Laura Garmeson reviews Sun of Consciousness by Edouard Glissant, translated French by Nathanaël, Nightboat Books, 2020.
Modern Poetry in Translation is pleased to be partnering with Ledbury Poetry Festival on an online Spanish Translation Duel!
An essay on 언니 / unni, by So J. Lee – Modern Poetry in Translation’s 2020 Writer in Residence
Sarah-Jean Zubair reviews Defiance of the Rose: Selected Poems by Perveen Shakir, translated by Naima Rashid, (Oxford UP, 2019).
We’re delighted to introduce So J. Lee as Modern Poetry in Translation’s 2020 Writer in Residence, supported by LTI Korea.
Translation and introduction by Alexandra Berlina
Join us on 18 May for two online events with MPT Editor Clare Pollard, at Oxford Translation Day and with the Society of Authors Poetry and Spoken Word Group.
Polly Barton, on translating Japanese concrete poetry
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 […]
Freya Jackson reviews Melodilaust tone fall, by Silje Ree, Sampson Low, 2019.