de Guzman (1558-1629) native of Asuncion, Paraguay, is considered...

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