Pan-American Poems: an anthology

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In this anthology, Agnes Blake Poor introduces to the American public a collection of Latin American poets in translation. The poems are organized by country of origin, and present a variety of subjects and meters, aptly translated into English verse by Agnes Poor herself. - Summary by Leni (1 hr 40 min)


Preface, by Agnes Blake Poor 9:10 Read by Eric Metzler
The Pansy, by Esteban Echeverria 1:45 Read by Eric Metzler
To ---, by José Rivera Indarte 1:57 Read by Brendan Nelson-Weiss
To Rosas (extracts), by José Mármol 2:24 Read by Eric Metzler
May 25th 1849, by José Mármol 2:27 Read by Eric Metzler
In an Album, by José Mármol 1:37 Read by Eric Metzler
Bubbles, by Pedro J. Naón 2:09 Read by Eric Metzler
The Fugitive, by Pedro J. Naón 1:38 Read by Eric Metzler
Peace, by Florencio Varela 3:27 Read by Glenn O'Brien
The 25th of May, 1839 (extracts), by Juan Cruz Varela 4:02 Read by Eric Metzler
Impressions at the Foot of Illimani, by Mariano Ramallo 4:31 Read by Eric Metzler
Marabá, by Gonçalves Dias 3:45 Read by Leni
To Liberty (extract), by Francisco Manuel 1:13 Read by KHand
Theresa, by Bruno Seabra 5:45 Read by Greg Giordano
Folk-Song (Merendim or Mulondim) of the Brazilian Gypsies 1:43 Read by KHand
Love, by Hermógenes Irisarri 1:14 Read by KHand
After the Duel, by Santiago Escuti Orrego 1:15 Read by Matt Zeisler
Yesterday and Today, by Narciso Tondreau 1:42 Read by Eric Metzler
The Guaili, by M. M. Madiedo 3:49 Read by Little Tee
To Washington, by Gertrudis Gomes de Avellaneda 2:04 Read by Greg Giordano
The Hurricane, by José Maria Heredia 3:27 Read by Eric Metzler
To General Flores, Conqueror of Miñarica, José Joaquin de Olmedo 6:53 Read by KHand
To Ch---, by Augustín F. Cuenca 2:19 Read by KHand
The Murmur from the Stable, by Rubén Darío 2:53 Read by KHand
Sonatina, by Rubén Darío 3:49 Read by Shari Whitman
Homage to Darío, by Arthur Giminez Pastor 4:31 Read by SReisman
Sighs, by Ethelberto Zegarra Ballón 1:49 Read by SReisman
To Edison, by Domingo de Vivero 2:02 Read by Greg Giordano
The Three Epochs, by Diego Maisias y Calle 1:49 Read by Greg Giordano
The Setting Sun, by José de Diego 1:43 Read by KHand
The African Mother, by Francisco Acuña de Figueroa 3:32 Read by Eric Metzler
Thou and I, by Juan Zorrilla de San Martín 2:04 Read by Greg Giordano
Does She Not Feel?, by Juan Zorrilla de San Martín 1:39 Read by Greg Giordano
A Remembrance of Puerto Cabello - The Mangle, by D.A.Lozano 4:08 Read by Eric Metzler