An Anthology of Contemporary Russian Women Poets

According to an exhaustive evaluation of Russian poetry, An Anthology of up to date Russian ladies Poets is the 1st complete number of its sort. Editors Valentina Polukhina and Daniel Weissbort learn a few a thousand collections and manuscripts and carefully surveyed the colourful Russian literary web, collecting works through ladies poets from Moscow to Vladivostok, these dwelling out of the country, and people domiciled in former republics of the Soviet Union. The ensuing anthology offers English translations of works via greater than 80 poets. targeting the center iteration, with significant figures equivalent to Olga Sedakova, Svetlana Kekova, Vera Pavlova, and Tatyana Shcherbina, the gathering additionally comprises paintings by means of the youngest generation--born after 1970 and never but identified outdoor of Russia--as good as senior poets resembling Bella Akhmadulina and Natalya Gorbanevskaya. Translators contain such poets as Elaine Feinstein, Ruth Fainlight, Carol Rumens, and Daniel Weissbort in addition to Russianists and students Peter France, Catriona Kelly, Robert Reid, and Stephanie Sandler. an important and wide bibliography lists the most important works of popular Russian ladies poets. A preface via Stephanie Sandler, a concluding word via Dmitry Kuzmin at the on-line Vavilon undertaking, a postface by means of Elena Fanailova, and biographical notes at the poets and translators whole the anthology, that's guaranteed to be of serious curiosity to scholars and students of Russian literature.

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According to an exhaustive evaluation of Russian poetry, An Anthology of up to date Russian ladies Poets is the 1st complete number of its sort. Editors Valentina Polukhina and Daniel Weissbort learn a few a thousand collections and manuscripts and carefully surveyed the colourful Russian literary web, collecting works through ladies poets from Moscow to Vladivostok, these dwelling out of the country, and people domiciled in former republics of the Soviet Union. The ensuing anthology offers English translations of works via greater than 80 poets. targeting the center iteration, with significant figures equivalent to Olga Sedakova, Svetlana Kekova, Vera Pavlova, and Tatyana Shcherbina, the gathering additionally comprises paintings by means of the youngest generation--born after 1970 and never but identified outdoor of Russia--as good as senior poets resembling Bella Akhmadulina and Natalya Gorbanevskaya. Translators contain such poets as Elaine Feinstein, Ruth Fainlight, Carol Rumens, and Daniel Weissbort in addition to Russianists and students Peter France, Catriona Kelly, Robert Reid, and Stephanie Sandler. an important and wide bibliography lists the most important works of popular Russian ladies poets. A preface via Stephanie Sandler, a concluding word via Dmitry Kuzmin at the on-line Vavilon undertaking, a postface by means of Elena Fanailova, and biographical notes at the poets and translators whole the anthology, that's guaranteed to be of serious curiosity to scholars and students of Russian literature.

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The Second Sex

By Michael Robbins

A moment assortment from a poet of 'sheer pleasure and dizzy command' - The manhattan Times)

Upon its ebook in 2012, Alien vs. Predator, the debut assortment via Michael Robbins, grew to become one of many most well-liked and so much celebrated works of poetry within the kingdom, profitable approval for its startling freshness and originality, and top critics to claim that it was once the main most probably ebook in years to open up poetry to a brand new readership.

Robbins's poems are unusual, great, wild, and irrationally exuberant, mashing up low and high tradition with 'a sky-blue originality of utterance' (The manhattan Times). The thirty-six new poems in The moment intercourse carry over the track, perspective, hilarity, and vulgarity of Alien vs. Predator, whereas additionally operating deeper autobiographical and political veins.

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By Michael Robbins

A moment assortment from a poet of 'sheer pleasure and dizzy command' - The manhattan Times)

Upon its ebook in 2012, Alien vs. Predator, the debut assortment via Michael Robbins, grew to become one of many most well-liked and so much celebrated works of poetry within the kingdom, profitable approval for its startling freshness and originality, and top critics to claim that it was once the main most probably ebook in years to open up poetry to a brand new readership.

Robbins's poems are unusual, great, wild, and irrationally exuberant, mashing up low and high tradition with 'a sky-blue originality of utterance' (The manhattan Times). The thirty-six new poems in The moment intercourse carry over the track, perspective, hilarity, and vulgarity of Alien vs. Predator, whereas additionally operating deeper autobiographical and political veins.

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The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel

By Nikos Kazantzakis

2012 Retail ePub -- fortunately filling a request.

A continuation of Homer’s epic poem, Kazantzakis’s personal Odyssey finds Odysseus once more leaving Ithaca on discovering that the satisfactions of domestic and fireside are usually not as he remembered them. Following an come across with the previous Helen of Troy (now again to her husband, the king of Sparta, after the ignominious defeat of the Trojans), Odysseus progressively wends his option to Egypt and southward, grappling all of the whereas with questions about the character of God. thought of via Kazantzakis himself to be one in every of his most crucial works, The Odyssey takes readers on a richly imagined quest for experience and knowing with considered one of literature’s so much undying characters.

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By Nikos Kazantzakis

2012 Retail ePub -- fortunately filling a request.

A continuation of Homer’s epic poem, Kazantzakis’s personal Odyssey finds Odysseus once more leaving Ithaca on discovering that the satisfactions of domestic and fireside are usually not as he remembered them. Following an come across with the previous Helen of Troy (now again to her husband, the king of Sparta, after the ignominious defeat of the Trojans), Odysseus progressively wends his option to Egypt and southward, grappling all of the whereas with questions about the character of God. thought of via Kazantzakis himself to be one in every of his most crucial works, The Odyssey takes readers on a richly imagined quest for experience and knowing with considered one of literature’s so much undying characters.

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Reality Sandwiches: 1953-1960 (City Lights Pocket Poets Series)

By Allen Ginsberg

“Scribbled mystery notebooks, and wild typewritten pages for 12 months personal joy.” a lot of Ginsberg’s most renowned poems.

Wake-up nightmares in reduce East facet, musings in public library, around the U.S. in dream car, inebriated in previous Havana, brooding in Mayan ruins, intercourse daydreams at the West Coast, aircraft imaginative and prescient of Kansas, lonely in a leafy cottage, lunch hour on Berkeley, beer notations on Skid Row, slinking to Mexico, wrote this final evening in Paris, again on instances sq. dreaming of instances sq., bombed in long island back, loony tunes within the dentist chair, screaming at previous poets in South the USA, aethereal zigzag Poesy in blue resort room in Peru—a wind-up publication of goals, psalms, magazine enigmas & nude mins from 1953 to 1960 poems scattered in fugitive magazines the following collected.

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By Allen Ginsberg

“Scribbled mystery notebooks, and wild typewritten pages for 12 months personal joy.” a lot of Ginsberg’s most renowned poems.

Wake-up nightmares in reduce East facet, musings in public library, around the U.S. in dream car, inebriated in previous Havana, brooding in Mayan ruins, intercourse daydreams at the West Coast, aircraft imaginative and prescient of Kansas, lonely in a leafy cottage, lunch hour on Berkeley, beer notations on Skid Row, slinking to Mexico, wrote this final evening in Paris, again on instances sq. dreaming of instances sq., bombed in long island back, loony tunes within the dentist chair, screaming at previous poets in South the USA, aethereal zigzag Poesy in blue resort room in Peru—a wind-up publication of goals, psalms, magazine enigmas & nude mins from 1953 to 1960 poems scattered in fugitive magazines the following collected.

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The Incomplete Tim Key: About 300 of His Poetical Gems and What-Nots

By Tim Key

This is secret is so much finished selection of poeticals prepare to this point. The sheer weight of the e-book is testomony to this comprehensivality. in fact it really is lighter than anything like a Braun refrigerator or a fats man. yet as a booklet, you will see, it truly is of a pleasant weight. it is packed with poems by means of Key (award-winning) essentially approximately love, intercourse, desires, loss of life, and fruit (strawberries, beans, etc). The publishing of the publication under no circumstances ties in with such things as "demand" or "clamor" yet is extra because of the Key having an entire English breakfast with the best individual on the correct time. key's no longer one of these individual to take offense in case you do not buy his ebook yet as an alternative exchange it on its shelf or lazily slot it among a few DBC Pierres or unload it by way of a pot plant subsequent to the until eventually. secret is simply satisfied that somebody has troubled to the touch it. that's sufficient for Key (Newswipe).

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By Tim Key

This is secret is so much finished selection of poeticals prepare to this point. The sheer weight of the e-book is testomony to this comprehensivality. in fact it really is lighter than anything like a Braun refrigerator or a fats man. yet as a booklet, you will see, it truly is of a pleasant weight. it is packed with poems by means of Key (award-winning) essentially approximately love, intercourse, desires, loss of life, and fruit (strawberries, beans, etc). The publishing of the publication under no circumstances ties in with such things as "demand" or "clamor" yet is extra because of the Key having an entire English breakfast with the best individual on the correct time. key's no longer one of these individual to take offense in case you do not buy his ebook yet as an alternative exchange it on its shelf or lazily slot it among a few DBC Pierres or unload it by way of a pot plant subsequent to the until eventually. secret is simply satisfied that somebody has troubled to the touch it. that's sufficient for Key (Newswipe).

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The Collected Poems of Emily Dickinson (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

By Emily Dickinson

The accrued Poems of Emily Dickinson, by way of Emily Dickinson, is a part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which bargains caliber variations at cheap costs to the scholar and the final reader, together with new scholarship, considerate layout, and pages of rigorously crafted extras. listed here are many of the extraordinary gains of Barnes & Noble Classics:
  • New introductions commissioned from trendy most sensible writers and students
  • Biographies of the authors
  • Chronologies of up to date old, biographical, and cultural occasions
  • Footnotes and endnotes
  • Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, performs, work, operas, statuary, and movies encouraged through the paintings
  • Comments by means of different recognized authors
  • Study inquiries to problem the reader's viewpoints and expectancies
  • Bibliographies for additional studying
  • Indices & Glossaries, while appropriate

All variants are fantastically designed and are published to more advantageous necessities; a few comprise illustrations of historic curiosity. Barnes & Noble Classics pulls jointly a constellation of influences—biographical, ancient, and literary—to increase each one reader's realizing of those enduring works.

 
Born in Amherst, Massachusetts in 1830, Dickinson begun lifestyles as an brisk, outgoing younger girl who excelled as a scholar. even though, in her mid-twenties she started to develop reclusive, and at last she not often descended from her room in her father’s condo. She spent so much of her time engaged on her poetry, principally with out encouragement or actual curiosity from her kinfolk and friends, and died at age fifty-five. just a handful of her 1,775 poems have been released in the course of her lifetime. whilst her poems ultimately seemed after her loss of life, readers instantly well-known an artist whose sizeable intensity and stylistic complexities might at some point make her the main well known girl poet to jot down within the English language.

Dickinson’s poetry is notable for its tightly managed emotional and highbrow power. The longest poem covers lower than pages. but in subject matter and tone her writing reaches for the chic because it charts the panorama of the human soul. a real innovator, Dickinson experimented freely with traditional rhythm and meter, and infrequently used dashes, off rhymes, and weird metaphors—techniques that strongly inspired sleek poetry. Dickinson’s idiosyncratic kind, with her deep resonance of concept and her observations approximately lifestyles and dying, love and nature, and solitude and society, have firmly proven her as certainly one of America’s actual poetic geniuses.

Includes an index of first lines.

Rachel Wetzsteon is Assistant Professor of English at William Paterson collage. She has released books of poems, The different Stars and Home and Away.

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By Emily Dickinson

The accrued Poems of Emily Dickinson, by way of Emily Dickinson, is a part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which bargains caliber variations at cheap costs to the scholar and the final reader, together with new scholarship, considerate layout, and pages of rigorously crafted extras. listed here are many of the extraordinary gains of Barnes & Noble Classics:
  • New introductions commissioned from trendy most sensible writers and students
  • Biographies of the authors
  • Chronologies of up to date old, biographical, and cultural occasions
  • Footnotes and endnotes
  • Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, performs, work, operas, statuary, and movies encouraged through the paintings
  • Comments by means of different recognized authors
  • Study inquiries to problem the reader's viewpoints and expectancies
  • Bibliographies for additional studying
  • Indices & Glossaries, while appropriate

All variants are fantastically designed and are published to more advantageous necessities; a few comprise illustrations of historic curiosity. Barnes & Noble Classics pulls jointly a constellation of influences—biographical, ancient, and literary—to increase each one reader's realizing of those enduring works.

 
Born in Amherst, Massachusetts in 1830, Dickinson begun lifestyles as an brisk, outgoing younger girl who excelled as a scholar. even though, in her mid-twenties she started to develop reclusive, and at last she not often descended from her room in her father’s condo. She spent so much of her time engaged on her poetry, principally with out encouragement or actual curiosity from her kinfolk and friends, and died at age fifty-five. just a handful of her 1,775 poems have been released in the course of her lifetime. whilst her poems ultimately seemed after her loss of life, readers instantly well-known an artist whose sizeable intensity and stylistic complexities might at some point make her the main well known girl poet to jot down within the English language.

Dickinson’s poetry is notable for its tightly managed emotional and highbrow power. The longest poem covers lower than pages. but in subject matter and tone her writing reaches for the chic because it charts the panorama of the human soul. a real innovator, Dickinson experimented freely with traditional rhythm and meter, and infrequently used dashes, off rhymes, and weird metaphors—techniques that strongly inspired sleek poetry. Dickinson’s idiosyncratic kind, with her deep resonance of concept and her observations approximately lifestyles and dying, love and nature, and solitude and society, have firmly proven her as certainly one of America’s actual poetic geniuses.

Includes an index of first lines.

Rachel Wetzsteon is Assistant Professor of English at William Paterson collage. She has released books of poems, The different Stars and Home and Away.

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Les Yeux et la Mémoire

By Louis Aragon

On retrouvera dans Les Yeux et l. a. Mémoire le vers et l'accent du Crève-coeur, des Yeux d'Elsa, de los angeles Diane française. Les thèmes que développe ici Aragon sont différents sans doute de ceux qui animaient ces oeuvres : c'est que les circonstances ne sont plus les mêmes...Qu'on ne s'y trompe pas, Aragon, dans ce huge problème qui half des prophéties du Cheval roux, le roman d'Elsa Triolet, de ses évocations terribles, est un poète du bonheur. C'est le bonheur des hommes qui est le yet de cette polémique, de cette violence et de cette douceur verbales comme on en a rarement vu dans l. a. littérature française. Et ce poème, écrit à los angeles première personne, donne un sens plus clair, sinon plus nouveau, à l. a. quête du bonheur selon Helvétius et Stendhal, du bonheur selon Saint-Just...

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By Louis Aragon

On retrouvera dans Les Yeux et l. a. Mémoire le vers et l'accent du Crève-coeur, des Yeux d'Elsa, de los angeles Diane française. Les thèmes que développe ici Aragon sont différents sans doute de ceux qui animaient ces oeuvres : c'est que les circonstances ne sont plus les mêmes...Qu'on ne s'y trompe pas, Aragon, dans ce huge problème qui half des prophéties du Cheval roux, le roman d'Elsa Triolet, de ses évocations terribles, est un poète du bonheur. C'est le bonheur des hommes qui est le yet de cette polémique, de cette violence et de cette douceur verbales comme on en a rarement vu dans l. a. littérature française. Et ce poème, écrit à los angeles première personne, donne un sens plus clair, sinon plus nouveau, à l. a. quête du bonheur selon Helvétius et Stendhal, du bonheur selon Saint-Just...

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Wild Gratitude

By Edward Hirsch

In Wild Gratitude, Edward Hirsch unfurls a kaleidoscope of artistic poems that honor different artists and writers, confront city existence and embody East ecu fugitives, in addition to eulogizing his grandparents and recollecting his early life. At their absolute best the poems during this assortment, which received a countrywide ebook Critics Circle Award, in some way merge those matters, as is the case in "Three Journeys," which attracts parallels among a bag lady's problems and people of an artist. In all, the ebook bargains readers a sweeping accumulation of labor via a skilled poet deserving of larger awareness.

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By Edward Hirsch

In Wild Gratitude, Edward Hirsch unfurls a kaleidoscope of artistic poems that honor different artists and writers, confront city existence and embody East ecu fugitives, in addition to eulogizing his grandparents and recollecting his early life. At their absolute best the poems during this assortment, which received a countrywide ebook Critics Circle Award, in some way merge those matters, as is the case in "Three Journeys," which attracts parallels among a bag lady's problems and people of an artist. In all, the ebook bargains readers a sweeping accumulation of labor via a skilled poet deserving of larger awareness.

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Odes and Sonnets

Lengthy prior to the organization with "Weird stories" journal and H.P. Lovecraft that ended in his enduring reputation, Clark Ashton Smith was once a well-regarded nearby poet whose tastes ran to the romantic and the wonderful. This number of poems -- initially released in 1918 -- offers a few of his most sensible early paintings.

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Lengthy prior to the organization with "Weird stories" journal and H.P. Lovecraft that ended in his enduring reputation, Clark Ashton Smith was once a well-regarded nearby poet whose tastes ran to the romantic and the wonderful. This number of poems -- initially released in 1918 -- offers a few of his most sensible early paintings.

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