News and Recent Press
Featured piece in Paris Review on what we can learn from Neruda’s Poetry of Resistance!
"Lorca’s death represented something more: Lorca was the embodiment of poetry; it was as if the Fascists had assassinated poetry itself. Neruda had reached a moment from which there was no turning back."––@eizmarcos https://t.co/FisQL0wQ13— City Lights Books (@CityLightsBooks) March 26, 2018
The University of Michigan’s College of Literature, Science and Arts names their former creative writing undergrad Mark Eisner’s NERUDA a Summer 2018 Beach Read! Vamos Azul! And Ann Arbor's Literati Bookstore tweeted about Mark and the bio!
Reviews for Neruda: The Poet's Calling
The first TV interview for Neruda: The Poet’s Calling!
KPFA's La Raza Chronicles, a 30-minute conversation between Mark and host Nina Serrano featuring readings from what she described as Mark's "gripping, enlightening" biography.
La Tercera, Chile: "Mark Eisner, biógrafo estadounidense: “Espero que mi biografía nos haga pensar en Neruda de una manera que sea más honesta”
NPR's Morning Edition, July 12, 2004, Neruda's Centennial
The Library of Congress Hispanic Division's Biblioteca Podcast November 2017
Books Tell You Why, July 25, 2015
New Books Network, for Translation of Tina Escaja's Caída Libre/Free Fall
More on Pablo
Poems, Books, and more about his life
Mark's translation of Neruda's Love Sonnet XVII
I don’t love you as if you were a rose of salt, topaz on the Poetry Foundation’s site
City Lights’ promotional poster of that Love Sonnet from the 2004 release of The Essential Neruda. For more info click here.