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Paul Celan

Paul Celan was born in Czernowitz, Bukovina, in 1920, and is considered by many as the greatest German-language poet of the second half of the twentieth century. He survived the Holocaust and settled in Paris in 1948, where he lived and wrote until his suicide in 1970.

Paul Celan

Breathturn into Timestead

Paul Celan; Translated from the German and with Commentary by Pierre Joris
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

2015 National Translation Award Winner in Poetry

Paul Celan, one of the greatest German-language poets of the twentieth century, created an oeuvre that stands as testimony...

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