Pluriverse : new and selected poems / Ernesto Cardenal ; edited by Jonathan Cohen ; with a foreword by Lawrence Ferlinghetti translations from the Spanish by Jonathan Cohen ... [et al.]

Author(s): Cardenal, Ernesto
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Subjects: Cardenal, Ernesto--Translations into English
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Spanish (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st American paperback ed
Published: New York : New Directions Pub., 2009
Series: New Directions paperbook 1127
New Directions paperbook 1127
LC Classification: P, PQ
Physical Description: xxii, 249 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword / Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Introduction. Songs of Heaven and Earth
Zero Hour, 1949-1959
Leon 5
Raleigh 6
With Walker in Nicaragua 10
The Filibusters 24
Jose Dolores Estrada 25
Squier in Nicaragua 26
Above the Rain-Soaked Track 35
Epigrams 36
Zero Hour 48
Gethsemani, KY 65
The Vale of Cuernavaca from the Monastery 71
On Lake Nicaragua 73
Apocalypse, 1960-1969
Managua 6:30 P.M. 77
Nnw 78
Give Ear to My Words (Psalm 5) 79
Lords Defenders of Law and Order (Psalm 57) 81
The Cosmos Is His Sanctuary (Psalm 150) 82
"The Most Economical Caribbean Paradises..." 83
Unrighteous Mammon (Luke 16:19) 84
Prayer for Marilyn Monroe 85
Apocalypse 87
Katun Ii Ahau 92
Recordings of the Sacred Pipe 95
The Lost Cities 104
In the Half-Light 107
Coplas on the Death of Merton 108
Lights, 1970-1985
Nicaraguan Canto 125
Mosquito Kingdom 148
Trip to New York 154
The Arrival 171
Lights 173
Vision from the Blue Plane-Window 175
New Ecology 176
The Parrots 178
Visit to Weimar (GDR) 179
Among Facades 183
Room 5600 184
At the Grave of a Guerrilla 189
Pluriverse, 1986-2005
The Word 193
Pluriverse 199
3-Pound Universe 213
Telescope in the Dark Night 222
Stardust 240
Notes on Translators 243
Index of Titles and First Lines 245
Additional Authors: Cohen, Jonathan
Notes: LCCN: 2008040582
ISBN: 9780811218092 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0811218090 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 227016577
ISBN/ISSN: 9780811218092
0811218090