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Professor translates poetry from Romanian to Spanish

Professor of Spanish Gabriela Căprăroiu presented her new book “Semillas de piedra. Poesía rumana contemporánea,” containing poems in the Romanian language translated into Spanish by Căprăroiu.

History of Spanish writers explored

Gabriela Capraroui, associate professor of Spanish, presented “Umbral De Romania: Critical Edition of the Unpublished Travel Memoir About Romania” Tuesday in the Executive Dining Room.

Poetry fest focuses on translation

Eight poets from Cuba, Spain, the U.S. and Colombia were featured at the California Poetry Festival, the first event of its kind to be put on by the University of La Verne.

Artists translate true meaning of world poetry

The first night of International Poets and Artists at La Verne attracted roughly 50 people Thursday in the Harris Gallery for a night of Spanish to English poetry translations from two international poets. Fernando Valverde Rodriguez, from Granada, Spain, and Alí Calderón, from Puebla, Mexico, shared some of their poems and held an informal discussion about the prominence poetry has specifically in the era we live in today. 

Speaking of politics and literature

Rigoberta Menchú Tum, Guatemalan K’iche political activist, feminist and Nobel Laureate, speaks at the La Verne Church of the Brethren Sunday about war and corrupt politicians.

Capraroiu delves into translation

Gabriela Capraroiu, associate professor of Spanish, presented “Hispanic Writers and the Cold War: Memory and the Cultural Politics of Translation in Romania” Monday in the President's Dining Room.

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