Topic Descriptor: Inca×
  • Elena Izcue
    Mayer de Zulen, Dora
    This article by the Peruvian writer, Dora Mayer, focuses on the work of the artist, Elena Izcue, who managed to tie “el hilo flotante de la cultura incaica al hilo extirado [sic] de la cultura actual” [the floating thread of Inca culture to a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1126129

  • Los 'mates' y el yaravi
    Sabogal, José, 1888-1956
    In "Los 'mates' y el yaraví," published in 1929 in the review Amauta, Peruvian artist José Sabogal describes the beauty of the Peruvian Andes as both picturesque and musical. Sabogal poetically depicts the typical sights and sounds of the Andes: [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1126008

  • Glosario
    Valcárcel, Luis E. (Luis Eduardo), 1891-1987
    Peruvian historian and anthropologist Luis E. Valcárcel published “Glosario” in his 1925 book De la vida Inkaica: algunas captaciones del espíritu que la animó. In “Glosario,” Valcárcel reexamines the history of Incan civilization, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1125527

  • Americanismo y peruanismo
    Orrego, Antenor, 1892-1960
    In this text, Antenor Orrego argues that nationalist culture should not be based on the traditional cultures of Peru, but rather on a totally new Pan-American sensibility. Orrego argues that a contemporary “Peruanismo literario” is a false idea [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 839055