José Martí and the Call of Technology in "Amor de ciudad grande"
Modernist poetry, Emerging technology, History of technology, Journalism, Poetic themes, Modernist art, Communications technology, Voice transmission, Inventions
Sometime in November of 1883, readers of the Spanish-language periodical La Ameica opened their paper to discover that a fantastic- sounding invention had recently been unveiled at a technology exposition in Vienna. "Es un aparatillo ingeniosisimo," exclaimed Jos6 Marti, a correspondent for the paper:
Original Publication Citation
“José Martí and the Call of Technology in ‘Amor de ciudad grande.’” MLN 119.2 (2004). 290-301
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Laraway, David, "José Martí and the Call of Technology in "Amor de ciudad grande"" (2004). Philosophy Faculty Publications. 40.
© 2004 The Johns Hopkins University Press