Ewa Hryniewicz-Yarbrough's translations of Polish poetry have appeared in numerous publications, including The New Yorker, Poetry, TriQuarterly, TheParis Review, and Image; she has also translated the novels Annihilation and Rat, and translated a collection of Philip Levine's poetry into Polish. One of her essays on the art of translation is forthcoming from TriQuarterly; her other nonfiction has appeared in Poetry and the San Francisco Chronicle. She divides her time between Krakow and Fresno, California.
Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: May 19, 2009 Price: $26.00
This bracing collection marks the first appearance in English of the Polish poet Janusz Szuber, hailed as the greatest discovery in Polish poetry of the late twentieth century when, in his late forties, he began publishing the work he’d been producing for almost thirty years. Nobel Laureate Wislawa Szymborska has called...
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