Using Maria Elena Moyano's own words, the editor of this poignant story has re-created the voice of the martyred Peruvian activist. In 1992, at age 33, Moyano was assassinated by guerrillas of the revolutionary movement Shining Path. Through this
Reinaldo Arenas, Edited by Camelly Cruz-Martes, Translated by Kelly Washbourne
Pub Date: 8/12/2014
This bilingual volume includes narrative poems, sonnets, excerpts from Arenas's prose poems, and
previously unpublished works from his papers at Princeton University. Both the
Spanish originals as well as English translations seamlessly capture the poet's
sarcasm, humor, and powerful rhythms.