Juan Bañuelos

Author:  Juan Bañuelos
Juan Bañuelos (Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, 1932) is one of today’s most popular Mexican poets. He has published eleven books of poetry and has received the Chiapas Prize (Mexico, 1984), the Palermo Prize (Italy, 1987), and the José Lezama Lima Prize (Cuba, 2004), among others. He is also a renowned editor and university professor. His poems have been translated into numerous languages, and now here, for the first time, English.