List of Spanish language poets


List of Spanish language poets

This is a list of notable poets who have written in the Spanish language.

Argentina

* Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986)
* Jacobo Fijman (1898-1970)
* Juan Gelman (1930-)
* José Hernández (1834-1886)
* Roberto Juarroz (1925-1995)
* Leopoldo Lugones (1874-1938)
* Alfonsina Storni (1892-1938)
* Ruben Sada (1960-)

Bolivia

* Jaime Saenz (1921-1986)
* Javier del Granado (1913-1996)Xochi Sanchez

Chile

* Miguel Arteche, (1926-)
* Sergio Badilla Castillo, (1947-)
* Javier Campos, (1947-)
* Oscar Hahn, (1938-)
* Vicente Huidobro, (1893-1948)
* Víctor Jara, (1932-1973)
* Enrique Lihn, (1929-1988)
* Patricio Manns, (1937-)
* Gabriela Mistral, born Lucila Godoy, (1889-1957) Nobel laureate in 1945
* Pablo Neruda, born Neftalí Ricardo Reyes, (1904-1973) Nobel laureate in 1971
* Nicanor Parra, (1914-)
* Carlos Pezoa Véliz, (1879-1908)
* Mauricio Redolés, (1953-)
* Gonzalo Rojas, Cervantes laureate in 2003
* Pablo de Rokha born Carlos Díaz Loyola, (1894-1968)
* David Rosenmann-Taub, (1927-)
* Daniel de la Vega, (1892-1971)

Colombia

* Porfirio Barba-Jacob
* Jorge Isaacs
* Rafael Pombo
* José Asunción Silva

Costa Rica

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Cuba

* Mariano Brull
* Julián del Casal
* Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda (1814-1873)
* Nicolás Guillén (1902-1989)
* Pedro Juan Gutiérrez (1950- )
* José María Heredia
* José Lezama Lima
* Dulce María Loynaz
* José Martí (1853-1895)
* Virgilio Piñera
* Roberto Fernández Retamar
* Severo Sarduy

Dominican Republic

*Joaquín Balaguer
*Juan Bosch
*Aída Cartagena Portalatín
*Leopoldo Minaya

Ecuador

* Jorge Carrera Andrade (1903-1978)
* Ignacio Lasso (1911)
* Alejandro Carrión (1915)
* Pedro Jorge Vera ( 1915 )
* Adalberto Ortiz (1914)

El Salvador

* Alfredo Espino ()
* Roque Dalton (1935-1975)
* Alberto Masferrer (1959)

Mexico

* Elvia Ardalani (b. 1963)
* Rosario Castellanos (1925-1974)
* Elsa Cross (b. 1946)
* Salvador Díaz Mirón (1853-1928)
* Manuel Gutiérrez Nájera (1859-1895)
* Ramón López Velarde (1888-1921)
* Amado Nervo (1870-1919)
* Salvador Novo (1904-1974)
* José Emilio Pacheco (b. 1939)
* Octavio Paz (1914-1998)
* Carlos Pellicer (1897-1977)
* Alfonso Reyes (1889-1959)
* Jaime Sabines (1926-1999)
* Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (1651-1695)
* Xavier Villaurrutia (1903-1950)
* Gabriel Zaid (b. 1934)
* Enrique González Martínez (1871-1952)

Nicaragua

* Claribel Alegría (1924-)
* Gioconda Belli (1948-)
* Ernesto Cardenal (1925-)
* Jose Coronel Urtecho (1906-1994)
* Alfonso Cortés (1893-1969)
* Pablo Antonio Cuadra (1912-2002)
* Rubén Darío (1867-1916)
* Azarias Pallais (1888-1954)
* Salomón de la Selva (1893-1959)

Paraguay

* Julio Correa (1890 - 1926)
* Renée Ferrer de Arréllaga (1944 - )
* José Ricardo Mazó (1927 - 1987)
* Manuel Ortiz Guerrero (1894 - 1933)
* Josefina Pla (1909 — 1999)
* Roque Vallejos (1943 - 2006)

Peru

* Jose Santos Chocano (1875 – 1934) author of "Alma América".
* Manuel González Prada (1844-1918)
* César Vallejo (1892-1938)

The Philippines

* José Rizal (1861-1896)
* Jesús Balmori (1887-1948)
* Pedro Paterno (1858-1911)

Puerto Rico

* Aurora de Albornoz (1926-1990)
* Giannina Braschi (1953-)
* Julia de Burgos (1916-1953)

pain

* Juan Ruiz, Arcipreste de Hita (ca. 1283-ca. 1350)
* Gonzalo de Berceo (ca. 1190-1264?)
* Juan Boscán (1490-1542)
* Rafael Alberti (1902-1999)
* Fray Luis de León (1527-1591?)
* Vicente Aleixandre (1898 - 1984) - Nobel Laureate 1977
* Dámaso Alonso (1898-1990)
* Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer (1836-1870)
* Saint John of the Cross (1542-1591)
* Luis Cernuda (1903-1963)
* Aurora de Albornoz (1926-1990)
* Baltasar del Alcázar (1530-1606)
* Francisco Domene (1960)
* León Felipe (1884-1968)
* Federico García Lorca (1898-1936)
* Luis de Góngora (?-1627)
* Jorge Guillén (1893-1984)
* Miguel Hernández (1910-1942)
* Clara Janés (1940)
* Santa Teresa de Jesús (1515-1582)
* Juan Ramón Jiménez (1881-1958) - Nobel Laureate 1956
* Antonio Machado (1875-1936)
* Manuel Machado (1874-1947)
* Jorge Manrique (1440-1479)
* Juan L. Ortiz
* Emilio Prados (1899-1962)
* Francisco de Quevedo
* Pedro Salinas (1892-1951)
* Garcilaso de la Vega (1503-1536)
* Lope de Vega (1562-1635)
* Esteban Manuel de Villegas (1589-1669)
* Leopoldo María Panero (1948)
* Manuel Curros Enríquez
* Alonso de Ercilla
* Joaquín Sabina
* Íñigo López de Mendoza, marqués de Santillana
* Gutierre de Cetina
* Juan del Encina (1469-1533)
* José de Espronceda (1808-1842)
* Rosalía de Castro (1837-1885)
* Francisco Domene
* Chantal Maillard
* Antonio Martínez Sarrión
* José Ortega Torres
* Leopoldo Panero
* Luisa Castro
* Clara Janés

United States

*Giannina Braschi
*Sandra Cisneros

Uruguay

*Delmira Agustini (1886-1914)
*Mario Benedetti (1920- )

Venezuela

* Enrique Moya (1958)
* Aquiles Nazoa (1920 - 1976)
* Arturo Uslar Pietri

See also

* List of poets
* List of Latin American writers


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