Chilean Popular Poetry and Biblical Psalms (II)

by Fernanda Martinez Varela, MA scholar at MFA in Creative Writing in Spanish.    RESULTS Similarities a) Context of use Some psalms and a particular type of the Cantus to the divine have its use in ceremonies and community celebrations. The Cantus to the divine based on the “Angel’s farewell” refers to those songs thatContinue reading “Chilean Popular Poetry and Biblical Psalms (II)”

Chilean Popular Poetry and Biblical Psalms

by Fernanda Martinez Varela, MA scholar at MFA in Creative Writing in Spanish.  Shortly after arriving in Chile, I went to the public library of Doñihue in order to search for bibliographic material and, fortunately, there I met Santiago Figueroa Torres; a folklorist, researcher and expert in popular music. Talking informally while drinking coffee, IContinue reading “Chilean Popular Poetry and Biblical Psalms”