José Julián Martí y Pérez (1853-95), writer and revolutionary, was an iconic figure in Cuba's struggle for independence from Spain. He was to become a symbol of liberty throughout Latin America.
This English-language edition presents the celebrated Cuban writer and revolutionary José Martí's thoughts on educational theory, pedagogy, and the relationship between education and popular demo...
On Art and Literature
This English-language edition presents the celebrated Cuban writer and revolutionary José Martí’s thoughts on art and literature. His essays on painters and literary figures can stand with the ...
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