Décimas: autobiografía en versos chilenos. Front Cover. Violeta Parra. Universidad Católica de Chile, – Chilean poetry – pages. Title, Décimas: autobiografías en verso. Author, Violeta Parra. Publisher, Sudamericana, Length, pages. Export Citation, BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Get this from a library! Décimas; autobiografía en versos chilenos.. [Violeta Parra].

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She was confident of the value of her work and pursued her career in this direction.

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In the Chilean poet Pablo Neruda presented Parra in his house, where she met other artists and intellectuals. Siglo XXI Editores, In this era, Parra was not yet famous. I am a little bird who can land on the shoulders of each human being. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, At the same time, it provides veerso insight into the working conditions and musical scene that Parra was a part of prior to becoming a famous folklorist.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The multivalence of her creative praxis extended across art, music, poetry and performance. Duke University Press, Kliman and Rick J.

Rising from the ground, little by little, like a tree, she was nourished by reflection on the ardent ills in the winds of her time. Parra carried out research in the field of ethnomusicology and her own praxis was totally interdisciplinary.


I can sing and chirp to them with open wings, close, very close to their soul. It is no surprise that the kind of textile art she championed is now a prominent feature in Chilean art.

In June of the same year she travelled to the Festival de Juventud in Finland with two of her children, and her work was exhibited in the Casa de la Cultura in Helsinki. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Vegso Dickinson University Press, Parra worked in a number of visual media and exhibited her work in international galleries.

In Parra began working in circuses and travelled throughout Chile. She also appeared on Swiss television.

Violeta Parra1 My works contain a simple and happy truth within the sadness in each one of them. All artists are united by their creativity, yet each artist works from a unique philosophical perspective. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: The popular art of indigenous people and country folk is slowly becoming lost. Help Center Find new research papers in: Parra sought to redress this decline in traditional practices.


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Just beginning her career, she played in establishments of ill-repute, where she sang music that was in fashion at the time. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Share your thoughts with other customers. Within this tent, called La Carpa de la Reina, Parra created a cultural centre in which she sought to establish a locus of national identity through performances by folk musicians. Read more Read less. They are followed by two chapters on her visual art, and finally there is a chapter on the cultural centre she established towards the end of her life.

Remember me on this computer. Violeta Parra, la guitare indocile: Although Parra is renowned for this fieldwork, there are no academic studies on this aspect of her praxis. Considering her praxis within the context of neo-Dadaism, I place Parra at the forefront of the s avant-garde, thus presenting her art as radically modern. This volume unites research on the full range of Parra’s praxis. Avant-Garde, Internationalism, and Politics: Duke University Press,