El Poeta del Arrabal

CineLit
26 Apr 2016
4:00 pm
AV Room

El Poeta del Arrabal

Documentary / 2006 / 27 min / Panama
Director: Austreberta Torres de Navarro

The Panamanian poet Demetrio Korsi was known as “el poeta del Arrabal” after his birthplace. Korsi represents the transition from modernist to avant-garde literature in the mid-twentieth century.

Translation by Kathleen Tompsett, subtitling by Mandisa Pantin.