Eugenio Montale

Eugenio Montale (1896-1981) received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1975. Jonathan Galassi has also translated Montale's The Second Life of Art: Selected Essays and Otherwise: Last and First Poems.

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Poet Eliza Griswold reads Eugenio Montale's poem "Syria"

"Hear poet and journalist Eliza Griswold read and discuss Eugenio Montale's poem ""Syria,"" translated by Jonathan Galassi, from Montale's Collected Poems, 1920-1954. Read more about the book Collected Poems, 1920-1954 at Learn more about poet Eugenio Montale and translator Jonathan Galassi at Read about poet and journalist Eliza Griswold at"

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Collected Poems, 1920-1954

Eugenio Montale; Translated from the Italian and Annotated by Jonathan Galassi
Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

A strong, idiomatic translation of Italy's greatest modern poet. Eugenio Montale is universally recognized as having brought the great Italian lyric...

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