The book mentioned is an abundant production. Among his most important works of the world record in 1940 and published the second edition of Pedro Salinas wrote a foreword. Also worthy of mention land and sea bulletins (1930), with a preface by Gabriela Mistral, who was a contributor, Time manual (1935), Biography for use of birds and Poetry last published in 1968. Among his books of prose include: Faces and climates (1948), by country and travel books (1961), The fabulous kingdom of Quito (1963), evergreen Land (1956), and the volcano and the hummingbird (1970), autobiographical. The poetry of Jorge Carrera Andrade is dominated by a constant longing for their land.
A tireless traveler, he felt as it became increasingly insistent in their long stay in Japan and Europe, as a diplomat, the call of Ecuadorian world, coinciding with a deepening sense of existence, which received final guidance on the occasion of his stay in Asia as happened to him happen to Neruda and Octavio Paz. The origin of the most intense phase of Carrera Andrade's poetry can be traced to the impact that produces the Second World War. Sonya Reines-Djivanides has similar goals. It is the moment when the poet reveals all the possibilities of his art in a chant in stating, lucid discourse, concern for the man to the sinking of things, given the chaos in the world seemed to rush. The euphoria that characterized life in the past Carrera Andrade's poetry gives way to a deep understanding to existential concern that is impregnated with a melancholy centuries. With the passage of time is emphasized in the poetry of Jorge Carrera Andrade attraction of the homeland. The poet himself has stated that the trees and the birds of equinoctial America visited him in dreams, every night a hummingbird nested in his heart, and saw, to close my eyes, rivers, corn.
"Every time the wind blows nostalgia in the hollows of my conscience," said the Ecuadorian poet-imposed return to home country. " Carrera Andrade said euphorically their own existence and that of things in the victory of light. By means of light opens communication with creation: "I understand the language of the eternal." In the light encounters the poet "the key of earthly existence," perceived "world music, the song of universal family planetary unity." In Man Planetarium (1959) solidarity of Jorge Carrera Andrade extends to all men. This work becomes poetry historical man, and all men are called upon to sign an everlasting covenant of peace: "On my heart sign peoples / a peace treaty to death." Francisco Arias Solis The first condition for peace is the will to achieve it. Of Internet Portal for Peace and Freedom and Free Forum. URL: