Czeslaw Milosz

Czeslaw Milosz
© Jerry Bauer

Czeslaw Milosz (1911-2004) was the winner of the 1978 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 1980 Nobel Prize in Literature. His last book was To Begin Where I Am (FSG, 2001). Many of his works have been translated into English, including, Beginning with My Streets (FSG, 1992), The Year of the Hunter (FSG, 1994), Road-side Dog (FSG, 1998) Milosz's ABC's (FSG, 2001) and To Begin Where I Am (FSG, 2001).


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Gjertrud Schnackenberg reads Czeslaw Milosz's poem "If There Is

"Listen to this poetry reading to hear poet Gjertrud Schnackenberg read the poem ""If There Is No God"" by Nobel Prize-winning poet Czeslaw Milosz. Milosz (1911-2004) wrote poetry collections including Beginning with My Streets, The Year of the Hunter, Road-side Dog, Milosz's ABC's and To Begin Where I Am. Learn more about Czeslaw Milosz at http://us.macmillan.com/author/czeslawmilosz Read more about poet Gjertrud Schnackenberg at http://us.macmillan.com/author/gjertrudschnackenberg"

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Gjertrud Schnackenberg reads Czeslaw Milosz's poem "Encounter"

"Listen to this poetry reading and hear Gjertrud Schnackenberg read Nobel Prize-winning poet Czeslaw Milosz's poem ""Encounter."" Milosz (1911-2004) wrote poetry collections including Beginning with My Streets, The Year of the Hunter, Road-side Dog, Milosz's ABC's and To Begin Where I Am. Learn more about Nobel Prize-winning poet Czeslaw Milosz at http://us.macmillan.com/author/czeslawmilosz Read more about poet Gjertrud Schnackenberg at http://us.macmillan.com/author/gjertrudschnackenberg"

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Beginning with My Streets

Czelaw Milosz; Translated by Madeline G. Levine
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

In this gathering of essays and reminiscences, written over a span of three decades, the Nobel prize-winning Polish Poet traces a kind of informal...


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Legends of Modernity

Czeslaw Milosz; Translated from the Polish by Madeline G. Levine; Introduction by Jaroslaw Anders
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Legends of Modernity, now available in English for the first time, brings together some of Czeslaw Milosz's early essays and letters, composed in...


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To Begin Where I Am

Czeslaw Milosz; Edited by Bogdana Carpenter and Madeline G. Levine
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

A comprehensive selection of essays--some never before translated into English--by the Nobel Laureate. To Begin Where I Am brings together a rich sampling...


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Native Realm

Czeslaw Milosz, translated by Catherine S. Leach
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

The autobiography of the Nobel laureate Before he emigrated to the United States, Czeslaw Milosz lived through many of the social upheavals that defined the...


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Milosz's ABC's

Czeslaw Milosz; Translated by Madeline G. Levine
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Memories, dreams and reflections from the Nobel Laureate The ABC book is a polish genre-a loose form related to a hypertext novel-composed of short,...


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The Land of Ulro

Czeslaw Milosz; Translated by Louis Iribarne
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

This major prose work, originally published in English in 1985, is both a moving spiritual self-portrait and an unflinching inquiry into the genesis of our...


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The Issa Valley

Czeslaw Milosz; Translated by Louis Iribarne
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Thomas, the child-protagonist of The Issa Valley, is subject to both the contradictions of nature in this severe northern setting and sometimes enchanting,...


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Road-side Dog

Czeslaw Milosz; Translated by the Author and Robert Hass
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

"I went on a journey in order to acquaint myself with my province, in a two-horse wagon with a lot of fodder and a tin bucket rattling in the back. The bucket...


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The Year of the Hunter

Czeslaw Milosz; Translated by Madeline Levine
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Like Native Realm, Czeslaw Milosz’s autobiography written thirty years earlier, A Year of the Hunter is a “search for self-definition.” A diary of one year in...


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Visions from San Francisco Bay

Czeslaw Milosz; Translated by Richard Lourie
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Interrelated essays by the Nobel Laureate on his adopted home of California, which Lewis Hyde, writing in The Nation, called "remarkable, morally serious and...


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