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Federico Garcia Lorca

(1898-1936)

 

—Rainbow Honor Walk —

 
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By Barry Swackhamer, November 18, 2016
1. Federico Garcia Lorca Marker
Inscription. Poet, dramatist and political activist whose heroic opposition to totalitarianism resulted in his murder by Fascists during the Spanish Civil War.
 
Erected 2014 by Rainbow Honor Walk.
 
Location. 37° 45.666′ N, 122° 26.108′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on Castro Street near 18th Street when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 498 Castro Street, San Francisco CA 94114, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tom Waddell (a few steps from this marker); George Choy (within shouting distance of this marker); Oscar Wilde (within shouting distance of this marker); Leonard Matlovich (within shouting distance of this marker); James Baldwin (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennessee Williams (within shouting distance of this marker); Alan Turing (within shouting distance of this marker); Allen Ginsberg (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
 
More about this marker. This marker is embedded in the sidewalk.
 
Also see . . .  Federico García Lorca - Wikipedia
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Wikipedia
2. Federico Garcia Lorca
. García Lorca achieved international recognition as an emblematic member of the Generation of '27. The Generation of '27 was a group consisting of mostly poets who introduced the tenets of European movements (such as symbolism, futurism, and surrealism) into Spanish literature. (Submitted on November 20, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 123 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 20, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
 
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