Armando Romero 
Author

Poems

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El árbol digital spanish

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From Chicago to O. G. spanish

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Nostalgia spanish

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Brisa spanish

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La tía Chinca spanish

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Proemio para construir el viaje spanish

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Strip-tease spanish

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El suico spanish

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La vecindad de las aguas spanish

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Trabajos del poeta spanish

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Armando Romero 
Author

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* 28.01.1944, Cali, Colombia
lives in: Cincinnati, United States

Armando Romero, poet, narrator and critic was born in 1944 in Cali, Colombia, S.A. During his youth he was part of the Vanguard Movement, El Nadaísmo.

After leaving Colombia in 1967, Romero lived in Mexico and Venezuela. Years later, he received his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh. He wrote his doctoral dissertation on Colombian poetry.

He has published extensively in Latin America and Spain. His poems and short stories have been translated into English, Portuguese, French and Greek, and they have been included in several anthologies in Colombia and other parts of Latin America.

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Armando Romero currently lives in Ohio where he is a Professor of Spanish at the University of Cincinnati.

Publications
  • El demonio y su mano

    Caracas: Monte Avila Editores, 1975

  • Los móviles del sveño [poetry]

    Mérida: Ediciones de la gobernación del estado, 1976

  • El poeta de vidrio [poetry]

    Caracas: Editorial Fundarte, 1979

  • La casa de los vespertilios [short stories]

    Caracas: Monte Ávila Editores, 1982

  • Del aire a la mano [poetry]

    Bogotá: Instituto Colombiano de Cultura, División de Publicaciones, 1983

  • Las combinaciones debidas [poetry]

    Buenos Aires : Ediciones Último Reino, 1989

  • Gente de pluma [essays]

    Madrid: Orígenes, 1989

  • A rìenda suelta [poetry]

    Introduction by Gonzalo Rojas

    Buenos Aires: Ultimo Reino, 1991

  • La esquina del movimiento [short stories]

    Caracas: Alfadil, 1992

  • Hagion oros – El monte santo [poetry]

    Caracas: Editores Pegueña Venecia, 2002.

  • De noche el sol [poetry]

    Medellín: Eafit Publishing House, 2004

Awards
  • 1995 Poesía contemporánea desconocida en América Latina

  • 1996 Rieveschl Award for Scholarly or Creative Works, University of Cincinnati

  • 2003 Charles Phelps Taft Professor. University of Cincinnati

Links
  • Armando Romero @ Poetry International Web

    More poems of Armando Romero in original and english translations and further information about the poet.

    Website (en)