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Book Review of David R. Slavitt’s Re Verse

Re Verse: Essays on Poetry and Poets David R. Slavitt Northwestern University Press ISBN: 0-8101-2084-4 David Slavitt´s Re Verse: Essays on Poetry and Poets is at once a meditation on his long and varied career, an investigation into the nature … Continue reading

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THE ART OF FAILURE: POETRY IN TRANSLATION

[This piece previously appeared in Poet’s Market 2010 and Poet’s Market 2011.] THE ART OF FAILURE: POETRY IN TRANSLATION by Okla Elliott “Translators are the shadow heroes of literature, the often forgotten instruments that make it possible for different cultures … Continue reading

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