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Lorca, FedericoM García

Lorca, FedericoM García (1898–1936) Spanish poet and dramatist. His poetry, from Gypsy Ballads (1928) to The Poet in New York (1940), was internationally acclaimed. In theatre, his early balletic farces gave way to tragedies of frustrated womanhood, such as the trilogy Blood Wedding (1933), Yerma (1935), and The House of Bernarda Alba (1936). He was killed by Nationalist soldiers at the start of the Spanish Civil War.

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Lorca

Lorca (lôr´kä), city (1990 pop. 67,338), Murcia prov., SE Spain, in Murcia, on the Guadalentín River. It is a market center for a fertile, irrigated basin producing cereals, fruits, and vegetables. Hemp sandals and woolen products are made in Lorca. Nearby are gypsum quarries and sulfur and iron mines. Taken by the Moors in the 8th cent., the city was liberated in 1243. It has a Moorish castle, a 17th-century collegiate church, and several old mansions. Many historic buildings were damaged in an earthquake in 2011.

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García Lorca, Federico

García Lorca, Federico See Lorca

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Lorca

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