Authors

Omar Pérez

Library of Congress (or Local) Name

Pérez, Omar, 1964-

Fall 10-1-2014

Participant Status

Resident

Genre

Poetry

Abstract

Includes "The Race," "The race," "Expedition to Cliché World," "Fifteen Babels," "The culture of childhood," "Yumas," "I can’t explain to you why I’d smile," "There is no theorem (A regguetón)," "Boatparty," "Santa Bárbara," "Mi cárcel es azul," "Man, Lord of transfugacity," "One & ten thousand," "Winter’s end, mountain’s ground," "The solemnity of lowly thoughts," "The progression," "Catharsis: Main idea," "My flag. Composition," "Only a few meters from the hearth," "It’s time for dinner and nothing else," "Pure subject, subject in pieces," "In Christ’s polygon the polygon," "Visions in instrumental Spanish," and "Common nonsense."

Translation Note

"Visions in instrumental Spanish" translated from the Spanish by Kristin Dykstra.

Total Pages

15 pages

Residence at the time of participation

Cuba

Working Language

Spanish

Role

poet, translator

Resident's Biography

http://iwp.uiowa.edu/node/3964

Rights

Copyright © 2014 Omar Pérez

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URL

http://ir.uiowa.edu/iwp_archive/447