In 1968 Graves was invited to present a poem at the Cultural Olympics in Mexico, a parallel event to the XIX Olympic Games. His poem 'Antorcha y Corona, 1968' was awarded the Gold Medal for Poetry.
Correspondence and other materials concerning the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico
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Canelluñ Collection number: CC2751
This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.