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  • Winter Journey

    Winter Journey
    av Jaume Cabre

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888163

    With this highly original collection of short stories, Catalonian writer Jaume Cabre takes his place among the masters of the form. In "Winter Journey", the reader encounters disparate and often desperate characters - pianist, cuckold, whore, organ…

  • Satan and His Daughter, the Angel Liberty - Selected Verses

    Satan and His Daughter, the Angel Liberty - Selected Verses
    av Victor Hugo

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228731

    Victor Hugo spent years in political exile off the coast of Normandy. While there, he produced his masterpiece, Les Miserables--but that wasn't all: he also wrote a book-length poem, La Fin de Satan, left unfinished and not published until after his…

  • Lost Cities Go to Paradise

    Lost Cities Go to Paradise
    av Alicia Borinsky

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983322078

    In Lost Cities Go to Paradise, poetry breaks into song and poetic prose becomes lively storytelling as Alicia Borinsky raises intimate questions about the fragility of contemporary life. Composed of many layered scenes, unforgettable characters, sna…

  • Corriendo Bajo la Lluvia

    Corriendo Bajo la Lluvia
    av Raul Barrientos

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780967880846

    Born in the south of Chile, but living and writing in the U.S. for the past thirty years, Raul Barrientos eludes the easy categories: Latin American, Latino, American. All of these, and more. Yet always a poet, turning whatever he touches into start…

  • mPalermu, Dancers, and Other Plays

    mPalermu, Dancers, and Other Plays
    av Emma Dante

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228755

    Emma Dante's passionate and brutal plays stem from a need to confront important familial and societal realities in contemporary southern Italy. Her twenty-first century tales challenge stereotypes of the country and stage acts of resistance against…

  • Missing Persons, Animals, and Artists

    Missing Persons, Animals, and Artists
    av Roberto Ransom

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228717

    Elegant prose and imaginative ironies bring these compelling short stories to life in this first English-language collection from Mexican author Roberto Ransom. Each of the ten stories is filled with fascinating, yet enigmatic and sometimes elusive…

  • In Spite of the Dark Silence

    In Spite of the Dark Silence
    av Jorge Volpi

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888187

    'He was named Jorge, like me, and for this his life hurts me twice.' So writes Jorge Volpi in this highly original novel that presents a biographical perspective on the tragic life of the poet and chemist Jorge Cuesta. Cuesta was one of the founders…

  • Shadows of Your Black Memory

    Shadows of Your Black Memory
    av Donato Ndongo

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228700

    Set during the last years of Spanish rule in Equatorial Guinea, Shadows of Your Black Memory presents the voice of a young African man reflecting on his childhood. Through the idealistic eyes of the nameless protagonist, Donato Ndongo portrays the c…

  • Shadows of Your Black Memory

    Shadows of Your Black Memory
    av Donato Ndongo

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888125

    Set during the last years of Spanish rule in Equatorial Guinea, "Shadows of Your Black Memory" presents the voice of a young African man reflecting on his childhood. Through the idealistic eyes of the nameless protagonist, Donato Ngongo portrays the…

  • Everything I Kept - Todo Lo Que Guarde

    Everything I Kept - Todo Lo Que Guarde
    av Ruth Behar

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228724

    Moving between the speech and silence of a woman struggling to speak freely, Ruth Behar embarks on a poetic voyage into her own vulnerability and the sacrifices of her exiled ancestors as she tries to understand love, loss, regret, and the things we…

  • Las Hormigas de Oro/Ants Of Gold

    Las Hormigas de Oro/Ants Of Gold
    av Eduardo Urios-Aparisi

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780967880815

    For Eduardo Urios-Aparisi poetry is above all, word, spoken word. Word that commits, pronounces, sounds. Word that leaves knots in the voice. For Urios, words play and challenge to play, to conceive the world from different and unsuspected points of…

  • Filigrana Encendida / Filigree of Light

    Filigrana Encendida / Filigree of Light
    av Olivia Maciel

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780967880860

    In Olivia Maciel's "Filigree of Light," one enters a lyric of solitude and light, water and wind. Maciel is a poet who has the power to reveal and surprise, bringing one close to things. She approaches the unknown, searching with riddles and reverie.

  • The School of Solitude

    The School of Solitude
    av Luis Hernandez

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983322061

    Peruvian poet Luis Hernandez is legendary in his native country. Even as he was haunted by addiction and spent periodic time in rehabilitation centers, Hernandez was exceptionally gifted in his youth, publishing three books of poetry by the time he…

  • The White Islands / Las Islas Blancas

    The White Islands / Las Islas Blancas
    av Marjorie Agosin

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983322092

    I only wanted to write about them, / Narrate their fierce audacity, / Their voyages through the channels of the Mediterranean. So begins a poetic journey through the islands of the Mediterranean that served as homes and refuge for the Sephardic Jews…

  • Midday with Bu?uel

    Midday with Bu?uel
    av Claudio Isaac

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888132

    Spanish filmmaker, Luis Bunuel (1900-83) was an artist known for his surrealist imagery and unflinching social criticism. An exile who produced some of his most famous work in Mexico and France during Franco's dictatorship, he left a complicated imp…

  • Sebastian's Arrows

    Sebastian's Arrows
    av Salvador Dali

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780967880884

    "Let us agree," Federico Garcia Lorca wrote, "that one of man's most beautiful postures is that of St. Sebastian." "In my 'Saint Sebastian' I remember you," Salvador Dali replied to Garcia Lorca, referring to the essay on aesthetics that Dali had ju…

  • New Letters to a Young Poet

    New Letters to a Young Poet
    av Joan Margarit

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888194

    In these intimate pages, award-winning Catalan poet Joan Margarit offers a passionate defense of poetry and of the intelligible poem - the well-made text that can provide refuge, wisdom, and consolation. Inspired by Rilke's classic "Letters to a You…

  • Sombra En Plata / Shadow in Silver

    Sombra En Plata / Shadow in Silver
    av Olivia Maciel

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888118

    In her fourth book of poems, Mexican-born, Olivia Maciel lyrically evokes another America. She writes with the critical and contemplative eye of a poet, revealing mystery and beauty in places dark and light, near and far. The richly allusive languag…

  • Alliance and Condemnation / Alianza y Condena

    Alliance and Condemnation / Alianza y Condena
    av Claudio Rodriguez

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983322023

    A splash of sea foam. A sly sparrow. A man dodging the rain. From such mundane, unexpected moments, Spanish poet Claudio Rodriguez crafted his 1965 Alliance and Condemnation, a collection of poems that temper the joy of existence - the "bounty that…

  • The Azure Cloister - Thirty-Five Poems

    The Azure Cloister - Thirty-Five Poems

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228793

    New translations of poems by prominent Peruvian poet Carlos Germ n Belli. This selection of poems by internationally renowned Peruvian poet Carlos Germ n Belli tempers a dark, ironic vision of worldly injustice with the "red midnight sun" of hope.…

  • God and The End of Satan / Dieu and La Fin de Satan

    God and The End of Satan / Dieu and La Fin de Satan

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983322047

    While living in exile with his family on the Channel Islands off the coast of Normandy, Victor Hugo wrote some of his greatest poetry and prose, including "Les Miserables" and two epic poems: "Dieu" and "La Fin de Satan". Dieu pictures the imaginary…

  • Frivolous Women and Other Sinners / Fr?volas y pecadoras

    Frivolous Women and Other Sinners / Fr?volas y pecadoras
    av Alicia Borinsky

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888149

    Tango and fairy tales mix freely in this seductive, irreverent, and sensual collection of poems. From a city that is at once Buenos Aires and all other cities, Alicia Borinsky brings to life reluctant mothers, slightly mad teachers, selfless wives,…

  • The Complete Perfectionist

    The Complete Perfectionist
    av Juan Ramon Jimenez

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780983322009

    Few have written more memorably about the work of poetry and the poetics of work than the Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez, winner of a Nobel Prize and discerning teacher of an entire generation of Spanish poets. In this series of aphorisms, Jimenez…

  • The Light of Desire

    The Light of Desire
    av Marjorie Agosin

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888170

    Marjorie Agosin's intensely personal long poem "The Light of Desire" is both a secular and sacred meditation on love and its meanings in the land of Israel. Following the tradition of the "Song of Songs" and the secular poetry of Sepharad, the belov…

  • Malambo

    Malambo
    av Lucia Charun-Illescas

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888101

    "In Malambo...the Rimac proudly rubs elbows with the freedmen, the cimarrons, and smuggled slaves...It runs united to the other subterranean springs underneath Blanket Street, Weavers Lane, and under Jewish Street...and Swordmaker's Lanes." The Rima…

  • To Love Is to Act - Les Miserables and Victor Hugo's Vision for Leading Lives of Conscience

    To Love Is to Act - Les Miserables and Victor Hugo's Vision for Leading Lives of Conscience
    av Marva A. Barnett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228762

    "To love is to act"- "Aimer, c'est agir." These words, which Victor Hugo wrote three days before he died, epitomize his life's philosophy. His love of freedom, democracy, and all people-especially the poor and wretched-drove him not only to write hi…

  • Hidden Path

    Hidden Path
    av Elena Fortun

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780997228786

    Set in early twentieth-century Spain, Hidden Path is a lyrical coming-of-age novel told from the perspective of a woman painter who struggles to find her way with art and with the women she loved. The novel is narrated in the first-person, following…

  • A Trip to Salto / Un Viaje a Salto

    A Trip to Salto / Un Viaje a Salto
    av Circe Maia

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780967880877

    "One day you're going to ask me, 'Mama, do you remember that trip to Salto?' and I don't want such questions to go unanswered." What happens on that trip to Salto opens this moving narrative by Uruguayan writer and poet Circe Maia. It begins with a…

  • Over the Waves and Other Stories / Sobre las olas y otros cuentos

    Over the Waves and Other Stories / Sobre las olas y otros cuentos
    av Ines Maria Martiatu

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780974888156

    Appearing for the first time outside of Cuba, this bold collection of short stories provides an intimate and critical view of Afro-Cuba. Ines Maria Martiatu's stories - presented here in the original Spanish, with facing-page English translations -…