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The sorrow gondola =

Tomas Tranströmer

The sorrow gondola =

Sorgegondolen

by Tomas Tranströmer

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Published by Green Integer, Distributed in the U.S. by Consortium Book Sales and Distribution in København, Los Angeles, [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swedish poetry,
  • Translations into English

  • About the Edition

    Poems.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesSorgegondolen
    StatementTomas Tranströmer ; translated by Michael McGriff & Mikaela Grassl
    SeriesThe Marjorie G. Perloff series of international poetry, Marjorie G. Perloff series of international poetry
    ContributionsMcGriff, Michael, 1976-, Grassl, Mikaela, 1985-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT9876.3.R3 S6613 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27122379M
    ISBN 101933382449
    ISBN 109781933382449
    OCLC/WorldCa318876970

    The Sorrow Official. 29K likes. Heavy Music from AustriaFollowers: 29K. Sorgegondolen: The Sorrow Gondola (Poetry Europe Series (Dublin Ireland), No. 1.) (English, Swedish and Swedish Edition): ISBN () Softcover, Dedalus Pr, The Sorrow Gondola.

    Sorrow Gondola No. 2 by Tomas old men fatherand soninlaw Liszt and Wagner are staying by the Grand Canaltogether with the restless woman who is married to King Midas. Page5/5.   V. SORGEGONDOLEN/THE SORROW GONDOLA () April och tystnad April and Silence Osäkerhetens rike Insecurity’s Kingdom Nattboksblad Nightbook Page Sorgegondol nr 2 Sorrow Gondola No. 2 Landskap med solar Landscape with Suns November i forna DDR November in the Former GDR Från juli 90 From Brand: Sarabande Books.

      Via e-mail, The Chronicle conversed with Michael McGriff, a poet who was co-translator of Tranströmer’s The Sorrow Gondola, published by Green Integer Books in .   This work, “The Sorrow Gondola,” would be especially interesting to readers since it is a bilingual edition and one of the two translators, Mikaela Grassl, is from Sweden, Transtromer’s.


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Named after the famous song "La lugubre gondola" by Franz Listz, "The Sorrow Gondola" is filled with melancholy rumination, mourning, and strange premonitions. Although mostly comprised of short, emotional and tense poems, the collection's poetic sequence for which it is named tells the story of the composition of "La lugubre gondola"/5.

The Sorrow Gondola was the great Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer's first collection of poems after his stroke in Translated by Michael McGriff, Tranströmer's great work is available in its first single-volume English edition.

Tomas Tranströmer was awarded the /5(5). The Sorrow Gondola was the great Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer's first collection of poems after his stroke in Translated by Michael McGriff, Tranströmer's great work is available in its first single-volume English edition.

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The Sorrow Gondola Tomas Transtromer, Translator, Robin Fulton, Translator, John F. Deane, Translator Dedalus Press $ (52p) ISBN Buy this book. The Sorrow Gondola was the great Swedish poet Tomas Transtr mer's first collection of poems after his stroke in Translated by Michael McGriff, Transtr mer's great work is available in its first single-volume English edition.

Tomas Transtr mer was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in Tranströmer’s The Sorrow Gondola (Green Integer, ), translated by Michael McGriff and Mikaela Grassl, depicts the poet’s own speechlessness caused by a stroke inwhile depicting the lives and works of important figures in art, such as the composers Franz Liszt and his son-in-law Richard Wagner.

Sorrow Gondola: Sorgegondolen by Tomas Transtromer, Robin Fulton (Translator) starting at $ Sorrow Gondola: Sorgegondolen has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. –From The Sorrow Gondola, by Tomas Tranströmer, translated by Michael McGriff and Mikaela Grassl, Green Integer Books, Click here for Green Integer’s ordering information on.

Sorrow Gondola No. Tomas Tranströmer, who was one of Sweden’s leading poets of his generation, studied poetry and psychology at the University of Stockholm. His numerous collections of poetry include Windows and Stones (), an International Poetry Forum Selection and runner-up for the National Book Award for translation.

Description of the book "The Sorrow Gondola": "The Sorrow Gondola" was the great Swedish poet Tomas Transtromer's first collection of poems after his stroke in Translated by Michael McGriff, Transtromer's great work is available in its first single-volume English edition.

Tomas Transtromer was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in The Sorrow Gondola is a poetry collection written by Nobel Prize winner Tomas TranstrÃmer. This was his first poetry collection written after recovering from a stroke suffered in that left him partially paralyzed and unable to speak.

TranstrÃmer named the collection after Franz Liszt’s composition La lugubre gondola. Tomas Transtromer is a capable writer, and there was no question that his home land of Sweden would award him with the Nobel Prize in Literature.

That having been said, this 'book of poetry' THE SORROW GONDOLA, could hardly be worth the money/5. A native of Oregon, poet Michael McGriff is the author of collections Choke and Dismantling The Hills (which won the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize), and his work has appeared in the publications Slate, Field, The Believer, and Poetry.

He has also translated a number of works by Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer, including The Sorrow Gondola.4/5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Parallel English and Swedish text. Description: 71 pages ; 16 cm. Contents: April och tystnad = April and silence --Osäkerhetens rike = In the kingdom of insecurity --Nattboksblad = A page from the nightbook --Sorgegondol nr 2 = The sorrow gondola (no.

2) --Landskap med solar = Landscape with suns. The Sorrow Gondola was the great Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer's first collection of poems after his stroke in Translated by Michael McGriff, Tranströmer's great work is available in its first single-volume English edition.

Tomas Tranströmer was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in The Sorrow Gondola4/5(1). Genre/Form: Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tranströmer, Tomas, Sorrow gondola.

Dublin: Dedalus Press, © Sorrow Gondola is Tranströmer’s most subtle and elegiac book, and the pathos of the volume is compounded by the likelihood that it will be Tranströmer’s final individual collection.

In Tranströmer suffered a debilitating stroke that left him partially paralyzed and impaired his powers of speech. Patty Crane’s new translation of Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer’s book Sorgegondolen (Sorrow Gondola) offers a chance to revisit these poems, to note their resonance, and to explore the influence they exercise on other writers.

The longest poem in the book, “Sorrow Gondola No. 2,” (”Sorgegondolen nr 2”) and the work from which the volume title is taken, is inspired by Franz. He wrote more than 15 books during his lifetime including The Sorrow Gondola, The Half-Finished Heaven: The Best Poems of Tomas Tranströmer, Airmail: The Letters of Robert Bly and Tomas Tranströmer, Memories Look at Me, The Deleted World, and .Michael McGriff’s books include Home Burial, Dismantling the Hills, To Build My Shadow a Fire: The Poetry and Translations of David Wevill, and a translation of Tomas Tranströmer’s The Sorrow Gondola.

He is the founding editor of Tavern Books, a not-for-profit publisher dedicated to. Letter to Ferdinand Taborszky, First of all, dear friend, will you be so kind as to go to my house with Frau von Fabry? I stupidly forgot there—in the bedroom, not in the salon —the beautiful and revised copy of a composition for piano and violin or violoncello, together with the transcription of the same for pianoforte alone.

The title is “La lugubre Gondola” (the funeral gondola).