Title:Christopher Felver photographs of Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Ernesto Cardenal in Nicaragua
Creator/Contributor:Felver, Christopher, 1946-, creator
Photographs document poet Ferlinghetti's visit to Nicaragua in January of 1984 during the aftermath of that country's 1979
socialist revolution. Photographs depict Ferlinghetti and Father Ernesto Cardenal, who accompanied them throughout their
visit, as well as many other subjects: workers, soldiers, children and other Nicaraguans; industry; military; views of Managua,
La Granja, Piñas Blancas, Lake Nicaragua and the islands of Solentiname; and other subjects pertaining to Nicaragua's history,
especially the revolution of 1979. Other individuals depicted include Daniel Ortega, Sergio Ramírez, Tomás Borge, Jaime Wheelock,
Daisy Zamora, Juan Bañuelos, and Pablo Antonio Cuadra. Some of these photographs were reproduced as illustrations in Ferlinghetti's
book documenting this trip, Seven days in Nicaragua libre.
Ferlinghetti, Lawrence -- Pictorial works
Cardenal, Ernesto -- Pictorial works
Ortega, Daniel -- Pictorial works
Borge, Tomás -- 1930-2012 -- Pictorial works
Ramírez, Sergio -- 1942- -- Pictorial works
Nicaraguans -- Portraits
Nicaragua -- Pictorial works
Managua (Nicaragua) -- Pictorial works
Nicaragua -- History -- Revolution, 1979 -- Pictorial works
Prints signed and dated on versos by photographer: Felver 1984.
Also includes folder of copies of miscellaneous typescript notes on Nicaragua by Felver.
Title devised by cataloger.
Purchase; from Chris Felver ; 2012.
1 box and 2 oversize folders (ca. 120 photographic prints) : b&w and color ; 51 x 41 cm or smaller.
BANC PIC 2012.078--PIC
BANC PIC 2012.078--AX
BANC PIC 2012.078--B
BANC PIC 2012.078