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Louis Andriessen
Louis Andriessen


In Memoriam Louis Andriessen

We were very sad to learn of the death of the Dutch composer. Louis Andriessen, at the beginning of July. We had the great good fortune to get to know this wonderful man, widely regarded as one of the seminal figures in the international new music scene, in 2001 when Clark Rundell, Director of Contemporary Music at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, suggested that Arc might be interested in publishing a translation of Andriessen’s book of essays on his own and others’ music, Gestolen Tijd: alle verhalen, to coincide with a proposed festival of Andriessen’s music at the RNCM in 2002. We leapt at the suggestion... [ more]

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After Dante: Poets in Purgatory
After Dante: Poets in Purgatory, ed. Nick Havely
Solar Eclipse 1914
Solar Eclipse 1914, Arseny Tarkovsky
The Night We Were Dylan Thomas
The Night We Were Dylan Thomas, Mara Bergman
Travellers, Michelene Wandor
The Marks on the Map
The Marks on the Map, Brian Johnstone
Trust, Anna T Szabó
In my Garden of Mutants
In my Garden of Mutants, Volha Hapeyeva
Eye of the Times
Eye of the Times, Paul Celan
Gravity for Beginners
Gravity for Beginners, Kevin Crossley-Holland
Hope is Lonely
Hope is Lonely, Kim Seung-Hee
Diary of a Divorce
Diary of a Divorce, S. D. Curtis
Twenty Poems
Twenty Poems, Kathrin Schmidt
Europe in Poems
Europe in Poems, ed. Patrick McGuinness
On the Nature of the Universe Bk1
On the Nature of the Universe Bk1, Lucretius
The Years
The Years, Jamie McKendrick
Reykjavik Requiem
Reykjavik Requiem, Gerður Kristný
Brimstone: A Book of Villanelles
Brimstone: A Book of Villanelles, John Kinsella
The Atlas of Lost Beliefs
The Atlas of Lost Beliefs, Ranjit Hoskote
Beautiful Things
Beautiful Things, Menno Wigman
Skald - Sword & Sea-Cloud
Skald - Sword & Sea-Cloud, Ian Crockatt

Forthcoming titles

Invisible, Jacek Gutorow
Temporary Archives
Temporary Archives, ed. Juana Adcock
North Sea Poems
North Sea Poems, Heinrich Heine
Thirty Poems in Thirty Days
Thirty Poems in Thirty Days, Amanda Dalton
Kraków Testimonies
Kraków Testimonies, Piotr Florczyk