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Of Flies and Monkeys By Jacques Dupin John Taylor,

  • Title: Of Flies and Monkeys
  • Author: Jacques Dupin John Taylor
  • ISBN: 9780978633547
  • Page: 294
  • Format: Paperback
  • Poetry Translated from the French by John Taylor In the field of contemporary French poetry, Jacques Dupin b 1927 is a leading figure in a remarkable generation that also includes Yves Bonnefoy b 1923 , Philippe Jaccottet b 1925 , Pierre Albert Jourdan 1924 1981 , Andre du Bouchet 1924 2001 , and Pierre Chappuis b 1930 to mention only these five poets whose pPoetry Translated from the French by John Taylor In the field of contemporary French poetry, Jacques Dupin b 1927 is a leading figure in a remarkable generation that also includes Yves Bonnefoy b 1923 , Philippe Jaccottet b 1925 , Pierre Albert Jourdan 1924 1981 , Andre du Bouchet 1924 2001 , and Pierre Chappuis b 1930 to mention only these five poets whose poetics and subject matter are remotely comparable However, in contrast to Bonnefoy and Jaccottet especially, Dupin s work has been little available in English A single substantial volume, Selected Poems Wake Forest University Press, 1992 translated by Paul Auster, Stephen Romer, and David Shapiro , collects early work, but none of the poet s recent verse has appeared in English speaking countries Two pioneering anthologies dating back some forty years, respectively to 1970 and 1973 the poems from Gravir To Climb in the seventh issue of Cronopios to which six translators contributed and the Fits and Starts Selected Poems of Jacques Dupin rendered by Auster for the second number in the Living Hand Editions series provide access to Dupin s challenging oeuvre, yet several of those renderings were reprinted sometimes with revisions in the aforementioned Selected Poems All told, these three initial gatherings have given a good look that can now be prolonged.
    Of Flies and Monkeys Poetry Translated from the French by John Taylor In the field of contemporary French poetry Jacques Dupin b is a leading figure in a remarkable generation that also includes Yves Bonnefoy b

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    1. In 1871 in Charleville when Rimbaud, preparing to decimate two thousand years of poetical tradition , sat down to write his letter of the seer to Paul Demeny, he was about to include, among other demands on the imagination, that the poet of the future would use a language of the soul, for the soul, encompassing everything, scents, sounds, colours thought latching onto thought and pulling The poet would define the amount of the unknown awakening in the universal soul in his own time he would offe [...]

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