Earlier this June I went tide pooling with a group of students. I was reading Carl Phillips again, …
By Robin Myers
In The Guest, poet and literary translator Robin Myers explores poetry translation as process, practice, vocation, meditation, and craft. Drawing both on her own projects-in-progress and the work of other translators, The Guest is a kind of diary, a thinking-out-loud about the pleasures, challenges, and decisions required—and invited—by bringing poems into another language. To do them justice and to make them new.
will you stain the sky in black smoke / will you tell ghost stories / over the ashes of this empire /
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