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The Flights of Zarza

Fernando Kofman

The Flights of Zarza

Published after years of brutal dictatorship and state terror, this collection (which follows the androgynous Zarza in travels the length and breadth of Argentina) signals a new phase in Kofman's poetry. Strong, colourful images, vigorous narrative and direct language make for an exciting first encounter with this outstanding Argentinean poet.

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State of Emergency

Soleïman Adel Guémar

State of Emergency

'State of Emergency', a representative selection of Guemar's poetry, is rooted in Algerian experience, speaking of urgent concerns everywhere - oppression, resistance, state violence, traumas and private dreams.

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Pet Shops and Other Poems

Ewa Lipska

Pet Shops and Other Poems

Ewa Lipska is one of Poland's foremost poets, emerging in the 1960s as a leading voice in the young generation of New Wave poets and quickly establishing herself as one of the key critical voices of the postwar generation.

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A Virgin from a Chilly Decade

Michael Strunge

A Virgin from a Chilly Decade

Michael Strunge was one of the early voices of a poetic movement in Denmark which came to be known as the 'Poetry of the Eighties'. With the publication of his first collection in 1978 when he was only 20, he achieved almost instant recognition as a rebellious, angry poet who identified strongly with the poor and the socially sidelined.

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A Birmingham Yank

John Goodby

A Birmingham Yank

This is Goodby's first full collection of poetry. Rich in literary allusion, laconic wit and political side-swipes in every direction, these poems move through an eclectic range of voices, encounters and cultures and together constitute a book full of music, rhetoric and humour - intriguing, hard-hitting, always entertaining.

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Tracing

Pierre Joris

Tracing

Pierre Joris "born 1946 Strasbourg : 18 years Luxembourg : 2 Paris : 4 New York : 3 Constantine : 8 London : tomorrow elsewhere : distrust vertical roots, history : the spread is horizon(t)al : replace image of yggdrasil with strawberry fields : rhizomes : root gives is stalk stem branch flower : no direction favoured a priori : the shortest way from here to there is the north west passage : love and work dawn : love and read night : live with Zahia : write poems : some prose : make a living more or less : worry about microfascism as much as about the bomb : like food and cooking : think that resistance essential mode of action today"

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