If We Have Lost Our Oldest Tales

María Baranda

The Chinese University Press

If We Have Lost Our Oldest Tales

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Pub Date: April 2012

ISBN: 9789629965136

45 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $5.00

If We Have Lost Our Oldest Tales

María Baranda

The Chinese University Press

Drawn from Hong Kong International Poetry Nights 2011, If We Have Lost Our Oldest Tales is a chapbook of poetry by María Baranda, accompanied by English and Chinese translations. If We Have Lost Our Oldest Tales is also available along with the works of other internationally renowned poets in Words and the World (Twenty-volume Set). Selected poems from this volume are featured in the anthology Words and the World: International Poetry Nights in Hong Kong.

About the Author

María Baranda (Mexico) was born in Mexico City in 1962. She has published a dozen books of poetry and eight works of children's literature. Her most recent poetry book is El mar insuficiente (Selected Poems) published in 2010. Among the many prizes she has received are the Aguascalientes National Poetry Prize of Mexico and the Villa de Madrid Latin American Poetry Prize in Spain. Her poetry has been translated into English, French, German, Portuguese and Turkish. In the U.S.A., her poems have appeared in Chicago Review, Zoland Poetry, Boston Review, Circumference, Washington Square, and in the anthologies Connecting Lines: New Poetry from Mexico (Sarabande Books) and Reversible Monuments: Contemporary Mexican Poetry (Copper Canyon Press).