Poet-Translator John Felstiner

Felstiner presented two lectures on translation at Smith. Read more…

John Felstiner

 

The Poetry Center welcomed translator John Felstiner in the Neilson Library Browsing Room for two lectures:

4:30 p.m. - "Watching Poets on Their Way Out of English" - including Whitman by Neruda, Dickinson by Celan, Yeats by Bonnefoy, Williams by Paz & Cardenal.

7:30 p.m. - "'Speak Through My Words': Translating Neruda & Celan" - including rare recordings of their voices.

Read more about these events in a press release posted on "Smith College News & Events."

Find Publications in the Libraries' Catalog

Search by author for Felstiner, John in the Five College Library catalog.

Link to past SC Libraries Poetry Center Readings resource pages.

Selected Poems and Prose of Paul Celan cover

Find Biographical Information & More Online

Internet Site Access
Smith College Poetry Center http://www.smith.edu/poetrycenter
Biography in Context
(Note: access is limited to Smith)
Online access to full-text articles
NEA Writer's Corner http://www.nea.gov

Search for Periodicals

On the Libraries' website under Research, the English subject page includes links to periodical indexes, including MLA International Bibliography, Humanities Abstracts, and Expanded Academic Index. Members of the Smith community may connect to these resources to find articles, essays, book reviews, and selected poems online.

Source Access
Expanded Academic Index (1980+)
Search by keyword, entering the poet's name and the word poem.
Some PDF image files reproduce the original source.
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MLA International Bibliography (1926+) click here
Periodical Contents Index [PCI] (1770+)
Search by author: felstiner, john.
Some image files reproduce the original source.
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Contact

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