Brodsky Translating Brodsky: Poetry in Self-Translation

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Is poetry lost in translation, or is it perhaps the other way around? Is it found? Gained? Won? What happens when a poet decides to give his favorite Russian poems a new life in English? Are the new texts shadows, twins or doppelgangers of their originals-or are they something completely different? Does the poet resurrect himself from the death of the author by reinterpreting his own work in another language, or does he turn into a monster: a bilingual, bicultural centaur? Alexandra Berlina, herself a poetry translator and ...

Brodsky Translating Brodsky: Poetry in Self-Translation 2015, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781501314285

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Brodsky Translating Brodsky: Poetry in Self-Translation 2014, Bloomsbury Academic, New York

ISBN-13: 9781623561734

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