The Venezuelan poet Luis Alberto Crespo was the winner of the Víctor Valera Mora International Poetry Prize.
The information was offered by the president of the Rómulo Gallegos Center for Latin American Studies (Celarg), Roberto Hernández Montoya.
“The poet Luis Alberto Crespo is the winner of the Víctor Valera Mora International Poetry Prize. It is a first, a tubazo. I mean, "he wrote.
The decision of the award that was unanimously awarded to the work, Aquello puro, "considering that his poetry creates an unprecedented vision of the man of the Latin American desert, revealing in his metaphysical hidden dimensions of his land and of his time in the universe."
The Minister of Culture, Ernesto Villegas, shared the announcement with congratulations to the also president of the Ayacucho Library Foundation.
“Congratulations to the poet, journalist, cartoonist, horse lover and good friend Luis Alberto Crespo for winning the Victor Valera Mora International Poetry Prize. More than deserved. Long live poetry! "
Luis Alberto Crespo was the writer honored at the XII edition of the International Book Fair of Venezuela (Filven 2019).