Elaine Feinstein / Ciaran Carson

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Ciaran Carson

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‘This book consists of translations from the French poet Jean Follain [1903-1971], faced by ‘original’ poems inspired by those translations: spins and takes on them in ...

Until Before After

Ciaran Carson

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Carson is a poet of sustained authority and resourcefulness, arguably the best writing in English to have emerged in the past twenty-five years. — Michael Hinds, The Irish ...

Talking to the Dead

Elaine Feinstein

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Presents a collection of poems that evoke the poet’s long marriage, and the remembered voice of her dead husband. Opening with a death in winter, the author renders a ...

Daylight

Elaine Feinstein

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Evokes old loves, intense friendships, literary ghosts, and a lifetime in the landscape of the 20th century. The poems in this collection try to draw a coherent shape out of ...