Rubén Darío in Granada
Alvaro Chamorro – Alcalde 1976.
Here lived Rubén Darío, where during his stay in Granada he worked in commerce. On his return from Europe, consecrated as a pioneer of Modernism in Hispano-American literature, he returned to this city staying at the southwest corner of the intersection of the streets Real and de Vega
Álvaro Chamorro - Mayor 1976.
Erected 1976 by Alcalde Álvaro Chamorro.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Man-Made Features. A significant historical year for this entry is 1976.
Location. 11° 55.883′ N, 85° 57.222′ W. Marker is in Granada. Marker is on Avenida Gúzman just north of Calle la Libertad, on the left when traveling northTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Granada 43000, Nicaragua. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Casa de los Leones (within shouting distance of this marker); Tribute to Nicaraguan Independence Leaders (within shouting distance of this marker); William Walker's Stables (within shouting distance of this marker); Father Rafael Villavicencio (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); María Romero Meneses (about 180 meters away); Garibaldi in Granada (about 210 meters away); La Gran Francia (about 240 meters away); Carlos Ulloa A. (approx. 16.2 kilometers away in Masaya). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Granada.
Regarding Rubén Darío in Granada. Félix Rubén García Sarmiento (January 18, 1867 – February 6, 1916), known as Rubén Darío, was a Nicaraguan poet who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as modernismo (modernism) that flourished at the end of the 19th century. Darío has had a great and lasting influence on 20th-century Spanish literature and journalism. He has been praised as the "Prince of Castilian Letters" and undisputed father of the modernismo literary movement. Adapted from Wikipedia
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