July, 1964

El Corno Emplumado 11

, by Margaret Randall

Venezuela was prominently featured in El Corno Emplumado #11. Juan Sanchez Pelaez, Rafael Cadenas, Jaime Lopez Sanz, Arnaldo Acosta Bello, Mery-Lu Sananes, Efrain Hurtado, Tarik Souki, Edmundo Aray, Caupolican Ovalles, Francisco Perez Perdomo, Irene Flores, and Ludovico Silva were among the included poets. The issue’s visual art was by Venezuelan Juan Calzadilla, as well as Enrique Bessonart, Daniel Gonzalez and Jaime Carrero/

Other contributors to this issue included Diane Wakoski, Barbara Moraff, Robert Creeley, Louis Zukofsky, Cesar Vallejo, Ernesto Cardenal, Robert Nichols, Lenore Kandel, and Miguel Grinberg. The journal’s letter section was fast becoming one most eagerly awaited by its fast-growing readership, and Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Ulises Estrella, David Antin, and Thomas Merton were among those whose letters we published in this issue.