Book Excerpt

All the Odes

A Bilingual Edition

Pablo Neruda; Edited by Ilan Stavans

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Pablo Neruda (1904–73) was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1971. His books include Residence on Earth, Canto General, Extravagaria, and Isla Negra.


Ilan Stavans is the Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst College. He is also the editor of The Poetry of Pablo Neruda.