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“Carlota Caulfield has given us a work of great sensuality and rare luminosity, suffused with an intelligence that is both playful and meditative. Her pleasures and discoveries become ours, her tender, often sly observations are crafted for inheritance. But it is Caulfield's devotion to the daily sacred that helps inspire our own.”—Cristina Garcia

A Mapmaker’s Diary gathers a selection of poems from both published and unpublished work in a bilingual format by this verbal acrobat, juggler of words, and magician of memory.

Carlota Caulfield is the author of nine books of poetry. She teaches at Mills College in Oakland, CA.

Synopsis:

A verbal acrobat, a juggler of words and images, and a magician of memory.

Synopsis:

Poetry. Latin American Literature. Translated from the Spanish by Mary G. Berg. A MAPMAKER'S DIARY gathers a selection of poems from both published and unpublished work in a bilingual format by this verbal acrobat, juggler of words, and magician of memory. "Her pleasures and discoveries become ours, her tender, often sly observations are crafted for inheritance. But it is Caulfield's devotion to the daily sacred that helps inspire our own" — Cristina Garcia.

About the Author

Carlota Caulfield was born in Havana, Cuba. She is the author of nine books of poetry including The Book of Giulio Camillo and Ticket to Ride. She teaches at Mills College in San Francisco, CA. Mary Berg is a professor of Spanish at Harvard University. She has translated many volumes from Spanish including: River of Sorrows by Libertad Demitropulos, Open Your Eyes and Soar: Cuban Women Writing Now, and I Have Forgotten Your Name by Martha Rivera.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781893996885
Author:
Caulfield, Carlota
Publisher:
White Pine Press (NY)
Translator:
Berg, Mary G.
Author:
Berg, Mary G.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Caribbean & Latin American
Subject:
Spanish
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Secret Weavers Series
Publication Date:
20071231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
Spanish
Pages:
180
Dimensions:
9.1 x 6 x 0.5 in 8.5 oz

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A verbal acrobat, a juggler of words and images, and a magician of memory.
"Synopsis" by , Poetry. Latin American Literature. Translated from the Spanish by Mary G. Berg. A MAPMAKER'S DIARY gathers a selection of poems from both published and unpublished work in a bilingual format by this verbal acrobat, juggler of words, and magician of memory. "Her pleasures and discoveries become ours, her tender, often sly observations are crafted for inheritance. But it is Caulfield's devotion to the daily sacred that helps inspire our own" — Cristina Garcia.
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