Octavio Paz Lozano (–) was a Mexican poet and diplomat. For his body of work, .. Semillas para un himno; Piedra de Sol (Sunstone); La estación violenta; Salamandra (–); Viento entero . Octavio Paz Eliot Weinberger SALAMANDRA Salamandra (negra armadura viste el fuego) calorífero de combustión lenta entre las fauces de la chimenea. Paz’s title poem ‘Salamandra’ explores the associations: fire, passion and poetry. The salamander survives fire; through the poem the salamander is transformed.

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Salamandra by Octavio Paz

Prize for foreign literature: He next was assigned to GenevaSwitzerland. Born March 31,Octavio Paz was introduced to literature early in his life through the influence of his grandfather’s library, filled with classic Mexican and European literature. The Bow and the Lyre Maklaon rated it really liked it Mar 06, Views Read Edit View history.

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Jose Carlos rated it liked it Jun 17, University of Arizona Press. Retrieved October 3, Edoardo Albinatisec. Clara Silva marked it pxz to-read Oct 17, BookDB marked it as to-read Sep 20, El laberinto de la soledaddelves into the minds of his countrymen, describing them as hidden behind masks of solitude.

Prize for foreign poetry: Induring the aftermath of the fall of the Berlin wallPaz and his Vuelta colleagues invited several of saalamandra world’s writers and intellectuals to Mexico City to discuss the collapse of communism. Christian rated it really liked it Mar 14, Mario Desiatisec.

Edilberto rated it it was amazing Feb 09, All of them were not yet in their youth except for Salvador Toscano, who was a renowned writer thanks to his parents. His poem, “Piedra de sol” “Sunstone”written inwas praised as a “magnificent” example of surrealist poetry in the presentation speech of his Nobel Prize.

Inhe was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. Stephanie marked it as to-read Dec 26, Salamandra by Octavio Paz. Lorenzo Pavolinisec. Octavio Paz Lozano was a Mexican writer, poet, and diplomat, and the winner of the Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the Nobel Prize for Literature “for impassioned writing with wide horizons, characterized by sensuous intelligence and humanistic integrity.


Alicia marked it as to-read Jun 21, In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote. He founded his magazine Plural — with a group of liberal Mexican and Latin American writers. Felinus Chidus marked it as to-read Sep 08, To ask other readers questions about Salamandraplease sign up. He is horrified to discover the poisonous nature of the garden’s beauty.

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Andrea Bajanisec. Milo De Angelister. Many of these volumes have been edited and translated by Eliot Weinbergerwho is Paz’s principal translator into American English.

In Octoberhe resigned from the diplomatic service in protest of the Mexican government’s massacre of student demonstrators in the Plaza de las Tres Culturas in Tlatelolco. Articles with hAudio microformats CS1 maint: Awards received by Octavio Paz.

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