Rafael Alberti Works • • • • • • • Marinero en tierra ('Sailor on Dry Land', 1925) - Nostalgia for Cadiz, for the sea

. La Amante ('The Mistress', 1926) and El alba del alhelí ('The Dawn of the Wallflower', 1927) Cal y canto ('Quicklime and Plainsong', 1929) Sobre los ángeles ('Concerning the Angels', 1929), - Surrealist. Self crisis. Anguish, death, sadness.

Con los zapatos puestos tengo que morir ('I Have to Die Wearing my Own Shoes', 1930). - an overtly political work. Consignas ('Orders', 1933), Un fantasma recorre Europa ('A Ghost Stalks Europe', 1933), 13 bandas y 48 estrellas ('13 Stripes and 48 Stars', 1936) and El poeta en la calle ('Poet in the Street', 1938). - The establishment of the Seconad Spanish Republic in 1931 pushed Alberti towards Marxism and he joined the Communist Party of Spain Entre el clavel y la espada ('Between Carnation and Sword', 1941) - works when he was exiled; full of nostalgia for Spain. also published collections inspired by various themes, including painting (A la pintura ('On Painting', 1945)) - Alberti had briefly been a painter before turning to writing--and the sea (Pleamar ('High Tide', 1944), Oda marítima ('Maritime Ode', 1953)). La arboleda perdida ('The Lost Grove') was published in 1942. El hombre deshabitado ('The Empty Man', 1930) Fermín Galán (1931) De un momento a otro ('From One Moment to Another', 1938-39), El trébol florido ('Clover', 1940) El adefesio ('The Disaster', 1944) and Noche de guerra en el Museo del Prado ('A Night of War in the Prado Museum', 1956)

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