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by Durs Grunbein,Michael Eskin,John Crutchfield,Michael Hofmann,Andrew Shields

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Author:
Durs Grunbein,Michael Eskin,John Crutchfield,Michael Hofmann,Andrew Shields
ISBN13:
978-0374260620
ISBN:
0374260621
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1st edition (April 13, 2010)
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World Literature
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Title: The Bars of Atlantis.

Title: The Bars of Atlantis. Covering two decades, The Bars of Atlantis unfurls the entire breadth and depth of. Grünbein’s essayistic genius.

The Bars of Atlantis. Durs Grünbein is one of the most intelligent poets writing in German today. His subject is nothing less than ‘this life, so useless, so rich. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It is wonderful to have his selected poems in Michael Hofmann's note-perfect translation. John Ashbery with praise for Ashes for Breakfast. Durs Grünbein is a highly original poet, an heir to the ri. ore.

Covering two decades, The Bars of Atlantis unfurls the entire breadth and depth of Grünbein's essayistic genius

Covering two decades, The Bars of Atlantis unfurls the entire breadth and depth of Grünbein's essayistic genius Grünbein's major philosophical and aesthetic concerns, such as the intersection of art and science, literature and biology; extended reflections on the existential, cultural, political, and ethical import of the poet's craft in the contemporary world; and, finally, explorations of the meaning of classical antiquity for the present-all contribute to making.

The Bars of Atlantis book. Covering two decades, The Bars of Atlantis unfurls the entire breadth and depth of Grünbein's essayistic genius. Grünbein’s range of topics in these essays is wide, ranging from philosophy to painting to memoir to classicism to the art of poetry itself.

The Bars of Atlantis: Selected Essays. Ashes for Breakfast: Selected Poems. by Durs Grünbein, translated from the German by Michael Hofmann.

The Bars of Atlantis: Selected Essays

The Bars of Atlantis: Selected Essays. The Vocation of Poetry (translated by Michael Eskin; published by Upper West Side Philosophers, In. New York, 2011). Mortal Diamond: Poems (translated by Michael Eskin; published by Upper West Side Philosophers, In. New York, 2013).

The Bars of Atlantis: Selected Essays Apr 7, 2010. by Durs Grünbein, Michael Eskin, John Crutchfield, Andrew Shields, Michael Hofmann. by Durs Grunbein, Michael Eskin.

This landmark collection of essays by one of the world's greatest living authors makes Durs Grünbein's wide-ranging and multifaceted prose available in English for the first time, and is a welcome complement to Ashes for Breakfast, his first book-length collection of poetry in English.

Covering two decades, The Bars of Atlantis unfurls the entire breadth and depth of Grünbein's essayistic genius. Memoiristic and autobiographical pieces that introduce Grünbein, the man and the author, and tell the story of the making of a poet and thinker toward the end of a century marked by global political strife, unprecedented human suffering, long decades of totalitarian rule, and, in its final quarter, the dawn of a new, post–Cold War world order; essays that focus on Grünbein's major philosophical and aesthetic concerns, such as the intersection of art and science, literature and biology; extended reflections on the existential, cultural, political, and ethical import of the poet's craft in the contemporary world; and, finally, explorations of the meaning of classical antiquity for the present―all contribute to making.