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Nominations

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1945 Gabriela Mistral Nominated on 8 occasions for the Nobel Prize in Submitted 2 nominations, for the Nobel Prize in   To cite this pageMLA style: “Gabriela Mistral – Nominations”. Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 22 Jun 2018.

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Banquet speech

Gabriela Mistral’s speech at the Nobel Banquet at the City Hall in Stockholm, December 10, 1945 (Translation) Today Sweden turns toward a distant Latin American country to honour it in the person of one of the many exponents of its culture. It would have pleased the cosmopolitan spirit of Alfred Nobel to extend the scope…

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Bibliography

Works in Spanish Desolación. – New York : Instituto de las Españas, 1922 Ternura : canciones de niños. – Madrid : Saturnino Calleja, 1924 Tala. – Buenos Aires : Sur, 1938 Los sonetos de la muerte y otros poemas elegíacos. – Santiago : Philobiblion, 1952 Lagar. – Santiago, 1954 Croquis mexicanos; Gabriela Mistral en México.…

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Biographical

Gabriela Mistral (1889-1957), pseudonym for Lucila Godoy y Alcayaga, was born in Vicuña, Chile. The daughter of a dilettante poet, she began to write poetry as a village schoolteacher after a passionate romance with a railway employee who committed suicide. She taught elementary and secondary school for many years until her poetry made her famous.…

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