Not Exactly a Sister

An essay on 언니 / unni, by So J. Lee – Modern Poetry in Translation’s 2020 Writer in Residence

Shields of Roses

Sarah-Jean Zubair reviews Defiance of the Rose: Selected Poems by Perveen Shakir, translated by Naima Rashid, (Oxford UP, 2019). 

Online launch for MPT Dream Colours: Focus on Japan – Thursday 30 April, 7pm

Join us at 7pm on Thursday 30 April for the online launch of MPT Dream Colours. We’ll be streaming live from our YouTube channel, where MPT Editor Clare Pollard will be joined remotely by translators Jeffrey Angles and Polly Barton as well as poet Sayaka Osaki. Tune in for a discussion of Japanese poetry and translation as well as […]

How to Make Sense

Freya Jackson reviews Melodilaust tone fall, by Silje Ree, Sampson Low, 2019.