Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Trade & Reference Publishers, 2012 - 85 pagine
An exciting collection of poems by Wislawa Szymborska. When Here was published in Poland, reviewers marveled, “How is it that she keeps getting better?” These twenty-seven poems, as rendered by prize-winning translators Clare Cavanagh and Stanislaw Baranczak, are among her greatest ever. Whether writing about her teenage self, microscopic creatures, or the upsides to living on Earth, she remains a virtuoso of form, line, and thought.
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LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - gbill - LibraryThing
Szymborska writes with such lightness and playfulness, imbuing everyday objects or events with a sense of intelligence and humanity, creatively bending time and space, and pointing out our transience ... Leggi recensione completa
LibraryThing ReviewRecensione dell'utente - JFBallenger - LibraryThing
Another brilliant volume of poems from Szymborska. Quirky, witty, sly and ironic -- but often leading us to surprising, even shocking moments of intellectual and moral commitment and emotional ... Leggi recensione completa