|born on||26 December 1949 at 11:30 (= 11:30 AM )|
|Place||Santiago, Chile, 33s27, 70w40|
|Timezone||AST h4w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||04°33' 27°43 Asc. 18°41'|
Chilean poet. His texts are ful of irony, experimentation with language, intertextuality, criticism, and particularly black humor.
Lira suffered from bipolar disorder.
He committed suicide on 26 December 1981 age of thirty-two years. His illness, his work and his harrowing suicide helped forge the image of an eccentric poet, damn it earned a place among the mythical figures of the Chilean became a cult writer.
Castellanos quotes the biography in:
- Personal : Death : Suicide
- Vocation : Writers : Poet