What Do You Look for in Modern Translation?
Every text is, to some extent, a bafflement to its translator, because every language, like every writer, has characteristics that ... hexameter into an irregular five-beat rhythm inspired in part by the late poems of Wallace Stevens — brought me closer ...
Play is excavation: the search for game poetry
While both modern poetry (defined here as poetry from the twentieth century onwards) and early arcade games are diverse enough that no catch-all claims can be made, there are some common characteristics ... will be done in about five minutes.
Heroes of Harlem
In his poem, “Theme From English B,” Langston ... spatial, or temporal characteristics that give meaning or function to a work of art Visual Arts Standard 5- Understands the characteristics and merits of one’s own artwork and the artwork of others.
Brother Anthony of Taizé -- translating Korean literature, words' rhythms and cultural associations
We were 4-5 members of the community and one of our rules is not ... and Green Integer will soon publish “Himalaya Poems” inspired by his epic visit to Tibet in 1999. Ko Un is so prolific and he is far better known overseas than any other Korean ...
In the footsteps of a Hindu epic
A longside staging the Ramayana, taking on the Hindu epic the Mahabharata presents one of the most daunting tasks for a theatre director. Eighteen books long, covering many years of war in a misty, faraway time, the Sanskrit poem is sometimes said to be ...