Week 8

Week 8: Signs of Crisis in a Gilded Age

When discussing these weeks reading the one that stood out to me the most was The Plan de Ayala. The…

Week 8: Signs of Crisis in a Gilded Age

For this blog post I want to talk about Ruben Darío’s, “To Roosevelt”. I loved this poem! In a Spanish class I took last semester, we learned a little bit about Darío when we studied modernism. We learned that he was the founder of modernism, and we also studied in detail one of his poems […]

Week 8: Signs of Crisis in a Gilded Age

This week’s lecture “Signs of Crisis in a Gilded Age” mainly focuses on the poem “To Roosevelt” (the original Spanish title being “A Roosevelt”) by Nicaraguan poet Rubén Darío, and the differences between Latin America and the United States. For this week’s blog post, I would like to focus on the question “What emotions ofContinue reading “Week 8: Signs of Crisis in a Gilded Age”