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Emilio Adolfo Westphalen
Nationality: 
peruvian
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1911
Birth Place: 
lima, Peru
Death Date: 
2001
Westphalen is a poet and writer, also he has been a diplomat and a teacher.He is strongly identified with the Peruvian surrealist poetry movement of which he and César Moro were leaders in the 1930s. His collected works, Bajo Zarpas de la Quimera: Poemas 1930-1988, was published in Madrid in 1992. He lives in Lima, Peru.