Poets Translate Poets: A Hudson Review Anthology by Paula Deitz

By Paula Deitz

In reviewing the Hudson Review’s background of publishing poetry in translation considering that 1948, the editors have compiled a suite that highlights the paintings of significant American and English poets, such a lot of whom are well known of their personal correct, who, for the final half-century, have made obtainable via their translations the paintings in their overseas colleagues. "Poets Translate Poets" includes translations of classical Latin and Greek poetry, classical chinese language and medieval East Asian verse, canonical French, German, and Italian writers, twentieth-century Latin American poetry, and a sampling of works from Persian, South Asian, South East Asian, Scandinavian, and jap ecu poets.

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