Alberto Arvelo Torrealba

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Alberto Arvelo Torrealba
Alberto Arvelo Torrealba.jpg
Born (1905-09-03)September 3, 1905
Barinas, Venezuela
Died March 28, 1971(1971-03-28) (aged 65)
Caracas, Venezuela
Occupation Poet, Diplomat, Political figure
Notable awards National Prize for Literature of Venezuela
1966

Alberto Arvelo Torrealba (September 3, 1905 - March 28, 1971), was a Venezuelan lawyer, educator and folklorical poet. Author of Florentino y El Diablo.

A municipality in Barinas was named after him.

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  • Música de cuatro (1928)
  • Rezagos de un poemario extraviado en la cárcel (1929)
  • Cantas (1933)
  • Glosas al cancionero (1940)
  • Florentino y El Diablo (1940/1950/1957)
  • Caminos que andan (1962)
  • Lazo Martí: vigencia en lejanía (1965)
  • Obra poética (1967)

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