Category Archives: Translations

Nuestra Tierra: A Revolutionary Song

My guitar is not for the rich no, nothing like that. My song is of the ladder we are building to reach the stars. For a song has meaning when it beats in the veins of a man who will … Continue reading

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Tour Through a Minefield: Translating César Vallejo’s Trilce

By Joseph Mulligan Translation is an oscillatory process: a swaying back & forth between multiple possibilities; an ongoing deliberation over decisions wrought with contingencies. It’s also an illuminating process, since the translator, like a grip-hand who mans the spotlight for … Continue reading

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Césaire and Baudelaire Translations

Day and Night the sun the hangman the upsurge of the masses the routine of dying and my squeal of a wounded beast and so it is into the infinite of the fevers the tremendous dam of death bombarded by … Continue reading

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