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Monochords

Yannis Ritsos
Translated from the Greek by Paul Merchant


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Who Lives

Elisabeth Borchers
Translated from the German by Caroline Wilcox Reul


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Full Body Pleasure Suit

Elsbeth Pancrazi


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At the Devil's Banquets

Anise Koltz
Translated from the French by John F. Deane



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Poems 1904

Constantine P. Cavafy
Translated from the Greek by Paul Merchant


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My People & Other Poems

Wojciech Bonowicz
Translated from the Polish by Piotr Florczyk


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Building the Barricade

Anna Świrszczyńska
Translated from the Polish by Piotr Florczyk


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Where the Arrow Falls

David Wevill


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The Undiscovered Room

Jo McDougall


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Emergency Brake

Ruth Madievsky


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The Fire's Journey, Part II: Creation of Myself

Eunice Odio
Translated from the Spanish by Keith Ekiss with Mauricio Espinoza and Sonia P. Ticas



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Evidence of What Is Said

Ann Charters and Charles Olson


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We Women

Edith Södergran
Translated from the Swedish and the German by Samuel Charters




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Hitchcock on Trial

George Hitchcock


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Collected Translations

David Wevill


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My Blue Piano

Else Lasker-Schüler
Translated from the German by Eavan Boland with an introduction by Evan Boland.


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Petra

Amjad Nasser
Translated from the Arabic by Fady Joudah



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Skin

Tone Škrjanec
Translated from the Slovene by Matthew Rohrer and Ana Pepelnik


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Winterward

William Stafford


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Duino Elegies

Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated from the German by Gary Miranda


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The Fire's Journey: Part I

Eunice Odio
Translated from the Spanish by Keith Ekiss with Sonia P. Ticas and Mauricio Espinoza


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Glowing Enigmas

Nelly Sachs
Translated from the German by Michael Hamburger


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Who Whispered Near Me

Killarney Clary


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Night is Simply a Shadow

Greta Wrolstad


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The End of Space

Albert Goldbarth


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The Countries We Live In

Natan Zach
Translated from the Hebrew by Peter Everwine


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Night of Shooting Stars

Leonardo Sinisgalli
Translated from the Italian by W. S. Di Piero


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Prodigy

Charles Simic


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Twelve Poems About Cavafy

Yannis Ritsos
Translated from the Greek by Paul Merchant


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Ocean

Joseph Millar


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Arthur's Talk with the Eagle

Anonymous
Translated from the Welsh by Gwyneth Lewis


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Casual Ties

David Wevill



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For the Living and the Dead

Tomas Tranströmer
Translated from the Swedish by John F. Deane


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Baltics

Tomas Tranströmer
Translated from the Swedish by Samuel Charters


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Prison: Nine Haiku from Hällby Youth Prison (1959)

Tomas Tranströmer
Translated from the Swedish by Malena Mörling. Postscript by Jonas Ellerström.


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Tomas Tranströmer's First Poems & Notes From the Land of Lap Fever

Tomas Tranströmer and Jonas Ellerström
Translated from the Swedish by Malena Mörling


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Archeology

Adrian C. Louis



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Ashulia

Zubair Ahmed


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Buson : Haiku

Yosa Buson
Translated from the Japanese by Franz Wright


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Notes on Sea & Shore

Greta Wrolstad


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The Boy Changed into a Stag Clamors at the Gate of Secrets

Ferenc Juhász
Translated from the Hungarian by David Wevill