Articles by Álvaro Vergara

Álvaro Vergara
About Álvaro Vergara
Álvaro Vergara (Bogotá, 1982) Is an English, Spanish and Kriol-language poet, critic, narrator and multidisciplinary digital artist who grew up in Nicaragua´s Caribbean Coast. Vergara is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable creators from the new generation. In 2007, he published Conflagración Caribe (Managua, INC-enitel) Spanish and Kriol-language poetry with deconstructive lyrical form and a contemporary perspective on several historical literary subject-matters like love, lust, politics, ethics and the existential self. In 2010, Vergara's poetry was also included in 4M3R1C4 Novísima Poesía Latinoamericana (Santiago de Chile, Ed. Ventana Abierta) along with a selection of the most vaulting young avant garde poets from every country in Latin America.

Scene 16: Patience

January 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

“It’s acid, Paul Baer got it for me.” [In reality it was Dixie who had the acid and Gary was the one who procured such things] “Take three!” [+]

Semiótica del Texto-Pintura en Memoria para el Año Viento Inconstante de CMR

September 16, 2013 // 0 Comments

En el presente trabajo, analizaremos el uso de tropos como la metáfora, símil metonimia, sinécdoques e ironía en el poema carlosmartianiano, los códigos presentes, y los de lecturas aberrantes sin embargo alternas de otros sociolectos del presente así como sus implicaciones retóricas y semánticas. Entre los elementos semióticos presentes en la lectura del poema también examineros los modos de referencia, niveles en la articulación del texto-pintura que forman al poema-signo. [+]

WHITE, Steven (1989): “Martínez Rivas y Baudelaire, Dos Pintores de la Vida Moderna”

March 24, 2013 // 0 Comments