Tres Cuentos Podcast

19- Latino Authors - The Beautiful Soul of Don Damian - Dominican Republic

July 31, 2019 Season 7 Episode 19
Tres Cuentos Podcast
19- Latino Authors - The Beautiful Soul of Don Damian - Dominican Republic
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00:01:43
The story begins
00:24:22
Let's talk about dictators
00:31:29
A poem by Pablo Neruda
Tres Cuentos Podcast
19- Latino Authors - The Beautiful Soul of Don Damian - Dominican Republic
Jul 31, 2019 Season 7 Episode 19
Story by Juan Bosch, translated by Lysander Kemp, retold by Carolina Quiroga-Stultz
A man on the verge of death will have an unusual experience. His soul who feels it is time to leave his body will witness how those around him will show behind their crying act their true feelings and intentions.
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A man on the verge of death will have an unusual experience. His soul who feels it is time to leave his body will witness how those around him will show behind their crying act their true feelings and intentions. In the afterword we talk about one of the Dominican Republic's dictators during Juan Bosch's life.

Sources:

1.      The beautiful soul of Don Damian. Translated by Lysander Kemp. Americas Magazine. Vol. 43, No. 5-6, September-October, 1991. Published by Organization of American States https://www.thefreelibrary.com/The+beautiful+soul+of+Don+Damian.-a011810285

2.      Más Cuentos Escritos en el Exilio. Juan Bosch. Santo Domingo 1979. Alfa y Omega.

3.       Dominican Republic and Haiti, country studies. Federal Researcj Division. Library of Congress. Edited by Helen Chapin Metz. December 1999.



The story begins
Let's talk about dictators
A poem by Pablo Neruda
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