Spring 2006

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Poetry

PIERRE JEAN DE BÉRANGER
On a New Book of Poems
translated from the French by Robert West

ANA MERINO
Trauma
translated from the Spanish by Derek Petrey

XI XI
Modern Building
translated from the Chinese by Zhiyuan Chen and Howard Giskin

(TRADITIONAL)
It Was in a Dream Last Night
translated from the Gaelic by Michael Newton

ANDRÉS FISHER
scenes II
The Pond’s Poem
Variations on a Pem by Guadalupe Grande: Ash, Or the Impossibility Of Oblivion.
translated fron the Spanish by Jamie L. Haynes

DURS GRÜNBEIN
Tchaikovsky Avenue
Parisian Euphoria
translated from the German by John Crutchfield

BENITO DEL PLIEGO
The Fly
The Horse
The Dog
The Cricket
The Ox
translated from the Spanish by Robin Hislop Ouzman

LUO FU
Because of the Wind
translated from the Chinese by Zhiyuan Chen and Howard Giskin

NICOLAE DABIJA
Deafening Silences
Press Conference of the Great Inventor
History Manuel

translated from the Romanian by
Maria Magdalena Simonca

Photography

PHILIP TRAGER
John J. Kelly 1988 (cover)
Kathy Rose 1990
Manuel Alum 1989
Ina 1987
Ina 1982
Mark Morris 1988
Pierre-Paul Savoie, Jeffrey Hall 1988
Kazuo Ohno 1988

Interview

ANDRÉS FISHER and BENITO DEL PLIEGO
A Conversation with Antonio Gamoneda

ANTONIO GAMONEDA
The Master’s Blues
Birth Blues
Cemetery Blues
House Blues

Reviews

LEON LEWIS
Review of Recumbents, by Michel Deguy; Wilson Baldridge, trans.

MICHEL DEGUY
Cardiogram (May)
A Question for the Poem
Memorandum

MARIA MAGDALENA SIMONCA
Review of Before and After the Fall, by Sándor Csoóri; Len Roberts, trans.

SÁNDOR CSOÓRI
Dialogue in the Mirror
Again the Sugarless, Bitter Tea
In Filtered Shade

HANADI AL-SAMMAN
Review of Without An Alphabet, Without A Face: Selected Poems, by Saadi Youssef; Khaled Mattawa, trans.

SAADI YOUSSEF
America, America
Poetry

CYRUS SHAHAN
Review of Ashes For Breakfast, by Durs Grünbein; Michael Hofmann, trans.

DURS GRÜNBEIN
2 from Portrait of the Artist as a Young Border Dog (Not Collie)
IV Potsdamer Platz from Berlin Rounds
VII from Europe After the Rains