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The Black Heralds

The Black Heralds

by César Vallejo

The Black Heralds: The Wide World True or False

1. Which country is Vallejo from?Peru
2. What major world event was ending when the poem was written?World War II
3. From which religious tradition does Vallejo draw his images?Christianity
4. In what language was the poem originally written?Arabic
5. What is the title of the book in which "The Black Heralds" first appeared?Crime and Punishment

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