Fall 2009
17.2

The following is the Table of Contents from the Fall 2009 edition of Metamorphoses.
The complete edition, including the original language versions for the poetry, is available only in print.



  Thalia Pandiri Editorial 12
  Arvind Krishna Mehrotra Sant Kabir, Rudyard Kipling, and Vernacular English 18

  Astrid Cabral River of Yesteryear
Urubamba
First Mirror
Translated from the Portuguese by Alexis Levitin

40
42
44
  Amanda Aizpuriete [Untitled]
Translated from the Latvian by Inara Cedrins
46
  Margareta Ekström Before She Was Born
About Heritage
When She Was Very New
In the Morning
At the Window
At the Country Cottage
Very Close
The Blind Wall
About I and Dead
Translated from the Swedish by Eva Claeson
52
52
54
56
58
60
62
62
64
  René Villard The Cemetery of Saint-Nic
Translated from the French by J. Kates
66
  Cecco Angiolieri Deadbeat Dad
Just Do It
Our Dead Dads: A Celebration
Relentlessly Remorseful
Translated from the Italian by Brett Foster

68
68
70
70
  Mila Ramos Europa
Gaza
Translated from the Spanish by Natalia Carbajosa
74
74
  Gracia Iglesias There was a Mermaid in my Glass of Water
An Intoxicating Pleasure
Translated from the Spanish by Natalia Carbajosa

78
80
  George Seferis Pantoum
Translated from the Greek by Miltiades Matthias
82
  Yehudit Ben Zvi Heller [Untitled]
Morning Walk
Hansel and Gretel
Translated from the Hebrew by the poet
86
86
88
  Hezy Leskly [Untitled]
The Hour of Complete Forgetting
An excerpt from Poetry
Translated from the Hebrew by Adriana X. Jacobs
90
90
92
  Apollonius of Rhodes Aphrodite Welcomes Hera and Athena to Her Home
The Trials of Jason
Translated from the Ancient Greek by Aaron Poochigian

94
104
 
  Julia Franck Crumb Cake
Translated from the German by Nedra E. Bickham
114
  Wolfdietrich Schnurre The Monastery
Translated from the German by Ingrid Lansford
116
  Keto von Waberer High Fashion
Translated from the German by Ingrid Lansford
121
  Cristina Fernández-Cubas Death in Captivity
Translated from the Spanish by Andrea E. Olsen
128
  Espido Freire The Black Sheep
Translated from the Spanish by Toshiya Kamei
143
  Yoshiro Takayashu Memory and Infidelity
Translated from the Japanese by Toshiya Kamei
145
  Susan Matthias Translator's Introduction to excerpt from The Lissome Maiden by Andreas Karkavitsas 147
  Andreas Karkavitsas Excerpt from Chapter 3 "The Celebrants," from the [1890] novel The Lissome Maiden
Translated from the Greek by Susan Matthias
151
  Lydia M. Oram Review: Nicanor Parra, After-Dinner Declarations 169
  Maria Nemcová Banerjee Review: Ivan Divis, The Old Man's Verses 172
  Marguerite Itamar Harrison Review: The Underbelly of (Brazilian Society) Laid Bare: Nelson Rodrigues, Life As It Is: Selected Stories 180
  Carolyn Shread Review: Marceline Desbordes-Valmore, Sarah 183
  Lydia M. Oram Review: An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century Women's Poetry from Spain: In English Translation, with Original Text 187
  Lydia M. Oram Review: An Anthology of Modern Italian Poetry: In English Translation, with Italian Text 191

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