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The Life of Mozart
Stendhal states quite clearly that he has translated The Life of Mozart by a German...
Manifesto for a New Theatre: Followed by Infabulation
Pasolini published the Manifesto for a New Theatre in Nuovi Argomenti in 1968, while...
Nice People: A Collection of Dutch Short Stories
This is the second in a series of Dutch short stories edited for Guernica by...
The Blue Whale
The captivating story of a close encounter between a whale and a woman told from...
Star of Free Will
Amidst the many literary movements that have characterized Italian poetry since World War II, Spaziani...
Translated by award-winning author Antonio D'Alfonso, this collection presents four books by prolific Quebec writer...
Critics include Orelli among the so-called post-hermetic poets, aligning him with one of Italy's most distinctive literary schools: the Linea Lombarda. Orelli's poetry, however, eludes pigeonholing. The phonosymbolism enveloping his verse, combined with sharpness of observation, elegance of diction, and irony of tone, make his poetry distinctive and exacting. Readers, scholars and translators are enticed and challenged at every word. This anthology -- the first in English -- charts Orelli's poetic journey from his debut collection in 1944 to the last poems written shortly before his death. Selected and introduced by Orelli's foremost scholar, Pietro De Marchi, and translated and...

"Hanging by a thread of drool / unconsciously supported by a branch / snails not yet fully / consubstantiated / into nothing swaying / we test our virtue."
Pondering the Weight of Being: Selected Poems (1944-2013)

Giorgio Orelli, Marco Sonzogni, Ross Woods
Pondering the Weight of Being: Selected Poems (1944-2013)
Republic Denied: The Loss of Canada
The Past at Our Feet
Moncton Mantra
The Divine Sisters
The Blueness of Light: Selected Poems: 1988-2002
Of Snow, of Soul
The Tangible Word
The Passions of Mr. Desire: Selected Poems
If This Were Death
Les Amours difficiles
Exterminated Angel