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Alegría, Claribel

Overview
Works: 148 works in 568 publications in 4 languages and 16,663 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Interviews  Television programs  Anecdotes  Biography  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PQ7539.A47, 861
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Ashes of Izalco : a novel by Claribel Alegría( Book )

42 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in two voices, Cenizas de Izalco is a collaborative novel by Claribel Alegría and Darwin Flakoll, a love story set against the events of 1932 when thirty thousand Indians and peasants were massacred in Izalco, El Salvador. Cenizas de Izalco brings together a Salvadoran woman and an American man who together struggle over issues of love, loyalty and socio--political injustices
New voices of Hispanic America, an anthology by D. J Flakoll( Book )

11 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories and poems by contemporary Latin American authors. The poems are in both Spanish and English
Luisa in realityland by Claribel Alegría( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reeditado en múltiples ocasiones y durante varios años material de lectura en universidades norteamericanas, 'Luisa en el país de la realidad' es, según palabras de la autora, 'un libro de disgresiones, de realidad y de sueños. En mi itinerario poético es el libro que más quiero'."--Back cover
Woman of the river by Claribel Alegría( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowers from the volcano by Claribel Alegría( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They won't take me alive : Salvadorean women in struggle for national liberation by Claribel Alegría( Book )

29 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No me agarran viva.-1983
On the front line : guerrilla poems of El Salvador( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death of Somoza by Claribel Alegría( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gripping story of planning and execution of Somoza's 1980 assassination, as told to Alegría and Flakoll in 1983 by the Argentine guerrillas who carried it out. Well-translated inverviews woven into narration lend aspect of a thriller in suspense and drama. Much historical and political background on both Nicaragua and Argentina. Excellent for classroom use"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Tunnel to Canto Grande by Claribel Alegría( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Translation of Fuga de Canto Grande. Records 1990 interviews conducted by authors with members of the Peruvian Movimiento Revolucionario Túpac Amaru who had escaped from prison only weeks earlier. Skillful narration provides excellent historical background. Flakoll's translation is good, although at times a bit stiff. Dynamism of story makes for compelling reading"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Blood pact & other stories by Mario Benedetti( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Translations of 27 stories from over 40 years of writing by one of Latin America's favorite authors whose prose creates powerful surprises and compelling humor out of 'the terrors lurking in 'ordinary people' and things' in Montevideo. Fine editing and translating by Louise Popkin and 14 other translators, but lacking an introduction"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58
Family album by Claribel Alegría( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 1. Welcome to the mainland: Sekou Sundiata "oralizes" in polyrhythmic, jazz-influenced performances; Naomi Shihab Nye seeks universal truths in everyday objects and experiences
Album familiar by Claribel Alegría( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pueblo de Dios y de Mandinga : con el asesoriamiento científico de Slim by Claribel Alegría( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicaragua, la revolución sandinista : una crónica política, 1855-1979 by Claribel Alegría( Book )

7 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suma y sigue by Claribel Alegría( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saudade = Sorrow by Claribel Alegría( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Sorrow Claribel Alegria Sorrow is a remarkable collection of love poems which Alegria wrote for her recently deceased husband. The poems are not only a recollection of their past, but also meditations on the meaning of death and the pain of separation as well as reflections on their eventual reunion. Most of the poems are brief piercing lyrics which radiate strength and optimism
Sobrevivo by Claribel Alegría( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aprendizaje; [poemas by Claribel Alegría( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in Spanish and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Umbrales = Thresholds : poems by Claribel Alegría( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Spanish and Portuguese and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bilingual edition of nine poems, all of which relate experiences of passage and increased, at times painful, awareness. English versions are highly readable, even 're-readable' (Sojourner, Feb. 1997); however, they often lack the alliterative precision and nuances of the Spanish. No commentary of any kind provided"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, volume 58
 
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Woman of the river
Alternative Names
Alegría, C.

Alegría, C. (Claribel)

Alegría, Claribel 1924-

Alegría, Clarivel.

Alegría Flakoll, Claribel, 1924-

Claribel Alegría dichteres uit Nicaragua

Claribel Alegría Nicaraguan writer

Claribel Alegría nicaraguanische Schriftstellerin

Claribel Alegría poetessa, giornalista e scrittrice nicaraguense

Flakoll, Claribel Alegría.

Кларибел Алегрия

ക്ലാരിബെൽ അലിഗ്രിയ

알레그리아, 클라리벨 1924-

アレグリア, クラリベル

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Luisa in realitylandWoman of the riverOn the front line : guerrilla poems of El SalvadorDeath of SomozaTunnel to Canto GrandeBlood pact & other storiesFamily albumSaudade = Sorrow