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NTA Longlist: Lazy Suzie by Suzanne Doppelt translated by Cole Swensen

Lazy Suzie by Suzanne Doppelt, translated from the French by Cole Swensen (Litmus Press) With a slowly spinning display of the senses, Suzanne Doppelt provokes a rethinking of how we experience reality. An interplay of words and photographs, these prose poems, bracingly rendered … Continue reading

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NTA Longlist: Breathturn into Timestead by Paul Celan translated by Pierre Joris

Breathturn into Timestead by Paul Celan, translated from the German by Pierre Joris (Farrar Straus and Giroux) More than a monumental work of scholarship, Pierre Joris’s 40-year project in translation of the later poetry of one of the twentieth century’s most original … Continue reading

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NTA Longlist: Amnesia of the Movement of Clouds & Of Red and Black Verse by Maria Attanasio translated by Carla Billitteri

Amnesia of the Movement of Clouds & Of Red and Black Verse by Maria Attanasio, translated from the Italian by Carla Billitteri (Litmus Press) “Flash of pomegranate/ flame of malvasia/ in a globalized stanza/ red of poesia/ Darkness now, a moment ago I … Continue reading

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