"Adiós Ríos, adiós Fontes": Rosalía de Castro y los Gallegos de Cuba.

The article explores the theme of the massive migration of Galician naturals to Cuba near the end of the 19th century and its treatment in Rosalía de Castro?s poetry, particularly in her two collections written in Galician language: Cantares gallegos (1863) and Follas novas (1880), in which the poet...

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Main Author: Lago Graña, Josefa
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/filyling/article/view/1143
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14426
Summary: The article explores the theme of the massive migration of Galician naturals to Cuba near the end of the 19th century and its treatment in Rosalía de Castro?s poetry, particularly in her two collections written in Galician language: Cantares gallegos (1863) and Follas novas (1880), in which the poet states her denunciation of the state of abandonment of the Galician countryside and the poverty suffered by those left behind, mainly women and children.