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Adriana Paredes Pinda

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Adriana Paredes Pinda

Adriana Paredes Pinda is a Mapuche-Huilliche poet. She was born in 1970 in the city of Osorno, Los Lagos, Chile. She is a machi and a professor of Spanish Language and Communication. In 1998, she won first place in the Primer Concurso de Poesía en Lenguas Nativas. In 2002, she was awarded a writer’s grant from the Consejo Nacional del Libro y la Lectura....

Her work has been featured in Epu mari ulkantufe ta fachantu/20 poetas mapuches contemporáneas (2003), Hilando en la memoria (2006 and 2009), and Kümedungun/Kümewirin: Antología poética de mujeres mapuche (siglos XX-XXI) (2010). Her poetry collections include Üi (2005) and Parias zugun (2014).

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Articles by Adriana Paredes Pinda

A tall foye tree trunk shot from below, surrounded by leaves
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