Tony Gould, 13 February 1992
Show More Pablo Neruda: Absence and Presence by Luis Poirot, translated by Alastair Reid.
Norton, 185 pp., £25, March 1991, 0 393 02770 8Show More
Adios, Poeta by Jorge Edwards.
Tusquets Editores, 335 pp., ptas 1,800, November 1990, 84 7223 191 7Show More
“... to all poets, but anyone who has felt it will keep it in his heart, will work it into his poems. Luis Poirot’s photographic study of Neruda and Nerudiana was originally published, in a limited edition, in Chile in 1986, during the Pinochet era, and celebrates the myth of the poet partly in order to denigrate the dictatorship. Jorge Edwards’s ...”