Mar a Elena Walsh

Mar a Elena Walsh

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Mar a Elena Walsh was an Argentine poet, novelist, musician, dramaturge, writer and composer, mainly known for her songs and books for children. Mar a Elena Walsh was born in Villa Sarmiento, Ramos Mej a, Buenos Aires, to an English railway worker, of Irish descent, who played the piano and an Argentine woman of Andalusian descent. As a child, she lived in a big house, where she greatly enjoyed reading and listening to music in a cultural environment. When she was 15, Walsh had some of her poems published in El Hogar magazine and La Naci n newspaper. In 1947, before graduating from art school, she published her first book, Oto o Imperdonable, a collection of poems which was critically acclaimed and received recognition from important Latin American writers. After graduation in 1948, she traveled to North America invited for poet Juan Ramon Jim nez and Europe during the Peronism and then moved to Paris where she spent four years in the early 1950sshow more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135782150
  • 9786135782158