Michael Hofmann: Zagajewski’s Charm, 15 December 2005
Show More Selected Poems by Adam Zagajewski, translated by Clare Cavanagh, Renata Gorczynski, Benjamin Ivry and C.K. Williams.
Faber, 173 pp., £12.99, October 2004, 0 571 22425 3Show More
A Defence of Ardour: Essays by Adam Zagajewski.
Farrar, Straus, 198 pp., $14, October 2005, 0 374 52988 4Show More
“... of Polish writing in English – she is also the translator of Wyslawa Szymborska – while Renata Gorczynski, who, with help from Robert Hass, translated Tremor, I like even more for her willingness to entertain eccentricity in diction and lineation.) The second threat is from sweetness. Here, it is interesting that in his essay ‘Against ...”