Unformatted text preview: o Satire, frequently associated with political and literary events. Jose Maria Heredia (1803-1839)
• A Cuban poet.
• He studied at the University of Havana, and was called to the bar in 1823. In
the autumn of 1823 he was arrested on a charge of conspiracy against the
Spanish government, and was sentenced to banishment for life. He took
refuge in 1825, and then went to Mexico, where, becoming naturalized, he
obtained a post as magistrate. • Explores the universality of nature and immense beauty of indigenous...
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