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Alegría, Claribel

Overview
Works: 144 works in 510 publications in 2 languages and 16,374 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Anecdotes  Biography  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PQ7539.A47, 861
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Most widely held works about Claribel Alegría
 
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Most widely held works by Claribel Alegría
New voices of Hispanic America, an anthology by D. J Flakoll( Book )

10 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 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 )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 609 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"
Woman of the river by Claribel Alegría( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowers from the volcano by Claribel Alegría( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

27 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No me agarran viva. -1983
Ashes of Izalco : a novel by Claribel Alegría( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the front line : guerrilla poems of El Salvador( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death of Somoza by Claribel Alegría( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 384 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 )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in Spanish and English and held by 283 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 )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 271 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

Album familiar by Claribel Alegría( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 189 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
Pueblo de Dios y de Mandinga : con el asesoriamiento científico de Slim by Claribel Alegría( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cenizas de Izalco by D. J Flakoll( Book )

24 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 172 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
Nicaragua, la revolución sandinista : una crónica política, 1855-1979 by Claribel Alegría( Book )

7 editions published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cenizas de Izalco by Claribel Alegría( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of life [a festival of poets] by Bill D Moyers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a series of conversations with eighteen American poets, and in dozens of poems, The Language of Life celebrates language in its most exalted, wrenching, delighted, and concentrated form, and its unique power to recreate the human experience: falling in love, facing death, leaving home, losing faith, finding God
Suma y sigue by Claribel Alegría( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saudade = Sorrow by Claribel Alegría( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 131 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
 
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Woman of the river
Alternative Names
Alegra, C.

Alegra, C. (Claribel)

Alegra, Claribel 1924-

Alegra, Clarivel.

Claribel Alegra Nicaraguan writer

Claribel Alegra nicaraguanische Schriftstellerin

Claribel Alegra poetessa, giornalista e scrittrice nicaraguense

Flakoll, Claribel Alegra.

Кларибел Алегрия

ക്ലാരിബെൽ അലിഗ്രിയ

アレグリア, クラリベル

Languages
Spanish (149)

English (76)

Covers
Woman of the riverAshes of Izalco : a novelOn the front line : guerrilla poems of El SalvadorDeath of SomozaTunnel to Canto GrandeBlood pact & other storiesFamily albumThe language of life [a festival of poets]