Poetry Madness
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Q&A | February 27, 2014

Rene Denfeld: IMG Powell’s Q&A: Rene Denfeld



Describe your latest book. The Enchanted is a story narrated by a man on death row. The novel was inspired by my work as a death penalty... Continue »
  1. $18.19 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The Enchanted

    Rene Denfeld 9780062285508

spacer

On Order

$12.71
List price: $14.95
New Trade Paper
Currently out of stock.
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
- Local Warehouse Anthologies- Miscellaneous International Poetry

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Continuum: Poems

by

Continuum: Poems Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Continuumis a sweeping collection from a "miraculous" (Dana Gioia) poet. Spanning nearly sixty years, these poems--both new English translations of her work in Romanian--blend her gallows humor and an engagement with the human experience, from memories of a childhood at play to the contemplation of a gradual mortality.

Synopsis:

"The poems in this work show Cassian to be . . . a poet who can work miracles with language."—Library Journal

Synopsis:

Spanning nearly sixty years, these poems—both new English compositions and Nina Cassian's translations of her work in Romanian—blend her gallows humor with an engagement with the human experience.

About the Author

Nina Cassian was born in 1924 in Galati, Romania. Also a composer, journalist, film critic, and translator of Shakespeare and Brecht, Cassian was exiled from Romania in 1985. She lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393338928
Author:
Cassian, Nina
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
Single Author - Continental European
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Publication Date:
20101031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
104
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 x 1 in

Related Subjects

» Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » Miscellaneous International Poetry
» Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z

Continuum: Poems New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$12.71 Backorder
Product details 104 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393338928 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , "The poems in this work show Cassian to be . . . a poet who can work miracles with language."—Library Journal
"Synopsis" by , Spanning nearly sixty years, these poems—both new English compositions and Nina Cassian's translations of her work in Romanian—blend her gallows humor with an engagement with the human experience.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.