Film, Video Odysseas Elytis & the Hispanic World

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Odysseas Elytis & the Hispanic World
Odysseas Elytis influenced Hispanic literature in the late 1930s and 1940s with his exuberant style, adding a further level of passion to the established poetic romanticism of the day. In this presentation, which commemorates the centennial of Elytis' birth, poets Pedro Serrano and Rei Berroa discussed the Nobel Laureate's importance within the Hispanic world of letters.
Event Date
January 27, 2012
-  Rei Berroa is a Dominican-American poet, university professor, literary and cultural critic, and translator.
-  Pedro Serrano is a poet, librettist and translator.
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1 hours 43 minutes 42 seconds
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