Who is Jose Marti

José Julián Martí Pérez (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈse maɾˈti]; January 28, 1853 – May 19, 1895) was a Cuban nationalist, poet, philosopher, essayist, journalist, translator, professor, and publisher, who is considered a Cuban national hero because of his role in the liberation of his country from Spain. He was also an important figure in Latin American literature. He was very politically active and is considered an important philosopher and political theorist. Through his writings and political activity, he became a symbol of Cuba's bid for independence from the Spanish Empire in the 19th century, and is referred to as the "Apostle of Cuban Independence". From adolescence, he dedicated his life to the promotion of liberty, political independence for Cuba, and intellectual indepen...
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Jose Marti Poems

  • Luz De Luna
    Esplendía su rostro: por los hombros
    Rubias guedejas le colgaban: era
    Una caricia su sonrisa: era
    Ciego de nacimiento: parecía ...
  • Con Letras De Astros
    Con letras de astros el horror que he visto
    En el espacio azul grabar querría.
    En la llanura, muchedumbre: â??en lo alto
    Mientras que los de abajo andan y ruedan ...
  • Homagno
    Homagno sin ventura
    La hirsuta y retostada cabellera
    Con sus pálidas manos se mesaba.â??
    ...
  • Pollice Verso
    (Memoria de presidio)

    Sí! yo también, desnuda la cabeza
    De tocado y cabellos, y al tobillo...
  • Rosario
    Rosario,
    En ti pensaba, en tus cabellos
    Que el mundo de la sombra envidiaría,
    Y puse un punto de mi vida en ellos ...
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Son 20 Verse 19 Sea 18 Noble 9 Red 8 Love 7 I Love You 7 Long 6 Color 6 Heart 6


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Consciousbeats8: “the first duty of a man is to think for himself”―josé martí
Consciousbeats2: “the first duty of a man is to think for himself”―josé martí
Embacuba_camboy: cambodian high-level delegation led by prime minister samdech akka moha sena padei techo hun sen arrives at josé marti international airport in havana on sept. 23 to begin his official visit in the republic of cuba.
Babalubloggers: many of you may already know actor cesar romero was cuban, but did you know he was also the grandson of cuba's founding father jose martí? now you know!
Albertodelacruz: many of you may already know actor cesar romero was cuban, but did you know he was also the grandson of cuba's founding father jose martí? photo of the day: actor cesar romero with his mother and his sister -
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The Convalescent Gripster
 by Eugene Field

The gods let slip that fiendish grip
Upon me last week Sunday-
No fiercer storm than racked my form
E'er swept the Bay of Fundy;
But now, good-by
To drugs, say I-
Good-by to gnawing sorrow;
I am up to-day,
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