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Modern Poetry in Translation. Ted Hughes' and Daniel Weissbort's international poetry translation magazine, edited by Clare Pollard.
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Tilted Axis Jan 22
On translation, the pronoun, and queerness: “A translation is an act of reassembling a body. Tiffany [Tsao] has given a sound to my voice. The translation process is as important as the writing itself.” — Norman Erikson Pasaribu
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Adriana X Jacobs Jan 21
Hi, I am a translator of poetry (Hebrew to English). You may know me from my greatest hits “Why, yes, it is possible to translate poetry” “Stop saying poetry is ‘lost in translation’” and “No, you can’t pay me by the word”
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MPT Magazine Jan 21
'First and above all else: Give your hand to your enemies when they fall' From 'An Incomplete Diary' by poet Nazih Abu Afash, by Kate McLoughlin and Yousif Qasmiyeh. Read:
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Asymptote Journal Jan 17
NEW ISSUE! Please RT ’s Winter 2019 "Body Memory" feat. Maggie Nelson, Etel Adnan, and Steinn Steinarr, among new work from 35 countries! Find out who took home $3,000 in prizes in our annual translation contest, unveiled here:
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Windrush Action Jan 19
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MPT Magazine Jan 21
A poem to pick you up on ! 'With poetry it's like this...' by Tadeusz Dąbrowski, translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.
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The Second Shelf Jan 17
...when the veil seems almost to lift, and we understand what the earth is meant to mean to us—the trees in their docility, the hills in their patience, the flowers and the vines in their wild, sweet vitality. Then the Word is within us, and the Book is put away. RIP Mary Oliver
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Rachael de Moravia Jan 17
I just read the sad news about Mary Oliver. What a gift she left us.
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POETRY magazine Jan 17
all this I read in the papers, in the sunlight, I read with my cold, sharp eyes. —Mary Oliver
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Emily Jungmin Yoon Jan 17
RIP Mary Oliver.
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Clare Pollard Jan 17
'To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work' Mary Oliver, RIP
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Tiffany Tsao Jan 17
Yesssss!!!! Yesss!!!! In line with my tweet on limited representation of Indonesian writers at this year, everyone make recommendations! Dare I attempt a hashtag?:
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Kinga Fabó Jan 15
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Tiffany Tsao Jan 17
So...the poet I translate has created this chapbook to help raise funds for half my airfare to the London Book Fair 😶😍😭 If you’re Indonesia, DM me or to pre-order Sergius Seeks Bacchus (released by ) plus this chapbook! IDR 220K (shipping included)
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MPT Magazine Jan 17
Basuki Gunawan, translated from by David Colmer. Link:
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MPT Magazine Jan 17
Our spring issue is coming together. Exciting. More soon.
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Sandeep Jan 17
Great to see Ledbury critic Sarala Estruch in today’s New Statesman reviewing Spells from
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Wasafiri Jan 16
Wasafiri is seeking an Editor and Publishing Director. Deadline for applications is 17th February 2019
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MPT Magazine Jan 17
"I raise a glass to the one who shares a glass with me in the pitch black of this night, a night so thick we’re both in the dark. I raise a glass to my ghost.' From 'A State of Siege', Mahmoud Darwish tr from by Sabry Hafez & Sarah Maguire. Read:
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Alice Hiller Jan 16
🦜& Terrance Hayes🌪swapping complex experiences in life-drawing with 🌺over Thai food ⛩in Manchester deciding & where the body 🔥seats itself in their work⚡️🌈
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