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Notes Toward a New Language: Silence: On Tacita Dean April 29, 2015: Tacita Dean is a filmmaker and photographer; she also makes drawings, installations and audio work. Dean’s work is steeped in silence and her work,  a study of silence, of what is not said, of the [...] by

Notes Toward a New Language: Into the Desert April 8, 2015: Notes Toward a New Language: Into the Desert People who know me know I’m obsessed with the Desert Fathers, the first Christians who fled civilization for the desert where they believed they could [...] by

On the Translation of Later Poems by Paul Celan by Pierre Joris January 7, 2015: Arlice Davenport of The Wichita Eagle writes about the collected later poetry of Paul Celan, published in December as Breathturn Into Timestead (FSG). Pierre Joris, the translator of this [...] by

Barry Schwabsky on the Epic Pull of Paul Celan at Hyperallergic November 18, 2013: Barry Schwabsky takes a well-scholarly go at Paul Celan’s life and legacy in his review of David Young’s book of Celan translations, Language Behind Bars and Susan H. Gillespie’s [...] by

Paul Celan News x 2 October 9, 2013: In scrolling the interwebs this morning we stumbled on this great, recently posted video of Paul Celan reading “Allerseelen / All Souls (Day)” on German television. Also in Paul Celan [...] by

Marjorie Perloff’s Recent Talk on Paul Celan at University of Chicago May 21, 2013: At his Samizdat blog, Robert Archambeau reflects on Marjorie Perloff’s recent talk on Paul Celan at the University of Chicago’s new Logan Center (and he quite admired it): We tend to see [...] by

Pierre Joris Posts Two Uncollected Poems by Paul Celan February 5, 2013: We were excited to open our Internet this morning to find two uncollected poem by Paul Celan, translated by Pierre Joris and posted on his blog Nomadics. Here’s some context for the two poems: [...] by

Daive, Donkey, Monkeying Around March 14, 2012: My translation of Jean Daive’s A Woman With Several Lives (Une Femme de quelques vies, Flammarion 2009) has just come out from La Presse. Recently, an old friend and an editor in Canada asked who [...] by

Final version of Celan’s The Meridian published May 11, 2011: Both Hyperion Art Journal and Charles Bernstein have pointed out that Paul Celan’s The Meridian, a speech written for his 1960 acceptance of the Georg Büchner Prize in literature, has been [...] by

Shadow Boxers April 12, 2010: When I read Daisy Fried’s nerdy poet category, I thought of poets who are garrulous, who write conversational poems that careen off in one direction, then veer to investigate a side conversation, [...] by