He called his poetics as anti poetry since he smashed the prevailing aesthetics of poetry. He portrayed the stark reality of human life in colloquial language. He was considered an influential poet in chile and throughout latin america. Nicanor parra was trained as a mathematician and physicist at brown university and at oxford, where he came to embrace principles of relarivity in a physical mode, principles that carry over into cl1e epistemological concerns of his poems. Nicanor parra 19142018 memoria chilena, biblioteca. Nicanor segundo parra sandoval san fabian de alico, 5 de septiembre de 1914la.
So antipoems are embodied with threadbare jocks and humors. Nicanor parra is an important poet of child which is the country of paplo neruda. In 1928 a physicist named paul dirac came up with a mathematical equation that predicted the existence of an antiworld identical to ours but consisting of antimatter. Nicanor parra, one of the most important latin american poets of his time, the originator of socalled antipoetry poetry that opposes traditional poetic techniques or styles.
Parra studied mathematics and physics at the university of chile in santiago. Nicanor segundo parra sandoval 5 september 1914 23 january 2018 was a chilean poet, mathematician, and physicist. He reminded the awaiting death of everybody in most of his poems. Parra is known as the founder of antipoetrya term coined by the poet to describe a form of poetry. Nicanor parra was a mathematician and physicist before he became a poet and werner uses this to give the best explanation of antipoetry that ive found. Nicanor parra poems poems of nicanor parra poem hunter. Januar 2018 in las cruces, provinz san antonio war ein chilenischer dichter. Mejores libros, ebooks o novelas del escritor nicanor parra con su biografia y bibliografia. Violeta parra san carlos, chillan, 1917 santiago, 1967 cantautora y folclorista chilena. Nicanor parra, born september 5, 1914, san fabian, chiledied january 23, 2018, santiago, one of the most important latin american poets of his time, the originator of socalled antipoetry poetry that opposes traditional poetic techniques or styles parra studied mathematics and physics at the university of chile in santiago. Parra described himself as an antipoet, due to his distaste for standard poetic pomp and function. Nicanor parra is absolutely right while he holds that true poems should be antipoema because now the whole world is cruel antagonist to suffered persona.590 1160 570 505 693 1673 1018 1053 1417 1540 1189 1015 952 828 596 1502 835 215 122 698 385 13 762 904 1007 864 481 563