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Film, Video The XVI Poetry Marathon of Teatro de la Luna

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Title

  • The XVI Poetry Marathon of Teatro de la Luna

Summary

  • The Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress hosted an afternoon of Spanish poetry featuring poets from Spain, Latin America and the Caribbean. Each poet read a selection in Spanish, followed by an open discussion in English moderated by Dominican poet Rei Berroa of George Mason University. Featured poets were Spaniards Ana Rossetti, Juan Carlos Mestre and Vicente Cervera Salinas. From Mexico were Hector Carretto, Dana Gelinas, Hernan Bravo Varela and Ciprian Cabrera Jasso. Also participating were Antonio Barbagallo, Italy/Spain/USA; Mateo Morrison, Dominican Republic; Otoniel Guevara, El Salvador; Marcelo Pellegrini, Chile; Ivon Gordon-Vailakis, Ecuador; and Juana Goergen, Puerto Rico. The poetry reading was part of a larger project by the Hispanic Division and the Teatro de la Luna in Arlington, Va. The Hispanic Division has sponsored this yearly event for seven years with the goal of making Spanish-language poetry better known to students and the general public in Washington.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • Library of Congress. Hispanic Division, sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2008-04-11.

Headings

  • -  Culture, Performing Arts
  • -  Literature
  • -  Poetry
  • -  Performing Arts, Music

Notes

  • -  Classification: Fine Arts.
  • -  Classification: Language and Literature.
  • -  Various.
  • -  Recorded on 2008-04-11.
  • -  Kids, Families.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021687970

Online Format

  • video
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Hispanic Division. The XVI Poetry Marathon of Teatro de la Luna. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-11, 2008. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687970/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & Library Of Congress. Hispanic Division, S. B. (2008) The XVI Poetry Marathon of Teatro de la Luna. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-11. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021687970/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Hispanic Division. The XVI Poetry Marathon of Teatro de la Luna. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -04-11, 2008. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021687970/>.