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Photos: Life, art and poetry of Francisco Brines | Culture

6 pictures Awarded with the 2020 Cervantes Prize, the Valencian poet Francisco Brines has been the subject of several meetings and talks, organized by the Festival of the Word of the University of Alcalá de Henares this week. In the historic building of the Plaza de San Diego in that Madrid town there is also […]

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Francisco Brines, ethical poetry and home Cervantes | Culture

Francisco Brines, at his home in La Oliva, photographed by Jesús Císcar.Jesus Císcar Francisco Brines (Oliva, 1932) wrote: “Time is my body and my enigma.” The phrase appeared in the prologue to his first personal anthology, The certainty of poetry, a title that also heads the exhibition that the University of Alcalá de Henares dedicates […]

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The delivery of the Cervantes Prize is postponed due to the health of Francisco Brines | Culture

The poet Francisco Brines, at his home in Oliva (Valencia), in 2019.Monica Torres The traditional delivery of the Cervantes Prize in the Auditorium of the University of Alcalá de Henares will not be held this year, scheduled, as usual, for April 23, Book Day. The 89-year-old poet Francisco Brines’ state of health, which prevents him […]

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