Spanish literature, Hispanic literature

Spanish literature, Hispanic literature: classics, authors and poets, literary blogs, organizations

La literatura Española; autores Españoles

See also: Latin American literature and main author index.


Analitica, Biblotecca. Biblioteca electrónica, Caracas, Venezuela. 


Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes
La Biblioteca de las culturas hispánicas.

Biblioteca Nacional de España


Catalan literature *

Catalan Poetry Selection (800 poems, 37 English versions)

Catalan Literature Online. Open University of Catalonia

Catalan reference works at the British Library.

Cervantes Prize Winners


History of Spanish literature *

History of Spanish Literature

La biblioteca virtual Miguel de Cervantes
A library of online Spanish literature texts.

Spanish literature, Wikipedia entry.

The Cambridge History of Spanish Literature
This first comprehensive history of Spanish literature to be published in English since the 1970s.


Letras Libres,
a journal of Spanish language literature.


Medieval Spanish Literature *

Literatura medieval española.
Escritores Medievales, Literatura Medieval, Narrativa Hispanoam.

Medieval Castelian Poetry

Mexican writers *

A list of Mexican writers.


The novel in Latin America, 
Wikipedia entry. 

Poetry *

An anthology of Spanish poetry.


Poetry of the Spanish Moors, selections.
The Medieval Sourcebook

Spanish language poets,
a list from Wikipedia.

Wikipedia entry on Spanish poetry.


Real Academia Española
Diccionario de la lengua española. 


Venezuela. Analitica, Biblioteca electrónica, 
Caracas, Venezuela.

Wikipedia entry on Spanish literature.

Spanish and Spanish Language (Hispanic) Authors *

Library of Spanish Literature: Free books to read online.

Wikipedia list of Spanish writers.

Palabra virtual Latin
A Latin-American poetry portal.


Anónimo *

Anónimo. Cantar de mio Cid


Borges, Jorge Luis *

Garden of Forking Paths
A dedicated Borges page.
The Garden of Jorge Luis Borges. Stories and essays by Borges.
Jornal de Poesia. A Spanish language site.
Jorge Luis Borges. Wikipedia entry.
Homenaje a Jorge Luis Borges
Edición digital basada en la de Buenos Aires, Academia Argentina de Letras, 1999.
Coleccion Jorge Luis Borges
Fundacion San Telmo
Los libros y la noche
Fragmentos de algunas obras, las preferencias literarias de Borges, entrevistas y discursos del escritor.
A 100 años, Borges
Monografía del autor, al centenario de su nacimiento.
The Guardian page on Jorge Luis Borges
Profile, articles, reviews and links.
The Library of Babel


Calderón de la Barca, Pedro *

Life Is a Dream
Project Gutenberg. English translation by Edward Fitzgerald.
The Purgatory of St. Patrick
Project Gutenberg. English translation by Denis Florence MacCarthy.
The Wonder-Working Magician 
Project Gutenberg. English translation by Denis Florence MacCarthy.

Cervantes, Miguel de *

Cervantes Wikipedia entry.
Cervantes. Biography and works.
Cervantes. Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. Free Ebook
The Cervantes Project

Cortazar, Julio *

Julio Cortázar. Wikipedia
Works by or about Julio Cortázar
Julio Cortázar manuscript collection, Princeton University.
Works by Julio Cortázar
Biografia de Julio Cortázar

Espriu, Salvador *

Poems by Salvador Espriu.
Salvador Espriu. An article from Catalan Literature Online.
Salvador Espriu. Wikipedia entry.

García Lorca, Federico *

Lorca´s complete works in Spanish.
Wikipedia entry on Lorca.
Ditty of First Desire
The Faithless Wife 
Federico Garcia Lorca
Contains the poems Adam, Dawn, Debussy, Ode to Salvador Dali, Ode to Walt Whitman, and Sonnet.
The Gypsy and the Wind –
Lament for Ignacio Sánchez Mejías
Sonnet of the Sweet Complaint

Y Gasset, José Ortega *

Jose Ortega Y Gasset, Wikipedia entry.
Ortega y Gasset’s “Revolt of the Masses” (1930)
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Britannica online
Jose Ortega y Gasset Quotes
Fundación José Ortega y Gasset

Huidobro, Vicente *

Vicente Huidobro. Poems/poemas.
Vicente Huidobro, Portada
Contiene poemas selectos, narrativa, manifiestos, cartas, aforismos, reseña bibliográfica y biográfica, entrevistas y crítica sobre el autor chileno.
Vicente Huidobro en la Biblioteca Nacional de Chile
Vicente Huidobro
Poems by Vicente Huidobro in English translation by Johannes Beilharz.
Biografia de Vicente Huidobro

Llosa, Mario Vargas *

Mario Vargas Llosa, Wikipedia entry.
Official website
Mario Vargas Llosa papers at
the Wayback Machine (archived July 2, 2007) at Princeton University. 
Works by or about Mario Vargas Llosa
Mario Vargas Llosa collected news and commentary. The Guardian
“Mario Vargas Llosa collected news and commentary. New York Times
Mario Vargas Llosa, Nobel Prize archive.

Lorca, Federico Garcia *

Federico Garcia Lorca
Fundación Federico García Lorca. Promoting the study and diffusion not only of the Spanish poet’s own work, but also of the numerous artistic endeavors which influenced or were influenced by the poet and his work. A study centre and bulletin.
A web site and tour guide to the life of Federico Garcia Lorca in Granada, Spain.
Federico García Lorca. Biography and fragment from Lament for Ignacio Sanchez Mejias.
Frederico Garcia Lorca. Obras Completas de Federico García Lorca
Lorca, Frederic Garcia. Lorca Web Page.

Marias, Javier *

Javier Marias, Wikipedia entry.
Javier Marias, an interview in The Paris Review.
The Limits of Human Memory: on Proust and Javier Marias, an essay in The Quarterly Conversation.
Infatuations review in The Guardian.

Marquez, Gabriel Garcia *

Garcia Marquez internet resources, articles.
Marquez García Márquez. Marquez and magic realism.
Magical realism. An overview.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez: Macondo
Macondo is a comprehensive web resource exploring the works of Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
Gabriel García Márquez
Wikipedia entry.
Nobel Prize: Gabriel García Márquez

Neruda, Pablo *

Pablo Neruda, Wikipedia entry.
Links to Neruda websites.
Pablo Neruda. Nobel Prize Archive
Pablo Neruda. Academy of American Poets

Paz, Octavio *

Octavio Paz. Wikipedia entry.
Paz, Octavio. Octavio Paz Webpages
Octavio Paz. Nobel museum biography and list of works
Octavio Paz’s complete poems and essays from Vuelta magazine, with literary criticism on his work in Spanish.

Reyes, Alfonso *

Alfonso Reyes. Wikipedia
Alfonso Reyes Ochoa. Wikipedia,
Biografia de Alfonso Reyes

Unamuno, Miguel de *

Short biography, bibliography.
Works by Miguel de Unamuno
Project Gutenberg
Unamuno’s Letters to Candamo
“God is dreaming you”: Narrative as Imitatio Dei in Miguel de Unamuno by Costica Bradatan.
Miguel de Unamuno
Wikipedia entry.

Vallejo, César *

Cesar Vallejo poems in etext.

Valenzuela, Luisa *

Luisa Valenzuela homepage.
Luisa Valenzuela. A biography.