Poetry and Time (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
72
Utgivningsdatum
2019-07-02
Förlag
Seagull Books London Ltd
Översättare
Alexander Booth
Dimensioner
218 x 224 x 13 mm
Vikt
409 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780857426550
Poetry and Time (inbunden)

Poetry and Time

Inbunden Engelska, 2019-07-02
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For nearly half a century, German artist Max Neumann has worked to create, hone, and elaborate a visual vocabulary that is dark, compulsive, and forceful. A lifelong collaborator, Neumann's paintings have accompanied the work of Cees Nooteboom, Seamus Heaney, Fernando Pessoa, and Laszlo Krasznahorkai, among many others. In Poetry and Time, Neumann's haunting images are accompanied by a lyrical and penetrating text from poet Joachim Sartorius, who notes that a certain silence is at the very heart of poems, stating: "They know what it is they do, but do not say it." Exploring this mystery, he considers examples from Dickinson, Rilke, and Shakespeare, among others, and examines the realities of transience and mortality at the center of poems' reasons for being, their urge to form their own reality and abolish time while being inextricably bound to time. Sartorius's ruminations beautifully complement Neumann's series of thirty poignant paintings, making this volume is an extraordinarily rare and exquisite book.
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Joachim Sartorius is a German poet, translator, diplomat, festival organizer, and lawyer. He has written five volumes of poetry, as well as numerous other books. In 2011 Sartorius was named a Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres. Max Neumann is a German artist based in Berlin. Alexander Booth is a writer and translator who currently lives in Berlin.