Saturday, October 11, 2008

Side by Side: New Poems Inspired by Art from Around the World

Side by Side: New Poems Inspired by Art from Around the World edited by Jan Greenberg
This collection examines the connections between an artist’s work and a poet’s response. With the English translations accompanying each poem in its original language and colorful artworks, this is an illuminating way to discover poetry and art together. Thirty-three countries and six continents are represented in this kaleidoscope of voices and visions.

1 comment:

Shawn Brommer said...

...This sophisticated book is ideal for literature, art, and foreign-language curricula. It creates cultural bridges and celebrates the genius of inspired translation.