Odette Alonso y Carlos Alberto Aguilera: Dos voces «antagónicas» de la última poesía cubana

Miranda, Jorge Cabezas
October 2011
Confluencia;Fall2011, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p157
Academic Journal
Interviews with Cuban poets Odette Alonso and Carlos Alberto Aguilera are presented. When asked about Alonso's early works, such as "Enigma de la sed" and "Palabra del que vuelve," she comments on her beginnings as an author and the influence that a literary workshop in Cuba had on her early professional development. Alberto Aguilera comments on the postmodern movement in poetry in Cuba during the 1980s. He also discusses the influence of the political and social situation in Cuba on his works.


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