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Parra introduced the concept of "anti-poetry," opting for a grounded, blunt and "darkly comical" style instead of traditional lyrical forms.  Full Story

Her work also came at a time known as the "Special Period" in Cuba, marked by the economic crisis in the Caribbean country in the 1980s. Full Story

The "exceptional, passionate correspondence" was written by the French feminist during the 1950s to her lover Claude Lanzmann, then secretary to her other lover, Jean-Paul Sartre.
The court's decision has triggered debate ahead of Costa Rica's presidential election on February 4, with some candidates vowing to fight it. 
Maluma – real name Juan Luis Londoño, 23 – has become one of the young artists making the greatest impact on Spanish-language music.
"The native Amazonian peoples have probably never been so threatened on their own lands as they are at present," the pope told a crowd of Indigenous people.