Mexican poet Jose Emilio Pacheco died

This Sunday died Mexican poet Jose Emilio Pacheco in Mexico City. The writer, 74, was hospitalized on Saturday afternoon. His daughter Laura Emilia Pacheco said that “he died  quietly and peacefully.” She was commissioned to confirm the news. Poet, novelist, essayist...

Juan Gelman, the poet who refused to forget, passed away

Juan Gelman, legendary lyricist and poet, inventor of words at the time of Argentina’s dictatorship, died yesterday at age 83 in Mexico City. Gelman was considered an innovative for his ability to reinvent the poetic language and associated aesthetic movements without...