by Alejandra Pizarnik, David William Foster . collection, La tierra mas ajena ( ), depending on which criterion. of lexical classification is. Alejandra Pizarnik (April 29, – September 25, ) was an Argentine poet. the department of Philosophy and Letters at the Universidad de Buenos Aires, Pizarnik published her first book of poetry, La tierra más ajena (). the very earliest collection of poems which she later disowned, La tierra mas ajena, there is a poem entitled ‘Yo soy in which the poet defines herself using.

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Retrieved from ” https: Resources in your library Resources in other libraries. I am aware that Pizarnik is a highly regarded, celebrated, influential poet.

Mara rated it it was amazing Jul 27, Manuel rated it really liked it Nov 24, She was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in[5] and in a Fulbright Scholarship. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Julieth rated it it was amazing Nov 16, TJS rated it it was amazing Feb 22, Jul 03, Rosa rated it it was amazing. She returned to Buenos Aires inand published her best-known books of poetry: Nothing Pizarnik did could ever be less than 5 stars.

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For this same reason, it is possible that she began to take amphetamines—the same drugs that she became strongly addicted to– which caused long periods of sleeping disorders such as euphoria and insomnia. Jeff Cavadrio rated it it was amazing Jul 28, She also studied French religious history and literature at the Sorbonne. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Alejandra Pizarnik. She wrote poetic books of notary sensitivity and formal restfulness for insinuating imagery.


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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. A few words scribbled on a slate alejandrz same month, reiterating her desire to go nowhere “but to the bottom,” sum up her lifelong aspiration as a human being and as a writer.

This page was last edited on 26 Decemberat This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Karina Peralta garrido rated it really liked it May 24, Anthony Acevedo rated it really liked it Apr 10, Alejandra Pizarnik April 29, — September 25, was an Argentine poet.

Feb 05, Florencia rated it liked it Shelves: She also had a marked habit rierra gaining weight.

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These contingencies seriously undermined her self-esteem. Archived from the original on From the novels read she delved into more literature with similar topics to learn from different points of view.

Because of her negative body image and her continual comparisons to her sister, Alejandra’s life became even more complicated. Cristian Orozco rated it liked it Feb 10, Just a moment while we pizarnikk you in to your Goodreads account. Xander rated it liked it Sep 10, She was a profound reader of many dignified authors during her lifetime.


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Holly rated it really liked it Nov 03, Published first published Want to Read saving…. John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Kaoru Takarai rated it liked it Aug 29, Soon after, she studied painting with Juan Batlle Planas. Library resources about Alejandra Pizarnik.

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Doing this sparked an interest early on for pizarnuk and also for the unconscious, which in turn gave her interest in psychoanalysis. Perhaps her later work is better. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. A Profile, by Alejandra Pizarnik.

To see what pizzarnik friends thought of this book, please sign up. She died from an ostensibly self-administered overdose of barbiturates on 25 September Born in Buenos Aires to Russian parents who had fled Europe and the Nazi Holocaust, Alejandra Pizarnik was destined for literary greatness as well as an early death. Refresh and try again. Lists with This Book.