Home Among the Swinging Stars: Collected Poems of Jaime de Angulo

Home Among the Swinging Stars Collected Poems of Jaime de Angulo Jaime de Angulo was born in Paris to Spanish parents He came to America in found work as a cowboy and ended up in San Francisco the day before the Great Earthquake in A picaresqu

  • Title: Home Among the Swinging Stars: Collected Poems of Jaime de Angulo
  • Author: Jaime De Angulo Stefan Hyner Andrew Schelling
  • ISBN: 9781888809473
  • Page: 465
  • Format: Paperback
  • Jaime de Angulo 1887 1950 was born in Paris to Spanish parents He came to America in 1905, found work as a cowboy, and ended up in San Francisco the day before the Great Earthquake in 1906 A picaresque life followed as a homesteader in Big Sur, medical doctor, psychologist, renowned linguist, and novelist As a linguist, de Angulo contributed to the knowledge of many NJaime de Angulo 1887 1950 was born in Paris to Spanish parents He came to America in 1905, found work as a cowboy, and ended up in San Francisco the day before the Great Earthquake in 1906 A picaresque life followed as a homesteader in Big Sur, medical doctor, psychologist, renowned linguist, and novelist As a linguist, de Angulo contributed to the knowledge of many Northern Californian tribal languages, as well as ethnomusicological investigations He lived among the tribes he studied and tried to become integrated into their daily lives Much of his life and work exemplifies his recognition of the trickster wisdom in their native coyote tales Invited by Mabel Dodge Luhan to visit Taos, he turned out to be a vivid chapter in her artistic circle Brilliant and eccentric, Ezra Pound called him the American Ovid.

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