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Ernesto Cardenal Explores Humanity Through Cosmos 

At 86, Ernesto Cardenal is known as one of Latin America's greatest living poets. His recent work reflects on humanity's connection to nature and relationship to the universe. But even in his later years, Cardenal does not shy away from politics—or controversy—in his life or his writing.
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