Spring 2015
23.1

The following is the Table of Contents from the Spring 2015 edition of Metamorphoses.
The complete edition, including the original language versions for the poetry, is available only in print.



  Thalia Pandiri In This Issue 12
  Melina Kameric

Translated from the Bosnian by Fatima Mujcinovic

Red Lace Lingerie

Shoes for the Oscars

Made in Yugoslavia

16
  Peter Rosei

Translated from the German by Ingrid Lansford

Story

22
  Yossel Birstein

Translated from the Yiddish by Adi Mahalel

Between the Olive Trees

27
 

Luis Pulido Ritter

Translated from the Spanish by Tessa Erskine

An Illegal's Fantasy with the Butcher on the Corner

34

  Ginés S. Cutillas

Translated from the Spanish by Heather E. Higle

A Domestic Story

A Small Problem

37
  Ingeborg Bachmann

Translated from the German by Linda Baker

I Too Have Lived in Arcadia

1978 by Piper Verlag GmbH, Munich)

39
  Faroe-Islander Saga

Translated from the Old Norse by Robert Painter

Chapter 7: "Standoff at Little Dimum"

41

  Naveed Alam Shah Hussain: Translations & Conversations 44
  Shah Hussain Translated from the Punjabi by Naveed Alam 46
  Naveed Alam

Conversations with Shah Hussain

51
  Kiki Gounaridou, Joel Tansey Isabelle Sbrissa's Swiss-French Theatre of Abstraction 57
  Isabelle Sbrissa

Translated from the French by Kiki Gounaridou and Joel Tansey, with Rosine Schultz

Crossing the Desert

59 
  Ruy Belo

Translated from the Portuguese by Alexis Levitin

Anniversary Mass

The Grandeur of Man

Misery and Grandeur

84

 

From Cantares Mexicanos

Translated from the Nahuatl by David Bowles

A Cradlesong

88

  Salvador Espiru

Translated from the Catalan by Joel Graham

37 - xxxvii

39 - xxxix

40 - xl

98
  Zaharia Stancu

Translated from the Romanian by Arnold Johnston, Deborah Ann Percy, and Dona Rospu

Come with Me

102
  Ihor Pavlyuk

Translated from the Ukrainian by Steve Komarnyckyj

The Bread of Childhood

108
 

Juan Del Valle Y Caviedes

Translated from the Spanish by G.J. Racz

Punctuated Verses

110

  Garcilaso De La Vega

Translated from the Spanish by G.J. Racz

Letter to Boscán

112
 

Mahieu Le Juif

Translated from the Old French by Samuel N. Rosenberg

Por Autrui Movrai Mon Chant

Par Grant Franchise Me Convient Chanter

118

 

 

148

 

François Villon

Translated from the French by Samuel Danon

Ballade: A Prayer To Our Lady

Ballade to his Girlfriend

126

  Henning Ahrens

Translated from the German by Mark Herman and Ronnie Apter

Milk

Reins

Legends

Rain

Pub

132
  Jürgen Becker

Translated from the German by Ingrid G. Lansford

Andrew Wyeth Paints a Sound

138
  George Seferis

A New Verse Translation from the Greek by Miltiades Matthias

Discourse on Love

142
  Potato Brother (Yu Kuichao)

Translated from the Chinese by Josh Stenberg

A cruel kind of a process

150
  Moon Tae-Jun

Translated from the Korean by Chae-Pyong Song and Darcy L. Brandel

Old Mother

When Rain Is About to Come

Passing through the Tunnel

154
  Tribute to Chae-Pyong (J.P.) Song, 1960-2013 by Darcy L. Brandel 158
  Meir Aron Goldschmidt

Translated from the Danish by Ingrid Lansford

Henry Cecil and Sarah

160
  Tanizaki Juni'chiro

Translated from the Japanese by Jason Morgan

On Laziness

165
  Naka Kansuke

Translated from the Japanese by Masako Inamoto

The Old Man Who Makes Flowers Bloom

182
  Dazai Osamu

Translated from the Japanese by Owen Cooney

Chiyojo

192
  Nam Cao

Translated from the Vietnamese by Quan Manh Ha

Bright Moon

204
  Francisco De Castro

Translated from the Spanish by Glenda Y. Nieto Cuebas and German E. Vargas Ramos

Interlude of the Witches

212
  Larry Tremblay

Translated from the French by J.T. Townley

What Ever Happened to Aurélien Latour?

232
  David Ball Review: Henri Droguet, Clatters 238
  C. John Burk

Review: Tahsin Yücel, Skyscraper

242

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