Transparence of the World - Follain, Jean, and Merwin, W S (Translated by)

Throughout WWII, French poet Jean Follain wrote poems that revisit the provinces of personal and cultural history. His quietly phrased, brief devotions are -described as "miniatures," yet are monumental, capturing the pressure of history upon daily moments. By reducing the world to its small objects, every detail, every image becomes imbued with ... Read More

Transparence of the World 2003, Copper Canyon Press

ISBN-13: 9781556591907

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