Child is a luminous, nostalgic and compelling collection of poetry translated from the Hebrew of 2020 SPE Golden Wreath laureate Amir Or into English by Seth Michelson. These are lyrical, contemplative poems that pick at the mythical surfaces lurking under the sandpit and dream of the days when: “the world was made of love; the light lit up the darkness.”
ABOUT Amir Or and Seth Michelson:
Amir Or is an Israeli poet, novelist, and essayist whose works have been published in more than fifty languages. He is the author of twelve poetry books, two novels, a book of essays. He was the 2020 SPE Golden Wreath laureate.
Seth Michelson is an award-winning poet, translator, and professor. He has published seventeen collections of original poetry, poetry in translation, and an anthology, as well as numerous essays, articles, and book chapters on poetry
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