This site is dedicated to the life and work of Italo López Vallecillos (1932-1986), editor, poet, and critic, and a key if underappreciated figure in El Salvador's brief-lived 1960s cultural flowering. This site features selected letters from his personal files, which remain at his house in the custody of his family in San Salvador. The copyrights to all the original documents copied on this website are held by the heirs of Italo López Vallecillos.