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Pablo Neruda

Pablo Neruda was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1971. The first complete English translation of Neruda’s World’s End, translated by William O’Daly, is due from Copper Canyon in February. Neruda first appeared in VQR’s pages in our Winter 1961 issue.



Winter 2009 | Poetry

Here it does not rest, a past
I summoned with a bell
so that things awaken

The Ashes

Winter 2009 | Poetry

This is the age of ashes.
Ashes of burned children,
of cold trials of hell,