(Note: READ the poem FIRST, before this commentary.) Delmira Agustini ( – ) 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. Explosion. If life is love, blessed be life! I want more life to love. Today I feel A thousandyears of an idea are worth not One beautiful instance of the soul. My heart.

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Powered by Create your own unique website with customizable templates. Delmira Agustini – When one thinks of an explosion, they think of destruction and the context to an end. Her life was cut short inwhen Enrique Job Reyes, her ex-husband, shot her to death and then turned the gun on himself. Manage explosino, learning and skills at defaultlogic.

DeclarationsDelmira AgustinitranslationUruguaywoman poet. He urges that we must continue to ladle it out, whether after a loss or eplosion that Love has fallen on parched earth, because that’s what we are meant to do – nay, we must do.

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In this poem I like the way the author took negative emotions of sorrow and sadness and change them to positive emotions of delira and love.

So, while you await the next lift-off, are already soaring or just barely crawling away from a crash, may these aggustini – 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. The two poems also had some aspirations for love and how she wishes someone would just take her away and love her.

De poeta y de loco. Life rushes forth like a turbulent sea Whipped agustinj the hand of love. Erosgod of love, symbolizes eroticism and is the inspiration to Agustini’s poems about carnal pleasures.

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Thus my goal is to post one poem each day for a year del,ira an exercise and meditation on the subject. She was a rising poet in Drlmira, known for original imagery while exhibiting a strong command of traditional Spanish meters and forms, when she died at the age of Inshe married Enrique Job Reyes, however, her life was cut short when her husband murdered her and committed suicide.

In the poem, Augustini explains how the negative emotions and desires of life can cause an explosion and creation of a new emotion, love. In her poetry, she contradicted the classic roles that women played and was a strong feminist.

From Morning Songs p. I have followed the same protocol in tagging the poems here.

Posted by Palimpsest at 5: Carefully selected for this bilingual, en face edition, the poems collected here track and highlight Agustini’s development and strengths as an artist—including her methods of experimentation, first relying on modernista forms and later abandoning them—and her focus on the figure of the male, which she portrays dekmira the crux of devotion and attention but deems ultimately unreachable.

She wrote for the magazine La Alborada The Dawn.

In addition to beginning to write poetry when she was 10 years old, she studied French, music and painting. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. From The Stars of the Abyss p. Selected Poetry of Delmira Agustini: Poetics of Eros is explosuon response to a resurgent interest not just in the poems but in the passionate and daring woman behind them and the social and political world she inhabited.

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Since poets may be represented more than once, photos and biographical information will be only with the first posting of a poem by each. In order exploison create a poem that best explains the explosion of love, Delanie Augustini uses various poetic devices throughout her poem.

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Explosión (Explosion) – Poem by Delmira Agustini

Born in Montevideothe daughter of Italian immigrants, Agustini was a precocious child. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Delmira Agustini was born in Montevideo, Uruguay, on October 24, to wealthy parents of German and Italian descent.

Delmira Augustinin – Uruguay. She is buried in the Central Cemetery of Montevideo. Now I feel A thousand years of ideas are not worth One blue minute of sentiment. Delmira Agustini October 24, – July 6,an Uruguayan poet, was a Latin American poet of the early 20th century. It gives this selection poignancy to contrast the exuberance and happiness at finding Love with its outcome.

But without a murderous rage directed at the love object. She married Enrique Job Reyes on August 14, but left him a month later. I also did a poem by Delmira Agustini, and I noticed a lot of similarities between the two themes. Sorrow eventually disappears as love becomes the ultimate feeling that sways emotions in the realm of happiness. No other poem speaks as much to me in encouraging that optimistic, hopeful view. Delmira Augustini is considered to be the first major woman poet in Latin America.

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