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Victoria Ocampo

Doris Meyer

Victoria Ocampo

against the wind and the tide /by Doris Meyer ; with a selection of essays by Victoria Ocampo, translated by Doris Meyer.. --

by Doris Meyer

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Published by G. Braziller, c1979. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocampo, Victoria, -- 1890-1979 -- Biography,
  • Authors, Argentine -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    xxi, 314 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. Includes bibliographical references and index.

    ContributionsOcampo, Victoria, 1890-1979.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18880708M

    The importance of Victoria Ocampo’s () activities as a publisher (SUR), an Argentine feminist, a writer, translator, music lover and philanthropist won her the admiration of writers, politicians, musicians, and artists from all over the world.   A pair of sunglasses, a book of poems, old gramophone records: These and other items brought back to Santiniketan from Argentina take one to the early 20th century and the enigmatic relationship between Argentine writer and feminist Victoria Ocampo and Noble laureate Rabindranath Tagore.

    She was an early contributor to Argentina's Sur magazine, where she worked closely with its founder, her sister Victoria Ocampo; Adolfo Bioy Casares, her husband; and Jorge Luis Borges. In , Sur published Ocampo's first book, Viaje olvidado. She went on to publish thirteen volumes of fiction and poetry during a long and much-lauded career. Personal life. Ocampo was born to a wealthy family in Buenos Aires, the youngest of six daughters of Manuel Ocampo and Ramona Aguirre. She was educated at home by tutors and in Paris. Ocampo was the sister of Victoria Ocampo, the founder and editor of the prestigious Argentine journal Sur.. In , Ocampo met her future husband, the Argentine author Adolfo Born: 28 July , Buenos Aires, Argentina.

    This book collects thirty-six notable essays by twenty-two women writers, including Flora Tristan, Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda, Clorinda Matto de Turner, Victoria Ocampo, Alfonsina Storni, Rosario Ferré, Christina Peri Rossi, and Elena Poniatowska. Argentine essayist Victoria Ocampo reading from her series, Testimonios Summary Ms. Ocampo reads from her series, Testimonios. Contributor Names Ocampo, Victoria, Archive of Hispanic Literature on Tape (Library of Congress).


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“For Doris Meyer, in the hope that she may write a good book on Victoria.”. She was born Ramona Victoria Epifanía Rufina Ocampo in Buenos Aires into a high society family and educated at home by a French governess.

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Buenos Aires the bustling capital of Argentina, spread over the south bank of the Rio de la Plata, is a city of contrasts – of rich superhighways and narrow crooked streets, of plush apartments and suburban shanty towns, of wealth and poverty, of the famous and infamous.