Ocre: poesías. Front Cover. Alfonsina Storni. Editorial Babel, – Argentine poetry – pages Bibliographic information. QR code for Ocre. Title, Ocre Volume 4 of Ses Obras completas · Volume 4 of Works, Alfonsina Storni. Edition, 7. Publisher, Ediciones Meridion, Original from, University of. Alfonsina Storni Biography – Alfonsina Storni was born in Capriasca, Her fifth collection Ocre (“Okra,” ) and Poemas de Amor (“Love Poems,” ).

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Solitude and marginality began to affect her health, and worsening emotional problems forced her to leave her job as teacher. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

During this period, she also started working for the local magazines Mundo Rosarino and Monos y Monadasas well as the prestigious Mundo Argentino. Argentine citizenship was granted to her inand she continued a teaching career in public and private schools; inshe was named professor at the Escuela Normal de Lenguas Vivas Normal School of Living Languages.

Read more Read less. Modern Language Association http: The poems are involved, intellectualand highly stylized, and they lack stofni simplicity and passion of her early work. Horacio QuirogaUruguayan-born short-story writer whose imaginative portrayal of the struggle of man and animal to survive in the tropical jungle earned him recognition as a master of the short story.


Despite, or perhaps because of, a difficult childhood, Storni in a speech delivered in remembered those years as ones in which fantasy colored and romanticized her life to an “exaggerated degree.

Alfonsina’s real concerns were reflected in her public activities. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Women poets and the tradition,” in Susan Bassnett, ed.

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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Genio y figura de Alfonsina Storni. The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. The poems, or anti-sonnets as she called them, collected by Storni in El mundo de siete pozos The World of Seven Wells and published inmark a critical breakthrough. The producers argued that the changes were in anticipation of audience demand.

Storni, Alfonsina (1892–1938)

At the end of the school year, she resigned her position and, like many young women, determined to move to Buenos AiresArgentina’s vibrant capital city, to seek her fortune. The critics were uniformly displeased, however.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Buenos Aires was not kind to Storni, and she barely made enough money to survive. Paulina had remarried and lived in Bustinza, Santa Fe, where she had opened another private school in her house. During a vacation on the marvelous beaches of Uruguay inStorni discovered a lump in her left breast.


In May, she underwent alfonsnia and the breast was removed.

aflonsina InStorni returned to live with her mother, who had remarried and was living in Bustinza. Phillips sees a turning inward and a revealing self-exploration. She wrote under the pen-names Tao-Lao and Alfonsina.

Alfonsina Storni

If you prefer to suggest your own revision of the article, you can go to edit mode requires login. Internet URLs are the best. In she moved to Buenos Airesseeking the anonymity afforded by a big city.

Chile’s great poet, Gabriela Mistralin found in Storni’s work an oxre intelligence” more compelling than her emotional side. Help us improve this article! Much of this later work is marked by despair, largely brought about by her battle with breast cancer.

Within the year, she had begun her teaching career at the Escuela Elemental No. He was active in apfonsina politics Storni was born into a middle-class family on May 29, in Sala CapriascaSwitzerland.