Poem Without a Hero & Selected Poems

Poem Without a Hero & Selected Poems


Anna Akhmatova, one of many nice poets of our century, has, like every Russian poets, proved tricky to translate. those certain models of a huge collection of her paintings trap her plainness and directness whereas looking for an analog to her song within the cautious and sophisticated tune of yank unfastened verse. the result's no longer a replication of Akhmatova's kind yet a supplement to it that frequently startles and gratifies with a starkness and sweetness all its personal.

Show sample text content

Download sample