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  • Th Essential Neruda

    Th Essential Neruda
    av Pablo Neruda

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852248628

    Pablo Neruda (1904-73) was the greatest Latin American poet of the 20th century. A prolific, inspirational poet, he wrote many different kinds of poems covering a wide range of themes, notably love, death, grief and despair. His poetry celebrates th…

  • Darling

    Darling
    av Jackie Kay

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247775

    Humour, Gender, Sexuality, Sensuality, Identity, Racism, and Cultural Difference. When do any of these things ever come together to equal poetry? When Jackie Kay's part of the equation. "Darling" brings together into a vibrant new book many favourit…

  • The Adoption Papers

    The Adoption Papers
    av Jackie Kay

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852241568

    Jackie Kay tells the story of a black girl's adoption by a white Scottish couple, from three different viewpoints: the mother, the birth mother, and the daughter. Winner of the Forward Prize for Best First Collection.

  • Writing Poems

    Writing Poems
    av Peter Sansom

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852242046

    Drawing on his extensive experience of poetry workshops and courses, Peter Sansom shows you not how to write but how to write better, how to write authentically, how to say genuinely what you genuinely mean to say. This practical guide is illustrate…

  • Carnac

    Carnac
    av Eugene Guillevic

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852243937

    One of France's most important contemporary poets, Eugene Guillevic (1907-97) was born in Carnac in Brittany, and although he never learned the Breton language, his personality is deeply marked by his feeling of oneness with his homeland. His poetry…

  • In the Lateness of the World

    In the Lateness of the World
    av Carolyn Forche

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249649

    Carolyn Forche is one of America's most important contemporary poets - renowned as a 'poet of witness' - as well as an indefatigable human rights activist. Over four decades, she has crafted visionary work that has reinvigorated poetry's power to aw…

  • The Beauty

    The Beauty
    av Jane Hirshfield

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780372464

    Jane Hirshfield is a visionary, profoundly original American writer whose poems ask nothing less than what it is to be human. Both sensual meditations and passionate investigations, they reveal complex truths in language luminous and precise. Rooted…

  • The Country Between Us

    The Country Between Us
    av Carolyn Forche

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780373744

    Carolyn Forche's The Country Between Us bears witness to what she saw in El Salvador in the late 1970s, when she travelled around a country erupting into civil war. Documenting killings and other brutal human rights abuses, while working alongside A…

  • When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities

    When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities
    av Chen Chen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780374864

    In this ferocious and tender debut, Chen Chen investigates inherited forms of love and family - the strained relationship between a mother and son, the cost of necessary goodbyes - all from Asian American, immigrant and queer perspectives. Holding a…

  • After

    After
    av Jane Hirshfield

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247416

    Jane Hirshfield is a visionary American writer whose poems ask nothing less than what it is to be human. Both sensual meditations and passionate investigations, they reveal complex truths in language luminous and precise. Rooted in the living world,…

  • Ledger

    Ledger
    av Jane Hirshfield

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780375120

    Jane Hirshfield's urgent new collection is a book of personal, ecological and political reckoning. Her poems inscribe a ledger personal and communal, a registry of our time's and lives' dilemmas as well as a call to action on climate change, social…

  • Essential Poems from the Staying Alive Trilogy

    Essential Poems from the Staying Alive Trilogy
    av Neil Astley

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249427

    "Staying Alive", "Being Alive" and "Being Human" have introduced many thousands of new readers to contemporary poetry, and have helped poetry lovers to discover the little known riches of world poetry. Each anthology in the Staying Alive trilogy has…

  • Essential Poems from the Staying Alive Trilogy

    Essential Poems from the Staying Alive Trilogy

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249588

    "Staying Alive", "Being Alive" and "Being Human" have introduced many thousands of new readers to contemporary poetry, and have helped poetry lovers to discover the little known riches of world poetry. Each anthology in the Staying Alive trilogy has…

  • So What

    So What
    av Taha Muhammad Ali

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247928

    Taha Muhammad Ali (1931-2011) was a much celebrated Palestinian poet whose work is driven by a storyteller's vivid imagination, disarming humour and unflinching honesty. Born in rural Galilee, Muhammad Ali was left without a home when his village wa…

  • Complete Poems

    Complete Poems
    av Edith Sodergran

    Pocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780906427392

  • Blue Hour

    Blue Hour
    av Carolyn Forche

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852246181

    Carolyn Forche is one of America's most important contemporary poets. Blue Hour is a visionary book, and includes On Earth, a extraordinary long poem, a meditation on human existence and life on earth. Jane Miller called Blue Hour 'a masterwork for…

  • First Person Sorrowful

    First Person Sorrowful
    av Ko Un

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249533

    Ko Un has long been a living legend in Korea, both as a poet and as a person. Allen Ginsberg once wrote, 'Ko Un is a magnificent poet, combination of Buddhist cognoscenti, passionate political libertarian, and naturalist historian.' When a writer ha…

  • Too Black, Too Strong

    Too Black, Too Strong
    av Benjamin Zephaniah

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852245542

    Too Black Too Strong is Benjamin Zephaniah's third collection from Bloodaxe. It addresses the struggles of black Britain more forcefully than all his previous books. With poems like 'Chant of a Homesick Nigga' and 'Kill Them Before Ramadan', he show…

  • Poems & Fragments

    Poems & Fragments
    av Sappho

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780374574

    This second, expanded edition of Josephine Balmer's classic translation of the Greek poet Sappho has new, recently-discovered fragments, including the Brothers Poem, the Kypris Song and the Cologne Fragment. In a new essay on these additions she dis…

  • Essential Haiku

    Essential Haiku
    av Robert Hass

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249724

    The Essential Haiku brings together Robert Hass's beautifully fresh translations of the three great masters of the Japanese haiku tradition: Matsuo Basho (1644-94), the ascetic and seeker, and the haiku poet most familiar to English readers; Yosa Bu…

  • Nigh-No-Place

    Nigh-No-Place
    av Jen Hadfield

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247935

    Winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize 2008, shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best Collection, Poetry Book Society Recommendation. The language of Jen Hadfield's poetry is one of incantation and secular praise. Her first book, "Almanacs", was a travell…

  • Notebook of a Return to My Native Land

    Notebook of a Return to My Native Land
    av Aime Cesaire

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852241841

    French-English bilingual edition. Andre Breton called Cesaire's Cahier 'nothing less than the greatest lyrical monument of this time'. It is a seminal text in Surrealist, French and Black literatures - published in full in English for the first time…

  • Staying Human

    Staying Human

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780373904

    Staying Human is the sequel to the Staying Alive trilogy of anthologies which have introduced many thousands of new readers to contemporary poetry. This fourth Bloodaxe world poetry anthology offers poetry lovers an even broader, international selec…

  • Selected Poems

    Selected Poems
    av Muriel Rukeyser

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249908

    The poetry of Muriel Rukeyser (1913-80) confronts the turbulent currents of modern history as it explores with depth and honesty the realms of politics, sexuality, mythic imagination, technological change and family life. Rukeyser was a social activ…

  • New Collected Poems

    New Collected Poems
    av Tomas Transtromer

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852244132

    Tomas Transtroemer (1931-2015) was Sweden's most important poet of the past fifty years. This book contains all the poems he published, including those from the Bloodaxe Collected Poems of 1987, as well as three later collections, For Living and Dea…

  • Propa Propaganda

    Propa Propaganda
    av Benjamin Zephaniah

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852243722

    Propa Propaganda was Benjamin Zephaniah's second collection from Bloodaxe. First published in 1996, it includes some of his classic poems, such as 'I Have a Scheme', 'The Death of Joy Gardner', 'White Comedy' and 'The Angry Black Poet'. Best known f…

  • Art in the Light of Conscience

    Art in the Light of Conscience
    av Marina Tsvetaeva

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852248642

    Marina Tsvetaeva (1892-1941) was one of the four great Russian poets of the 20th century, along with Akhmatova, Mandelstam and Pasternak. She also wrote outstanding prose. Endowed with 'phenomenally heightened linguistic sensitivity' (Joseph Brodsky…

  • Passport to Here and There

    Passport to Here and There
    av Grace Nichols

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780375328

    In Passport to Here and There Grace Nichols traces a journey that moves from the coastal memories of a Guyana childhood to life in Britain and her adoptive Sussex landscape. In these movingly redemptive and celebratory poems, she embraces connection…

  • Picasso, I Want My Face Back

    Picasso, I Want My Face Back
    av Grace Nichols

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852248505

    Art, landscape and memory are interwoven strands in the fabric of Grace Nichols' Picasso, I Want My Face Back. The collection opens with a long poem in the voice of Dora Maar, who, as Picasso's muse and mistress, was the inspiration for his iconic p…

  • Staying Alive

    Staying Alive
    av Neil Astley

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852245887

    Staying Alive is an international anthology of 500 life-affirming poems fired by belief in the human and the spiritual at a time when much in the world feels unreal, inhuman and hollow. These are poems of great personal force connecting our aspirati…

  • Stranger to Nothing

    Stranger to Nothing
    av Philip Levine

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247379

    Philip Levine was the authentic voice of America's urban poor. Born in 1928, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants, he spent his early years doing a succession of heavy labouring jobs. Trying to write poetry 'for people for whom there is no poetry',…

  • Selected Poems

    Selected Poems
    av W. S. Merwin

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247690

    W.S. Merwin was arguably the most influential American poet of the last half-century - an artist who transfigured and reinvigorated the vision of poetry for our time. While he was long viewed in the States as an essential voice in modern American li…

  • The Junction

    The Junction
    av Tomas Venclova

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852248109

    Lithuania's Tomas Venclova is one of Europe's greatest living poets. His work speaks with a moral depth exceptional in contemporary poetry. Venclova's poetry addresses the desolate landscape of the aftermath of totalitarianism, as well as the ethica…

  • Wild Nights

    Wild Nights
    av Kim Addonizio

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780372709

    America's Kim Addonizio has been called 'one of the nation's most provocative and edgy poets'. Her poetry is renowned both for its gritty, street-wise narrators and for a wicked sense of wit. With passion, precision and irreverent honesty, her poems…

  • Jinx

    Jinx
    av Abigail Parry

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780372341

    Jinx: A ruinous charm, a quickdraw curse, a knight's move. Abigail Parry's first collection is concerned with spells, and ersatz spells: with semblance and sleight-of-hand. It takes its formal cues from moth-camouflage and stage magic, from the mirr…

  • The Girl Aquarium

    The Girl Aquarium
    av Jen Campbell

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780374499

    Jen Campbell's first collection The Girl Aquarium explores the realm of rotten fairy tales, the possession of body and the definition of beauty. Weaving between whispered science and circus, she turns a cracked mirror on society and asks who gets to…

  • Gloria

    Gloria
    av Selima Hill

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852248055

    Selima Hill's poetry has been called wanton, wildly imaginative, tender, intelligent, dangerous, defiant, subversive and startling. All these qualities are strongly present throughout "Gloria", a comprehensive selection drawn from ten formally diver…

  • Incendiary Art

    Incendiary Art
    av Patricia Smith

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780374710

    Incendiary Art confronts the tyranny against the black male body and the tenacious grief of the mothers of murdered African American men. Dynamic sequences, including a compelling chronicle of the devastating murder of Emmett Till, serve as a backdr…

  • One with Others

    One with Others
    av C. D. Wright

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249557

    C.D. Wright's work is enormously varied: she was an experimental writer, a Southern writer, and a socially committed writer, yet she continuously reinvented herself with each new volume. Much of her poetry is rooted in the landscape and people of he…

  • The Mystical Rose

    The Mystical Rose
    av Adelia Prado

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780372402

    Adelia Prado was "discovered" she was nearly 40 by Brazil's foremost modern poet, Carlos Drummond de Andrade, who was astonished to read her 'phenomenal' poems, launching her literary career with his announcement that St Francis was dictating verses…

  • War of the Beasts and the Animals

    War of the Beasts and the Animals
    av Maria Stepanova

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780375342

    War of the Beasts and the Animals is Russian poet Maria Stepanova's first full English-language collection. Stepanova is one of Russia's most innovative and exciting poets and thinkers, and founding editor of Colta.ru, an online independent site whi…

  • Complete Poems

    Complete Poems
    av Basil Bunting

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852245276

    Basil Bunting (1900-85) was one of the most important British poets of the 20th century. Acknowledged since the 1930s as a major figure in Modernist poetry, first by Pound and Zukofsky and later by younger writers, the Northumbrian master poet had t…

  • The Church of Omnivorous Light

    The Church of Omnivorous Light
    av Robert Wrigley

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852249663

    Robert Wrigley is a poet of America's northern Rocky Mountains. Over three decades his poetry's pervading concerns have been rural Western landscapes and humankind's place within the natural world. His most recent poems have presented a portrait of…

  • Score!

    Score!
    av Sarah Wardle

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247065

    Sarah Wardle is poet-in-residence with Tottenham Hotspur FC. Her Score is a winning commentary on contemporary culture, shooting at the heart of consciousness, family, sport, the female voice and Darwinian science. The new book kicks off with her Sp…

  • Young Rain

    Young Rain
    av Kevin Hart

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852248291

    Kevin Hart is not only one of Australia's most important poets but a major figure in world poetry. His poetry is at once sensuous and mysterious, visionary yet grounded in the lush, tropical landscapes of Australia. Young Rain was his first new coll…

  • The Jingle Bell Principle

    The Jingle Bell Principle
    av Miroslav Holub

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852241230

    Miroslav Holub was called 'one of the half-dozen most important poets writing anywhere' (Ted Hughes). In the scientific community his renown rested on such works as Immunology of Nude Mice. In Czechoslovakia he also wrote a highly popular magazine c…

  • The Book of Mirrors

    The Book of Mirrors
    av Frieda Hughes

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852248512

    "The Book of Mirrors" tries to let us see ourselves as we really are. We should have the answers to all our own questions, but if we don't see ourselves clearly - faults included - our answers can be distorted by vanities or ego. The poems ask: What…

  • Land of Three Rivers

    Land of Three Rivers

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780373768

    Land of Three Rivers is a celebration of North-East England in poetry, featuring its places and people, culture, history, language and stories in poems and songs with both rural and urban settings. Taking its bearings from the Tyne, Wear and Tees of…

  • Reading Paul Muldoon

    Reading Paul Muldoon
    av Clair Wills

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852243487

    Paul Muldoon's poetry has always been known for its complexity, its use of various forms, its allusions, as it opens up to all the contemporary and modernist forces of disorder, contingency, and confusion. Clair Wills offers close readings of many o…

  • The Sparkling Jewel of Naturism

    The Sparkling Jewel of Naturism
    av Selima Hill

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780371030

    The Sparkling Jewel of Naturism brings together three seemingly unrelated poem sequences by 'this brilliant lyricist of human darkness' (Fiona Sampson). The poems in each spark off unexpected connections and surprises, despite their contrasting conc…

  • Tender Spot

    Tender Spot
    av Naomi Shihab Nye

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781852247911

    Naomi Shihab Nye is a wandering poet. For over 30 years she has travelled America and the world to read and teach. Born in Missouri to a Palestinian father and an American mother, she grew up in St Louis, Jerusalem and San Antonio. Drawing on her Pa…

  • Tender Spot

    Tender Spot
    av Naomi Shihab Nye

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780372808

    Naomi Shihab Nye is a wandering poet. For nearly 40 years she has travelled America and the world to read and teach. Born in Missouri to a Palestinian father and an American mother, she grew up in St Louis, Jerusalem and San Antonio. Drawing on her…