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(Note: READ the poem FIRST, before this commentary.) Delmira Agustini ( Р) She was a rising poet in Uruguay, known for original imagery while. Born in in Montevideo, Uruguay, Delmira Agustini is one of the most celebrated Latin American poets of the last century, known for her precocious talent. Transcript of Explosion Delmira Agustini. Explosion Delmira Agustini The intruder Delmira Agustini · The intruder Delmira Agustini.

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It will have, for me, The luminous soul, the profound body, of a magnificent lover.

Project MUSE – Selected Poetry of Delmira Agustini

Part of my objective for the project is to see how re-reading, selecting, and commenting explpsion so much “love poetry” would affect my own energy, spirit, receptivity, and capacity to love. You come to the arrogant head of the rock, And I fall, without end, into the bloody abyss!

And her songs are like dolorous fairies Jeweled in teardrops Obras completas “Complete Works”: Life rushes forth like a turbulent sea Whipped by the hand of love. They Have seen her languid head, once erect, And heard her laugh, for her eyes Tremble with the flower of aristocracies! Delmira Agustini was born in Montevideo, Uruguay on October 24, What does this mean? The breezes hang their celestial fifes In the foliage.

She is a grief which thrives and does not hope, She is a gray aurora rising From the shadowy bed of night, Exhausted, without splendor, without anxiousness.

You come to the arrogant head of the rock, And I fall, without end, into the bloody abyss! He is the editor of the definitive critical edition of demira complete poems of Delmira Agustini, published in Uruguay by Ediciones de la Plaza. Now I feel A thousand years of ideas are not worth One blue minute of sentiment.

In a corner of this land with the colors of earth, I adore this pale moon, I adore del,ira death mask! So, while you await the next lift-off, are already soaring or just barely crawling away from a crash, may these poems – by the gifted and the mad, the famous and the somewhat forgotten, spanning centuries and cultures – show you that your anguishes and ecstasies are shared and universal.


Poetics of Agustii is a response to a resurgent interest not just in the poems but in the passionate and demlira woman behind them and the social and political world she inhabited. Life rushes forth like a turbulent sea Whipped by the hand of love. Escamas de misterio, Negros telones de visiones rosas Married but a few weeks, she had separated from her husband but agreed to see him one last time.

Milagrosas de vivas, milagrosas de muertas, Y por muertas y vivas eternamente abiertas, Alguna noche en duelo yo encuentro tus pupilas Bajo un trapo de sombra o una blonda de luna. But with a mere glance, scarcely an intimacy, Perhaps the echo of a profane voice, This white and pristine soul shrinks Like a luminous flower, folding herself up! By a wondrous miracle of light and fire My room is a grotto of gold and precious gems: Agustii night lays lilies explsion my burning roses And cool cloths upon my feverish brow Beyond an anxious prow, the sea stretches itself out.

Delmira Agustini – I have the soul of a rose, the dew of budding flowers, I come from a beautiful country To be your sister and muse! In her poetry, she contradicted the classic roles that women played and was a strong feminist. Austini Links “About” me Template Design by isnaini dot com.

Delmira Agustini – poems

Before experiencing these new emotions, the tone of the poem was filled with desperation and sadness caused by the absence of love within the heart. In silence are vertigos of the abyss: From Morning Songs p.

This graceful translation and bilingual aguwtini is the first to bring English readers a representative sampling of the augstini Delmira Agustini published before her untimely death in at the age of twenty-seven.


I know of lips withered with blasphemy and wine; After an orgy they kiss her trace in the lane. Sorrow eventually disappears as love becomes the ultimate feeling that sways emotions in the realm of happiness. En el oriente claro como un cristal, esplende El fanal sonrosado de Aurora.

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I also did a poem by Delmira Agustini, and I noticed a lot of similarities between the two themes. And her soul clean as fire, like a star, Burns in those pupils of amber. Notify Delmida about explosikn content. Por un bello milagro de la luz y del fuego Mi cuarto es una gruta de oro y gemas raras: From a distance, At dawn, some bright petal came to me, Some kiss in the night. From The White Book Fragile p. Now I feel A thousand years of ideas are not worth One blue minute of sentiment.

But her life was agustinu short inwhen Enrique Job Reyes, her ex-husband of less than two months, shot her to death and then turned the gun on himself. We love each other like this!

In the crystal clear East, Aurora’s Blushed beacon shines. Other feminist approaches include the study by Gwen Kirkpatrick, who points out the experimental and subversive character of Delmira style. The sleeping craters of their mouths Utter the black ash of silence; A copious shroud of Calm Falls agutini the columns of their arms, And night flows from their eyesockets; Victims of Destiny or Mystery, In magnificent and terrible cocoons, They wait for Life or Death.