May 28, 2014

Slovakia FDC on "Pavol Horov (1914 – 1975)"

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Sobrescrito de 1.º Dia


Pavol Horov (1914 – 1975)

Date of Issue : 23 May 2014

As a poet, Pavol Horov followed in his poetry tradition of modern Slovak poetry, represented by Ivan Krasko and Laco Novomeský. His poems were inspired by Symbolism, Poetism and Surrealism and he tended to create his own individual style and poetics. He is often considered as a “poet of home”, as the key motif of his poems is his homeland around Zemplín area and the planes of Eastern Slovakia.

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