on the links below will take you to web sites that deal generally
with Spanish Golden Age poetry or related topics. Links related to
specific poets will be found on each poet's page. Links will open
in a new browser window.
Virtual Miguel de Cervantes
- a huge site, filled with an incredible number of texts. Find an
author in the "catálogos" section.
Spanish Prosody - an explanation of Spanish meter and
rhyme. In English.
Recursos y Ornamentos Poéticos - an exhaustive
catalogue and discussion of the rhetorical techniques and ornaments
used in Spanish poetry. In English.
Glossary of Poetic Terms - an impressive list, with links to examples, from the University of Toronto. In English.
- Glossary of Poetic Terms - "A unique guide for the study of poetry." In English.
Thinking and Writing About Poetry - a useful method for
analysing poetry, with sample analyses of three Golden Age sonnets.
Antología de poesía española - contains
lots of texts from different periods. The poetry texts are all in
Spanish, but the introduction and information on Spanish meter and
rhyme (with practice exercises) are available in English
Los Sonetos de mi Vida - an extensive and impressive
collection of sonnets in Spanish.
Mis Sonetos Preferidos - an extensive anthology from
a professor of artificial intelligence at the University of Malaga.
Sonetos por temas - part of the Málaga site that
contains links to many Golden Age sonnets, this link takes you to
a thematic listing of all of the sonnets included in that site.
Several poems from other periods are also included. In Spanish.
Poesía en español - this link takes you
to the index of a very large collection of poetry, including works
by Góngora, Quevedo, Garcilaso, and others. The source of
each poem is included. In Spanish.
Topical Tradition and Textual Complexity - an article
by Antonio García-Berrio that deals with the classical sonnet
from a linguistic perspective.
Poesía burlesca de los Siglos de Oro - brief discussion
of burlesque poetry, with examples. In Spanish.
Sonnet Central - "an archive of English sonnets, commentary,
and relevant web links and a forum for poets to share and discuss
their own work".
Sentencias y expresiones clásicas latinas relativas al tiempo cronológico - an index of Classical Latin expressions related to time, often found in the poetry of the period, with Spanish translations and sources.
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This page was last updated on January 25, 2012.