MPT 2/2015 (Modern Poetry in Translation): I Wish... (Children's Focus)
Published by Modern Poetry in Translation
MPT’s summer 2015 issue ‘I WISH’ focuses on world poetry for children, with new translations of modern and classic children’s poems from Taiwan, Russia, Poland, Eritrea, Mexico and Holland, including Julian Tuwim and Toon Tellegen. Tellegen’s work is printed alongside the original artwork by Ingrid Godon. We also feature a selection of four Burmese women poets, curated by Pandora and translated by UK-based poets Kim Moore, Carola Luther, Stephanie Norgate and Olivia McCannon. Other highlights include a tribute to Günter Grass, D.M. Black’s new Dante translation, Syrian poet Nazih Abu Afash’s ‘diary’ of war and Anzhelina Polonskaya – all in this new issue of the ground-breaking magazine dedicated to poetry in translation: for the best in world poetry read MPT.
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