Jagged Timeline
ISBN: 8799245671
EAN13: 9788799245673
Language: English
Pages: 182
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
This bilingual volume introduces the work of American prose poet Robert Gibbons to a transatlantic audience. The volume shows how multifaceted a poet he is, effortlessly exploring political, aesthetic and emotional themes, such as war, poverty, exile, work, love and the archives of Time. Presenting Danish translations of 64 of the poet's best pieces, juxtaposed with the American original versions, the book also contains a lengthy scholarly introduction by the editor and translator, Bent Srensen, forming the first sustained academic study of Gibbons' work.